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 […]

monkeys, affenberg, Villach, Austria, Carinthia

Japanese monkeys roam Austrian Affenberg

Austria is a fun summer destination Goblins like monkeying around. We spent very sunny Sunday near Villach, Austria.  Austria is famous for its skiing, but it is also a great summer destination. Numerous lakes, hiking paths, parks and festivals can keep anyone busy. Luckily, one of the part time goblins had to work on Saturday. […]

Where to change your baby’s diaper in Ljubljana?

Exploring Ljubljana with a stinky baby can be easily avoided. In the last months we tested quite a few baby changing facilities in Slovenia’s capital. Here is our list. Fell free to also use this list for ideas, where to go with a baby in Ljubljana. More locations will be added. 1.Tivoli park – Čolnarna […]

Italy, Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre road trip

Road trip time Cinque Terre in Italy has been on Goblinettes list for a long time. Five colorfull villages on the north-east coast of Italy were waiting to be discovered. We could get there from Slovenia in one day,but we decided on driving shorter distances every day and slowly exploring Italy. Getting around the five […]

Advent in Zagreb Christmas fair mishaps

Christmas in Zagreb. Almost. Goblinette finally made it to the Christmas fair Advent in Zagreb. It was voted best Christmas market in Europe two years in a row. Since Goblinette is attracted to bright blinking lights and loves gluh wine, she had to check Zagreb out. Not all in Zagreb went as planned. In fact, […]

Belgium, chocolate

Weekend in Belgium part.2

Have you read Part 1.? Our trip around Belgium continued… Culture in Antwerp We started next day early. We planned to see a lot more than we were actually capable of doing.  Since it was the heritage day in Belguim (24.4.2016) we visited one of the museums with free entrance. We chose MAS – Museum […]

graffiti, Ghent, Belgium

Weekend in Belgium part.1

Goblinette has lived in Belgium for a while. More than two years actually. That is just enough time to get used to some place and become more than just a tourist there. We decided to visit some of our favourite places and our friends living there. Sadly, there is a long list of people we […]

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 […]

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 […]