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Slovenia’s Ljubljana – Top Tips for Family Travellers

Follow I recently returned from a weekend in Ljubljana with my three kids and I was wondering prior to the trip if it was a bit too crazy to do a city-break at sub-zero weather in winter with the…

Culinary Postcard: Make Crêpes like in Paris

Follow Crêpes like in Paris Crêpes are the comfort food of my childhood, and the childhood of my children. They are tasty thin pancakes, that are much less sweet than what pancakes typically are. The…

Hotel Review: History Comes Alive in Antiq Palace Hotel & Spa in Ljubljana

Follow Ljubljana comes with an interesting history starting from early Roman influence to Italian and Austrian ones, and that is reflected in the town’s building style with Baroque Venetian style being very dominant. Amazingly, one of these…

Sometimes on Your Travels You Reach the Mountain Top

Follow My Skimbaco moment in the mountains of Italy Guest post by Carolyn Cruze The air is misty and cool. It is the kind of fresh that you can only get when you’re over 4,000…

Paris Flea Market Style as Home Decorating Inspiration

Follow The Skimbaco Philosophy on Saving & Splurging I am a big believer that you can live life to the fullest on any budget. I love to splurge on things, but I equally love saving…

Experiencing Luxury Shopping and Fashion in Paris

Follow Everyone on the Skimbaco team loves Paris without a doubt from Katja’s love of Christmas Markets to Reeta’s enjoyment of site seeing and walking tours. I love Paris as it acts as an artistic…

Slovenia’s Ljubljana – Top Tips for Family Travellers

Ljubljana river

Follow I recently returned from a weekend in Ljubljana with my three kids and I was wondering prior to the trip if it was a bit too crazy to do a city-break at sub-zero weather in winter with the…

Culinary Postcard: Make Crêpes like in Paris

Crepes in La Marais in Paris

Follow Crêpes like in Paris Crêpes are the comfort food of my childhood, and the childhood of my children. They are tasty thin pancakes, that are much less sweet than what pancakes typically are. The…

Hotel Review: History Comes Alive in Antiq Palace Hotel & Spa in Ljubljana

Suite Antiq Palace

Follow Ljubljana comes with an interesting history starting from early Roman influence to Italian and Austrian ones, and that is reflected in the town’s building style with Baroque Venetian style being very dominant. Amazingly, one of these…

Sometimes on Your Travels You Reach the Mountain Top

sometimes in your travels... you reach the mountain top

Follow My Skimbaco moment in the mountains of Italy Guest post by Carolyn Cruze The air is misty and cool. It is the kind of fresh that you can only get when you’re over 4,000…

Paris Flea Market Style as Home Decorating Inspiration

Paris flea market style home decorating inspiration via @skimbaco

Follow The Skimbaco Philosophy on Saving & Splurging I am a big believer that you can live life to the fullest on any budget. I love to splurge on things, but I equally love saving…

Experiencing Luxury Shopping and Fashion in Paris

Luxury shopping tips in Paris

Follow Everyone on the Skimbaco team loves Paris without a doubt from Katja’s love of Christmas Markets to Reeta’s enjoyment of site seeing and walking tours. I love Paris as it acts as an artistic…

Food Adventure at the Christmas Market in Paris (and what not to do!)

Christmas time in Paris

Follow “We will always have Paris.” The famous movie line from the movie Casablanca. The line I have been thinking a lot the past week. I can’t believe I was in Paris just a few…

Top Exotic, Cultural, Culinary and Adventure Destinations for 2015

World awaist you, what are you waiting for? 15+ top cultural, adventure, exotic and culinary destinations to travel to in 2015 from the editor of @skimbaco

Follow Subscribe to Skimbaco Lifestyle I have officially moved back to the United States after living in Sweden for three years, and after traveling more in Europe. Expedia Viewfinder asked some of my favorite travel…

Family Travel Idea: Get Lost with Paddington in London

London Draycott Hotel area

Follow At Skimbaco, we love to find holiday gift ideas that enable you to explore the world. On January 16, 2015, the movie Paddington will be released in the U.S.  It is sure to be…

Slovenia’s Pure Nature Offers Great Adventures for All Seasons

1 Boating

Follow Slovenia, the little hidden gem next to Italy is well on its way on earning a great reputation for good food and award-winning wines, but it has so much more to offer – especially in terms of nature…