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Velenje Castle and Velenje
Wandering Velenje Castle

Velenje, Slovenia is not the first, second, or even third place you consider visiting, but…

things to do in lake bled
Ljubljana to Lake Bled Day Trip

The most common questions tourists have when coming to Slovenia are probably ‘Can I do…

Wandering Magical and Medieval Koroška

Koroška is the smallest region in Slovenia, along the northern border with Austria and just…

mangart Slovenia
11 Amazing Things To Do In Western Slovenia

The region of Primorska begins in the Julian Alps and covers Western Slovenia to the…

kraški pršut and teran tasting
Exploring Kras: Kraški Pršut at Pršutarna Ščuka

Suddenly, Jaka and I found ourselves driving through tiny Slovenian Karst towns built of stone.…

Goriška Brda Šmartno
Goriška Brda: The Wine Capital of Slovenia

Goriška Brda, or commonly referred to as Brda, is one of the smallest wine-growing regions…

Fusine Lake Italy
An Alpine Day Trip from Lake Jasna to Mangart

A few weeks ago Jaka surprised me with a little itinerary that he put together…

flowers along the coast in Marina di Pisa
Marina di Pisa: The Sacred Tuscan Beach Town

If you are asking yourself “are there beaches near Pisa?” the answer is YES! Marina…

view of piran slovenia
Piran: The Perfect Day Trip to the Slovenian Coast

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

hellbrunn trick fountains
Hellbrunn Palace and Trick Fountains in Salzburg

I must be one of the few people to visit Salzburg who has never watched…

ljubljananica river
Wandering Ljubljana Guide

My first visit to Ljubljana was in 2015, it was cold, dark, and gray but…

otočec castle, dolenjska slovenia
11 Unique Things You Can Do In Dolenjska

Dolenjska is a region located in southeastern Slovenia. Sometimes also written as Lower Carniola in…

Snow in Rakitna Slovenia
A Snow Day in Pokljuka, Slovenia

As a born and raised Pennsylvanian I have seen my fair share of snow and…

Škofja Loka Castle Slovenia
Visiting Škofja Loka Castle in Slovenia

Let me tell you about my new favorite castle in Slovenia, the Loka Castle in…

smarna gora, hikes near ljubljana slovenia
Hiking Šmarna Gora for Panoramic Views

For one of my New Year’s resolutions I want to be in nature more. I…

best travel moments 2018
My 5 Favorite Travel Moments of 2018

Follow my blog with Bloglovin 2018… you were an intense one! Anyone else? I didn’t…

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…

bogensperk castle slovenia
3 Castles You Can Easily Drive to from Ljubljana

Anyone who knows me, knows I love a good castle. Hell, I love any castle.…