The Black Forest or Schwarzwald in German, is famous for cuckoo clocks and cherry gateaux and we loved our time here. This was the last stop in our Europe road trip, before making our 10 hour journey home, to wet and windy England and having a rest. We rented an apartment in Bad Peterstal Greisbach […]
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Slovenia is one of the most beautiful countries we’ve visited. The scenery is breathtaking, the food delicious and the people very friendly. Its a hidden gem! We stayed for 3 nights in a guesthouse near Lake Bohinj and planned to spend a day around Lake Bled and a day by Lake Bohinj. These two lakes […]
After seeing some breathtaking photo’s of this National park, we were worried it wouldn’t live up to our expectations…. no need to worry, this place was stunning! We spent 2 nights staying nearby in a lovely guesthouse in Rovinj and so had a full day taking in everything Croatia’s biggest National Park had to offer. […]
In 1986, Skocjan Caves were entered onto the UNESCO’s list of natural and cultural world heritage sites. The caves were simply incredible, if you visit Slovenia, don’t miss this! We paid 20 euros each (September 2013) and did the combined tour of the underground canyon and followed the river underground. The canyon is a guided […]
Our trip around Europe wouldn’t have been complete without a few nights in Venice, Italy. Venice, known as the ‘floating City’ or ‘City of Bridges’. It’s somewhere we’ve wanted to visit for a long time, and it didn’t disappoint! We ditched our car and rented an apartment in the Cannaregio area, and spent 4 nights […]
Are you the kind of person that likes to visit ‘unusual’ destinations? Do you fancy having a guided tour around the world’s most secretive state, often misunderstood and mystified by the press? We would, in fact, we tried to work this deal into our China itinerary, but it proved to be impossible. To travel North […]