Heaven on Earth is the Soča Valley

We’d seen photos. We’d heard rumors. But we were not prepared for the angelic emerald blue of the Soča River, and the majesty of the Julian Alps towering above the Soča Valley. After our two day trek up and down Triglav, Slovenia’s tallest mountain, we nestled ourselves in the famous valley that many have never…

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The Climb – Triglav

Perched on a bed of sharp limestone scree, I braced myself against the fierce, cold air racing past us on the dramatically angled mountain face. My blood pounded in my ears and the fog of my deep breaths swirled around my face, clouding my sunglasses. The only sounds occasionally interrupting the deafening silence were the…

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Cotswold Cycling

One of the obvious perks of moving to London was the travel opportunities. We weren’t just excited about hopping on the supposed £20 easyjet/Ryanair flights to Europe (American readers – these are REAL). We were also eager to explore England – via train, bike, and car. We are also fortunate enough to have no time…

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Explore Edinburgh Like a Local

If there’s one city that I could live in for the rest of my life, it’s Edinburgh. After living in London for the past few years, Mike and I have become pretty confident that we’d eventually like to live in the woods somewhere (Maine, Isle of Skye, Hawaii’s Big Island, who knows?!). We find cities…

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