JB Restaurant: one of the 100 best restaurants in the world.

A wonderful week end in Ljubljana

The JB restaurant is in the centre of the Slovenian capital, in a beautiful building from the 1920’s. The creative mind in the kitchen is Janez Bratovz, the number one chef in Ljubljana. As well as leading the kitchen staff, he also manages the restaurant with the help of his family: his wife Nina (manager),…

Kozjansko: I continue my tour of Slovenia’s hidden corners and incredible sceneries

A journey where people become the main characters of their stories…

We’re not in Gorjanski, a place that people from Trieste know well, but further north-east, in the region of Kozjansko! I’ll tell you about my itinerary as I discover this lovely area, where I met wonderful people with fascinating stories. The first stop is a spiritual one, the Minor Friar Monastry of Olimje, where I…

A tour of Jeruzalem and Ljutomer in Slovenia

Here’s what I selected for you…

Some people think there’s not much to do in the north-eastern area of Slovenia, and that there’s not really much to offer except beautiful sceneries and uncontaminated nature. But they definitely need an update! To show how much this area has to offer, I’m going to share with you a lovely tour I took around…

A taste of tradition in Ljubljana

Here are a few characteristic places I discovered

I’ve always loved Ljubljana: as soon as I have some free time, I take a little trip towards this lovely city, hoping to discover something new. Today I’ll tell you all about some of the most characteristic places in town, where you can enjoy some traditional cuisine! If you’re looking for a Mc Donald’s it’s…

Hotel Bevanda, just a few meters from the sea

A stop in Opatija – Croatia

My journey to the discovery of Croatia continues! Last weekend my destination was Opatija, a famous Croatian seaside location with a long history of tourism, dating as far back as 1844. Opatija, also called “the old Lady”, the “Pearl of the Adriatic” or the “Queen of tourism” and Abbazia in Italian, is famous for its…

Rovigno and its local crafts

This is what I found walking around the old part of town …

I was really impressed by how helpful, kind and radiant the people I met walking around the streets of Rovigno were. As I walked in between the buildings, where shade is interrupted by spots of sunlight here and there, little streets where wooden doors alternate with cellars that have been turned into small boutiques of…

A wonderful weekend in Rovigno!

Are you choosing a Boutique Hotel in Croatia? I suggest the Hotel Monte Mulini!

The weekend needs to be a moment of pure relax for me, but often, if I decide to stay home, I end up working all day long and my house becomes a prison, so the best thing is to plan a weekend away. May is the best period for a little escape and I’m lucky…