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Picking one of the Most Expensive Flowers in the World

This post is also available in our digital magazine, Issue 2, page 36. Saffron picking in Navelli, Italy Saffron crocus is one of the most expensive flowers in the world. If you are like most…

Teaching the Kids Global Lifestyle via Family Dinners

This post is sponsored by Ragú and you can visit Facebook.com/RaguSauce for easy recipe ideas. Want to know my secrets of teaching kids the global lifestyle, good eating habits and keeping our family together as…

Learning to Host Parties at Home like the Italians Do

If you have noticed, we are bringing you even more culinary focused travel posts here at Skimbaco Lifestyle this spring. Stay tuned for many more culinary travel stories, especially from Europe. I am a big…

Brilliant Game of Thrones Exhibition Opens In Stockholm mixing Fantasy & Real History

Game of Thrones new season starts The new season of the HBO TV series Game of Thrones will premiere on April 6th, 2014. I had an opportunity to hear some spoilers what is going to…

Montalbera: Italian Vineyard and Winemaker

A good glass of wine is always enjoyable, especially when surrounded by good food and good company. With that being said, I always love exploring, finding, and tasting new wines and learning about their heritage…

Memories of a lifetime: Rota das Estrelas Gourmet Festival kicks off in Madeira, Portugal

The Rota das Estrelas gourmet festival of 2014 kicked off in Portugal last week. Rota das Estrelas, “the Stars Route” is an annual gourmet food festival in Portugal, and this year the traveling festival with…

Picking one of the Most Expensive Flowers in the World

Saffron picking in Italy

This post is also available in our digital magazine, Issue 2, page 36. Saffron picking in Navelli, Italy Saffron crocus is one of the most expensive flowers in the world. If you are like most…

Teaching the Kids Global Lifestyle via Family Dinners

Teaching kids global lifestyle and importance of family dinners

This post is sponsored by Ragú and you can visit Facebook.com/RaguSauce for easy recipe ideas. Want to know my secrets of teaching kids the global lifestyle, good eating habits and keeping our family together as…

Learning to Host Parties at Home like the Italians Do

Party like Italians

If you have noticed, we are bringing you even more culinary focused travel posts here at Skimbaco Lifestyle this spring. Stay tuned for many more culinary travel stories, especially from Europe. I am a big…

Brilliant Game of Thrones Exhibition Opens In Stockholm mixing Fantasy & Real History

Game of Thrones Exhibition in Stockholm

Game of Thrones new season starts The new season of the HBO TV series Game of Thrones will premiere on April 6th, 2014. I had an opportunity to hear some spoilers what is going to…

Montalbera: Italian Vineyard and Winemaker

Italian wine

A good glass of wine is always enjoyable, especially when surrounded by good food and good company. With that being said, I always love exploring, finding, and tasting new wines and learning about their heritage…

Memories of a lifetime: Rota das Estrelas Gourmet Festival kicks off in Madeira, Portugal

rota das estrales gourmet food event in Portugal

The Rota das Estrelas gourmet festival of 2014 kicked off in Portugal last week. Rota das Estrelas, “the Stars Route” is an annual gourmet food festival in Portugal, and this year the traveling festival with…

On the Trail of Downton Abbey and Charming Movies Filmed in England and Scotland

Downton Abbey Highclere-Castle

My favorite movie locations on English Countryside If you travel to England there is no lack of things to see and places to go to – both new and especially historic ones. In my own…

Travel to Madeira, Portugal via Instagram #IGtravelThursday

Instagram travel to Madeira, Portugal

Greetings from the beautiful island of Madeira, Portugal. I would like to invite you to follow my travels and discover Madeira. I am staying at the Porto Mare hotel, part of the Porty Bay hotel…

Top Three Castles to Visit in Southern England

Windsor Castle

When planning a visit to England there are some places that end up in most visitors must-visit list: in London probably the guard change in Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, a West End musical, London…

Experiencing the Magic of Lapland in Rovaniemi, Finland

Magic of Lapland in 48 hours in Rovaniemi, Finland

I did a quick trip to city of Rovaniemi in January when I visited Finland as part of the Nordic Bloggers’ Experience. It had been almost 20 years since my last visit to Lapland, and…