Photo diary: Colourful streets of Colonia del Sacramento

This Uruguayan city was founded in January 1680 by Portuguese and later come into Spanish hands. Colonia del Sacramento is most known for having a Historic Quarter that is an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its well-preserved urban landscape is a mixture of Portuguese, Spanish and post-colonial styles. With lots of colours, wild flowers and old […]

Szentendre and Visegrád – best day trip from Budapest

Though Hungary is Slovenia’s neighbouring country, I admit I didn’t know much about its touristic sites beside Budapest and Balaton. So I was absolutely positively surprised when I visited Eger, Tokaj, Visegrád and Szentendre as a part of agritourism tour with my work. The latter two cities are together making a perfect day trip from Budapest.

Photo diary: Bologna’s porticoes in Christmas time

It is Christmas time in Bologna, Italy, and although the city isn’t as full of Christmas lights as one would expect their porticoes are amazingly decorated! Yes, they also have a majestic Christmas tree, lights above the streets, but porticoes with Christmas lights are the best part of Christmas time in Bologna for me. And […]