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EXPLORE SLOVENIA: 10 Reasons to stay at Garden Village


Thinking about heading to Lake Bled, Slovenia? You should definitely go! There is so much to do!! Row out to the island, visit Predjama Castle & the Postojna Caves, hike Vintgar Gorge, explore Bohinski Lake, visit the Bled Castle, or even plan a day trip to Ljubljana - you can find my Lake Bled Travel Guide HERE. Today I wanted to talk to you about where you should stay! We LOVED staying at ... Read the Post

EXPLORE SLOVENIA: The Postojna Caves & Predjama Caste


When planning our weekend to Lake Bled Slovenia I knew that one of our stops had to be to visit the famous Postojna Caves & picturesque Predjama Castle. We ended up stopping at them on our way home after we spent time exploring Bled Island, Ljublijana, and Vintgar Gorge as they are a little outside of town & en route back to our home in Italy. Both of these adventures are kid friendly (not ... Read the Post



Located just 45 minutes from Slovenia's Capital City Ljubljana is Lake Bled Slovenia. Probably one of the most picturesque places you will ever see - everywhere you look around the lake looks like a whimsical storybook setting. Nominated as one of the Seven New Wonders of the World it is easy to get lost in the beauty of Lake Bled. During our '4 day weekend' getaway we decided to spend a day ... Read the Post

Explore Slovenia: Vintgar Gorge


I cannot believe we are only a few hours drive away from Slovenia! With a 4 day weekend we decided to go explore the Lake Bled area & are so glad we did! This was a great family friendly area with plenty of things to see and do during the quick break - it was just the right amount of time & we ended up lucky with NO rain even though it was forecasted to rain the entire weekend. The ... Read the Post

Explore Italy – Parco Delle Cascaste

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The Park of Waterfalls (or Molina Waterfall Park) is located in the town of Molina and is open all year with gorgeous waterfalls everywhere you turn and a very family/kid/animal friendly feel. While you cannot enter the water, the mist cools you down & there is a zip line that you can ride in to get an amazing view from above! We spent several hours trying to find all of the waterfalls - when ... Read the Post

The Vienna Flexi-Pass with Kids


We had a blast exploring all around Vienna, I think my favorite was the National Library, but I also really enjoyed touring the catacombs under the Cathedral & visiting the Zoo which was Presleys favorite! While researching about our trip to Vienna I came across THIS helpful blog post about the Flexi Pass vs. the Vienna Card and decided that for us the Flexi Pass would be worth it for our ... Read the Post