Archive for July 2016

10 Things To Do In Ljubljana, Slovenia (Plus Day Trips!)

I’ve been obsessed with Slovenia since my first visit to Ljubljana (just a day!) a few months ago, and fell even more in love with this stunning country when I returned and had the opportunity to experience Slovenia’s enchanting countryside. For those looking to find a charming European escape, Slovenia is an idyllic location. When…

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Finding Florence’s Most Unique Memento

If you’ve ever been to Florence, you know how difficult it can be to sift through all of the fake leather, mass produced products, and selfie stick vendors in the search of a perfect memento. As my time in Florence is beginning to wind down, I found myself in search of a truly unique reminder…

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5 Scenic Rooftop Bars To Hit In Florence

For the past several weeks, I have been on a mission to discover Florence’s best rooftop bars. This mission evolved into what was simultaneously the most fun and most expensive “research” I have ever conducted “for the blog”. After dragging various friends all over town in search of the perfect rooftop, I am finally ready…

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10 Hot Tips For Visiting Florence In The Summer

Florence is an incredible city, but summer temperatures and crowds of tourists can make a visit to this charming place straight out of the Italian Renaissance more of a hot mess than an ideal summer vacation. Here are some of my best tips to help you keep your cool while traveling and get the most…

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10 Italy Quotes That Will Give You Serious Wanderlust

Italy. Italia. A country that has inspired and intrigued the world since ancient Rome, and has continued to captivate millions of visitors for centuries. The history, culture, food, and wine leave an indelible impression on all who visit. In an attempt to describe my experience living in this crazy, beautiful country, I have collected 10…

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The Ultimate Guide To Visiting Slovenia’s Postojna Cave

In the past 200 years, Slovenia’s Postojna Cave has attracted 36 million visitors from around the world, and after my visit there, its not difficult to see why. Visitors to the country flock to Postojna Cave to see for themselves the natural wonder that lies there, 24 kilometers of incredible stalactites in all different shapes,…

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Living Local In Slovenia: What To Do And See In Bela Krajina

During my latest trip to Slovenia, I had the pleasure of staying at Big Berry luxury “glamping” camp in the Bela Krajina region of Slovenia (read all about it here). During my visit, the staff at Big Berry helped plan an incredible itinerary of things to do and see that let me explore Slovenia like…

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My Glamping Getaway at Big Berry Luxury Camp, Slovenia

After spending 1 year city-dwelling in Florence, Italy, there is one thing I’ve sorely missed…nature. A midwest girl at heart, I grew up just a short drive away from sprawling fields, farmland, lakes, and greenery as far as the eye can see. This past week, I had the opportunity to visit Big Berry, a luxury…

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