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24 Hours in Salzburg, Austria

It might come as no surprise that Salzburg is as picturesque a town as they come. You’d sort of expert it from the place that brought Von Trapp’s “The Sound of Music” to our fantasy-driven brains. I’ve only been to Austria once (Vienna) —  but, I was completely charmed in our short 24 hours pretty Salzburg, the fourth largest city in Austria, and it had nothing to do with Mozart’s chocolate balls. Though I’m sure those are good too. It’s got…

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Why you should visit Lake Bled, Slovenia

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We finally managed to revisit Slovenia when staying in Villach, Austria for a few nights this month. I first wrote about our trip in  2011 and me and t-man were both itching to come back since it really has a bewitching effect on those who visit. I don’t know what it is about this country but I really love it here. Pristine lakes, beautiful countryside, nice people, mountains and great food – at a much lower price than her European neighbors. We…

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Why you should visit Villach, Austria

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If you happen to be friends with me on Facebook than you probably already know that me and t-man decided to escape January boredom and visit a picturesque town near the Italian border in Austria – Villach.  T-man has been talking about this town for some time so I finally took him up on this offer even if I wanted to be on a beach in Thailand {one day}. Wanting to make a road trip out of our four-day weekend, we…

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