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Ljubljana

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I’ve come to the last entry of my Slovenia diary.  We stopped by Ljubljana by default since we had to fly back home from there.  There’s nothing much I can say about this city because 1) a city is a city … Continue reading

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Bled

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I love this town and I love the lake in this town! But when I want to talk about something I truly like or love, I tend to be at a loss for words or even worst, incomprehensible. All I can say … Continue reading

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Vintgar Gorge

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Our second day in Slovenia was mostly spent at Vintgar Gorge.  It is approximately 4 kilometers away from Bled and can be easily accessed by bus or taxi.  My friends and I opted to take a taxi for about €3,50 each one way.  … Continue reading

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Lake Bohinj

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I’m taking a short break from sewing to write about my recent trip abroad with friends.  I can’t believe it’s already mid June.  That means happy days will soon be here again.  Yay for two months of paid holiday! So it … Continue reading

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Side trip to Loket

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Before heading home to Prague from Karlovy Vary, we made a side trip to a charming town called Loket where a castle of the same name sits high and mighty on a hill.  We were blessed with a very good … Continue reading

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Karlovy Vary

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Last September 27, my husband and I celebrated our 10th wedding anniversary.  Yes, 10th!  Man, that makes me feel like a hundred years old. We chose to celebrate it in our own usual style , quietly,  in one of our … Continue reading

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Zvíkov Castle

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To pick up from my last post, let’s drive about 20 kilometers down Southern Bohemia to one of the prettiest castles in the country – Zvíkov. It’s quite unbelievable how this castle managed to be off my radar for almost 10 … Continue reading

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Chateau Orlík nad Vltavou

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I’ve been living in the Czech Republic for almost ten years now but it’s only recently when I heard of this château in Southern Bohemia called Orlík nad Vltavou.  My husband knew about it, of course, but he’s a local … Continue reading

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Czech summer: Fishing at Berounka

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Berounka is a river here in the Czech Republic that’s popular for canoeists.  My husband goes here quite often in summer and in early fall not for canoeing but for fishing. Sometimes I would tag along with a blanket and … Continue reading

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Forggensee, Alpsee and Calliope

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This post is the final installment of my Bavaria travel trilogy.  I just have to pay homage to a couple of lakes that add more beauty to this dreamlike side of Germany before I stop gushing about this place. One of … Continue reading

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