Vir: The Island in Croatia

Just on the edge of the northern part of the Dalmatia Coast lies the almost uncharted Vir Island.  When M first told me about where we were going, I obviously had no clue where that place was. I could've blame it on the fact that I am not a local but my inner expat voice wouldn't let me have that as an excuse. So to kick-off my knowledge journey, I asked M how to spell the name of the place and I was happy to realize that it was super easy to pronounce. Finally! Then I found out that is a very popular beach summer getaway for Slovenians, Hungarians, Germans, and … [Read more...]

Maximize your Month: August Goals & July Review


It's the begging of the month and that can only mean one thing: a fresh new start to accomplish all the things you want! So I'm joining in again on the Maximize Your Month link-up. Last time was so much fun, and I got some awesome support. I really want to thank you guys for that. Now let's start first with how July went. REVIEW of JULY GOALS Health  1| Go back to the ‘eat clean’ routine I didn't manage to do it 100%. You know how it goes with holidays. You have barbecues, food festivals, and vacations. So it was almost impossible to keep up with this regime during … [Read more...]

Friday Five: 5 Awesome Travel Blog Posts of the Week!

source The Tourist of Life

One of my favorite parts of the awesome expat/travel blogging community is each blogger's unique perception of life & travel. That is why I decided to share with you 5 awesome travel blogposts from this past week that gave me a different perspective and knowledge of some of the most wonderful places in the world. Hope you enjoy them as much as I did! 1| My Favourite Photos from a Year Abroad - A Different Piece of Sky Sara is a lovely lady from Canada who just finished her au-pair job in Germany after a year. Right now she is somewhere around Europe having the … [Read more...]

10 Things You Shouldn’t Miss in Ljubljana


Everything you have read about Ljubljana so far is true. It is really one of the most underrated capitals in Europe, and its picturesque & peculiar charm will win your heart immediately. Most tourists arrive here because they are just passing by with no expectations but end up experiencing a really nice surprise in return. Though it is small, it's definitely a place with lots of interesting things to do. Here is my take on the top 10 things you shouldn't miss in Ljubljana. 1// Visit the Ljubljana Castle Right in the heart of the city lies the Ljubljana Castle, … [Read more...]

SLOVE-Ly Pictures 27.07.15: Summer Holidays Galore


To be honest with you guys, I sometimes enjoy the procrastination summer brings. Like many of you, I had plans, to-do lists, and a million mini projects that I thought I would finally get around to do with all this time in my hands. I haven't of course. But I don't regret it one bit, I have managed to do 6 things off my summer bucketlist and that is already good. I have 4 more weeks to go and I might get a chance to complete them. In my meantime, here is a glimpse of what I have been up to this summer. I indulged on some really good Mexican treats from back home. … [Read more...]