Postcards from Monschau

    May 7, 2017

    If you are looking for a fairy-tale kind of German town, then this is the place for you. It is the most beautiful German town I have been to so far. I was told to visit this town, but I did not know what to expect. Once there I was totally absorbed by its charm. It is a small town, but so pretty and historic it takes your breath away. Continue Reading


    Vienna Bucket List

    The legacies of Beethoven, Freud, Klimt, and Mahler lure to this gracious old-world city, the least frenetic yet one of the most compelling capitals of Europe. Imperial and impressive, famous for its gemütlichkeit, its…

    May 1, 2017

    Ljubljana ZOO

    Ljubljana Zoo is situated under the Rožnik Hill, in a natural environment of woods and meadows about half an hour walk from the city center. It serves as the national zoo of Slovenia and…

    April 15, 2017

    Lindy Bop dress

    I first ran across Lindy Bop last year while looking for more moderately priced vintage-inspired dresses and I fell absolutely in love with lovely prints and quality of the dresses. Today I have a…

    April 9, 2017

    Ljubljana Dragon Carnival

    Ljubljana Dragon Carnival, locally known as “Kurentovanje” is an annual celebration, when locals wearing traditional masks and costumes “chase away the winter”. This celebration has been going more than 50 years and is held…

    April 6, 2017

    Venice Carnival

    Situated across a group of 117 small islands connected by more than 400 bridges over its 150 canals, Venice or “La Serenissima” (a name for Venice derived from the Italian word for “serene”) is…

    February 25, 2017