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praetorian palace koper
11 Best Things to Do in Koper

It is often forgotten that Slovenia has a coastline. Tucked between Italy and Croatia and…

Photo Diary: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Before 2015 I never considered traveling to Slovenia, let alone imagine that one day I…

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3 Days in Budapest, Hungary

Are you heading to Hungary and wondering how to spend 3 days in Budapest? Perfect!…

Piazza Duomo Trento Trentino
A Weekend in Trento, Italy

Trento might not have been on your radar before, it certainly wasn’t on mine, but…

10 Unique Things to Do in Pisa

Pisa is located in Tuscany, a region in central Italy. The Arno river runs through…

Dubrovnik, Croatia
A One Day Guide to the Old City of Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik has been on my radar far longer than the existence of Game of Thrones.…

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Piran: The Perfect Day Trip to the Slovenian Coast

Piran is one of my favorite places in Slovenia. Known for its Venetian architecture and…

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How to Spend One Day in Ljubljana

Ljubljana is the perfect place to use as your base while exploring Slovenia. In just one…

bologna italy
Participating in Food Rituals in Bologna, Italy

When I say Bologna, Italy is underrated by travelers, I really, really mean this. Underrated…

miramare castle
Visit Trieste: A Guide from Ancient Rome to Modern Times

I cannot believe it has been over two years since I went to Trieste, and…

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5 Things You Can Only Do In Pittsburgh

If you find yourself in Pittsburgh sightseeing and want to experience something you can only…

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3 Days Wandering in Medieval Prague

What is traveling around Europe without some medieval history? I’m not sure it exists. Exploring…

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Fulfilling Childhood Dreams in Vienna

To visit Vienna, Austria has been a bucket list item for me ever since I…

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Traveling to Kraków, Poland: A Cultural and Gastronomical Pilgrimage

Kraków, Poland. I can remember it like it was yesterday, except that it was more…

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Taking My Mom Sightseeing in Venice, Italy!

Interestingly, two years later, I found myself booking an Airbnb for Venice, Italy. This time…

Stonehenge, England
Guide to an Epic Road Trip Through South West England

A few years ago I rented a car with a friend and took a really…

Four Days in Barcelona, Spain
Four Days in Barcelona, Spain

Mid-July 2015 I decided to go on my first completely solo trip to a different…

The Royal Palace Madrid Spain
Visit Madrid in 3 Days

I spent three and a half days in Madrid during my solo trip and thought…