Back in August I was invited by the lovely team from Best Press Story to explore the Slovenien countryside, namely the region of Prekmurje. I had never been to Slovenia, which is such a shame considering it isn’t far from Austria and was very excited to see what Prekmurje had to offer. Continue Reading…
This year we were very late with booking our summer vacation. We didn’t have any idea where we wanted to go, we just knew we wanted sun, ocean and a nice hotel to relax. Luckily, months before I had signed up with the travel deal site Secret Escapes to receive their newsletter. I wasn’t paying much attention to the emails I was getting from them, until one lazy Sunday morning in bed, I opened an email with their newest offers. And jackpot! I had found the perfect hotel for us on the island of Lanzarote, Spain. Continue Reading…
Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year and my favorite season to visit New York City. As the city turns into a twinkling winter wonderland, the magic of the city is captivating. Here are a few reasons why I love New York City during the holiday season.
On our way to LA, we made a quick stop in Santa Barbara. We only stayed a few hours but fell in love with this little town. We explored Downtown Santa Barbara, visited Old Mission Santa Barbara and wandered along the beach.
After spending two nights in a shabby motel in Monterey, we resumed our road trip along California Highway 1 to Los Angeles. Along the way we drove through Big Sur, where we pulled over at Bixby Creek Bridge to take in the scenic view.
On our first morning in Monterey, we drove to the waterfront street, Cannery Row. It is a former location of sardine cannery factories and now a tourist attraction. We had a terrible cinnamon roll there but then I saw Pinkberry and it was all good! :)
We strolled around Cannery Row, deciding whether to visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium. In the end we decided not to go because we wanted to take the 17 mile drive and drive to Carmel.