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Why Supporting Local Tourism is More Important Than Ever Before

I have been avoiding writing about this topic explicitly, but it would be insincere to…

Eat Like Royalty in These Slovenian Castles

Can you imagine dining in a real castle? Sitting in the main dining room of…

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3 Days in Budapest, Hungary

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

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Best European Christmas Markets for Foodies

The season of European Christmas markets is around the corner and my favorite part of…

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A Weekend in Trento, Italy

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

Wandering Magical and Medieval Koroška

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

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11 Amazing Things To Do In Western Slovenia

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

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Goriška Brda: The Wine Capital of Slovenia

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

10 Unique Things to Do in Pisa

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

Neuschwanstein Castle
Visiting Neuschwanstein Castle

Visiting Neuschwanstein Castle is definitely marking one off of the castle bucket list. This has…

Mokrice Castle
A Weekend of Slovenian Castles

I am on a journey to visit and document as many Slovenian castles as I…

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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…

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Participating in Food Rituals in Bologna, Italy

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

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11 Unique Things You Can Do In Dolenjska

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

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A Brief Visit to Riva del Garda, Italy

About a year ago I had the opportunity to take a very quick road trip…

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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…