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otočec castle, dolenjska slovenia
15 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…

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.…

snežnik castle
Snežnik Castle and the Disappearing Lake

There are many castles and lakes to choose from all across Europe and in Slovenia.…

24 hours verona italy
Exploring Verona, Italy in 24 Hours

If you just have 24 hours to explore Verona, Italy then you are in for…

Seven Sisters Chalk Cliff
The Seven Sisters Hike to Beachy Head

There are a handful of places that I have wandered that have left me speechless.…

hadrians villa tivoli
A Retreat from Rome: Hadrian’s Villa in Tivoli

About a half hour drive east of Rome is where you will find Hadrian’s Villa…