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Mosel Wine Cave Christmas Markets

It's NOT too LATE!! Christmas markets along the Mosel, still going on ~ full of light, romance, shopping and great eats! What's not to like?

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Visit Perugia, Italy ~

When I crave true Italy, I think of Perugia. This past fall, I visited Perugia again, making it my THIRD VISIT IN A YEAR! Yes, I love it!

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Istrian Peninsula ~ Slovenia

It looks a LOT like Venice but wait it's Slovenia - The mediterranean RIVIERA along the northern Italy, Slovenia and Croatia is full of beaches, sun and fun!

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sLOVEnia

I've heard all the chatter, I've read all the blogs, now it was time for me to discover for myself. This land of green in every shade, the warmth of its people and their amazing history will forever be etched in my heart.

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Discover Spring around Stuttgart

There are six seasons that we celebrate in Germany - spring is just one of my favorites. Here's some help for you to discover the prettiest of season's here around Stuttgart.

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Charming Dijon

I had not expected to fall in love with this part of Burgundy. So, I was pleasantly and wonderfully surprised to enjoy this amazing city, here are our highlights ~

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Touring the Mosel wine valley

What a great tour of the Mosel wine valley this past weekend, culminating with the Bernkastel-Kues wine fest...but I share a few more stories!

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Karlovy Vary…A Bohemian gem

Come discover why everyone from royalty to peasants have enjoyed the beauty and health of Karlovy Vary!

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Porto, Portugal…our OPorto!

Discovering the best of OPorto!

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5 days in Italy

When my parents decided to come to Germany for our son's graduation this month, I encouraged them to turn it into a two week visit so we could enjoy his celebration and also tack on a few days in "Bella Italia." My folks have visited me quite a few times over the years in Germany, however, we've never… Continue reading 5 days in Italy