Swimming and camping by the Kolpa river

Summer in Slovenia is in full swing. Most locals and tourists migrate to the sea coast or to the local lakes. We chose to swim in a river for a change. River Kolpa is located in the southern region of Slovenia and is one of the warmest rivers in Slovenia. It was less than two […]

cheese, Sardinia, Italy

Sardinia road trip and camping

Camping with a toddler and a preggy on an  Italian island? It was fun. The only problem was the weather. When is perfect time to visit Sardinia? At the beginning of May 2018, we managed to get one one day of swimming and lots of rain. Some of the attractions we planned to visit, were […]

Trieste with a toddler

Road trip with a toddler time. Let’s go to Trieste. Sadly, time before presidential elections is always the best time for road works. We spent 2 hours of our trip in a congestion in Slovenia. Some toddlers love sitting in a car and playing quietly. Our, sadly, doesn’t. We had toys, snacks and were singing […]

rose, Tivoli, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Second 5 free things to do in Ljubljana

Ljubljana has a lot to offer. Have you read our First 5 free things to do in Ljubljana? Go on a free walking tour around Ljubljana There is no such thing as free lunch, they say. You don’t have to buy tickets to participate, but you are expected to tip the guide at the end. […]

Scotland, travel, nature

What to do in Scotland?

Scotland, land of green grass, sheep and men in skirts. Or so we have thought before we visited. What are our favorite memories of Scotland? Well, weather didn’t make it on our list. Drive on the James Bond road All James Bond fans remember the seen in Skyfall where James drives his Aston Martin trough a […]

Questions or comments we hate on budget travel

I love going on a budget trip and I love coming back. But comments from some of my friends really piss me off sometimes. Have you ever heard any of those? 1. You have too much money. I don’t earn much so I can’t travel. What is budget travel? When I was making the most […]

cake, Valencia, heart cake

Short break in Valencia part.1

We were tired of the too long winter, so we decided to visit a country with a warmer climate. Since we are cheap and mostly close to broke, we checked special offers online. Valencia in Spain looked promising. We have been to Spain a few times, but, since it is absolutely huge, there are lots […]

fly, birds, Flying

How to enyoj flying more?

Most of the longer trips start with buying plane tickets. But not everyone enjoys flying so much. Of course we could go on a road trips more often. Doing a few hundred kilometres with car and losing a few days of holidays before you even arrive at the wanted destination, can be a problem. Don’t […]

Castle, sea and romantic walk in Trieste

Romantic Trieste? Trieste romantic? When I think of romantic places, Trieste in Italy is not usually on my mind. I saw a few commercials for romantic stays there and I was a bit sceptic. Actually, for me it was allways more a place to go shopping to, or to catch a plane from the Trieste […]

Ljubljana, Ljublanica river, boat, winter in Ljubljana

First 5 free things to do in Ljubljana

Are you in the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana, and looking for things to do on a budget? Here are some ideas. 1. Visit Ljubljana open market You can get fresh produce in an open market under famous Plečnik’s Arcades at the River Bank and there is also an indoor market area at Pogačarjev trg 1 […]