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10 things to do in Ljubljana

10 things to do in Ljubljana

Ljubljana is a lovely city, and one that’s getting a lot of attention lately. It seems this Slovenian capital is popping up on must-visit lists everywhere, with travellers falling in love with the city’s food, architecture, culture, and people. So what to do once you’ve landed in this pretty place?...
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Ljubljana is the European Green Capital for 2016

Ljubljana is the European Green Capital for 2016

Over the past half-century, we have seen a major shift in society — mass rural to urban migration. Across the world, in almost every single country, significant portions of the population have left farmlands, villages, and small towns for bigger towns and megacities, in hopes of better prospects. Europe, for...
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24 hours in: Ljubljana

24 hours in: Ljubljana

Only have one day to see the Slovenian capital? Don’t fret, we’ve got you covered for the perfect 24 hours in Ljubljana. Be prepared, it involves lots of sightseeing, several cups of coffee, and a long night in one of the quirkiest neighbourhoods in town. Early morning (7 – 9am) Start...
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Photo of the Week: Coffee Time in Ljubljana

Photo of the Week: Coffee Time in Ljubljana

When it comes to taking that first sip of coffee in the morning, we love a good view! What better way to start the day off right than with a panoramic view of beautiful Ljubljana, Slovenia? This photo comes live from the pint-sized capital via The Local Takeover! Our local...
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40+ things locals say you should know about their cities when you visit

40+ things locals say you should know about their cities when you visit

There are some basic rules that follow travellers around wherever they go: watch out for pickpockets in tourist zones; negotiate a taxi rate before you get in the cab; when in doubt, don’t drink the water. But then there are some specific rules for each country, and even each city....
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Under-the-radar wine heavens for quenching your thirst

Under-the-radar wine heavens for quenching your thirst

Everyone knows the Napas and the Barossas of the world — places whose names are synonymous with one thing and one thing only: really, really good wine. The malbecs of Argentina, the ports of Portugal, the shirazes of Australia — it’s easy to think you’ve tasted the world when you’ve...
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Second time’s the charm in Venice

Second time’s the charm in Venice

I’m not a romantic. I don’t get carried away by whimsy, never bought a poster of Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s for my dorm room, and didn’t dream of being proposed to in Paris. I don’t think the romance languages are necessarily romantic (although I do speak them and...
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Travel trivia: February

Travel trivia: February

Want a quick workout for your brain? Test your travel knowledge against our cheeky little travel trivia quiz! There are “love locks” bridges all around the world, in cities like Prague, Rome, Ljubljana, Seoul, and NYC. But what city is home to the original love locks bridge? The maple leaf...
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7 Festivals Around The World That You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

7 Festivals Around The World That You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

We’ve all heard of Carnival, Coachella, and Oktoberfest, but the world is full of festivals, many of which we’ve never heard of. The good news is, the world is big enough for them all! Here are our picks for seven festivals around the world we bet you’ve never heard of....
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