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Spend a day like the Royals: Visit the Drottningholm Palace in Sweden

Drottningholm Palace The Drottningholm Palace is about a twenty-minute-drive from downtown Stockholm, and makes a perfect day trip from the city. To make it an unique experience, you can also take a boat from downtown…

Take a Boat to this Modern Art Museum in Stockholm’s Archipelago

Take a trip to Stockholm’s Artipelag It is not often you visit an European capital and one of it’s most interesting modern art museum’s requires a road trip or a boat cruise and a hike…

Authentic Swedish Smörgåsbord on a Brunch Cruise in Stockholm’s Archipelago with S/S Stockholm

Cruise the Stockholm Archipelago I am currently working on my “Road Trip through Nordic Countries” notemap on Findery, and you can read also my post “Road trip tips for Denmark and Southern Sweden” on Huffington…

Travel like Hemingway, Fitzgerald and Kennedy: Experience the French Riviera at Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc

Ultimate Luxury in Cap d’Antibes It is no secret that the south of France is one of my favorite destinations in the world. I simply love the beach environment mixed with the slow-paced European lifestyle and…

Nomadic Newlyweds’ Top 10 Skimbaco Moments

Welcoming our new team members, Brooke and Wilhelm Genn of Nomadic Newlyweds. Learn more about Nomadic Newlyweds here in this mini interview! We are so excited to have Brooke and Wilhelm as part of our…

Discovering Irish Design

The Year of Irish Design What imagery does your mind conjure up when asked to describe Ireland? Bucolic scenes of deep emerald dotted with fleecy poufs of sheep wandering the countryside? This seems to be…

Spend a day like the Royals: Visit the Drottningholm Palace in Sweden

Drottningholm Palace - the luxurious residence of the King of Sweden

Drottningholm Palace The Drottningholm Palace is about a twenty-minute-drive from downtown Stockholm, and makes a perfect day trip from the city. To make it an unique experience, you can also take a boat from downtown…

Take a Boat to this Modern Art Museum in Stockholm’s Archipelago

Artipelag Modern Museum of Art in Stockholm's archipelago

Take a trip to Stockholm’s Artipelag It is not often you visit an European capital and one of it’s most interesting modern art museum’s requires a road trip or a boat cruise and a hike…

Authentic Swedish Smörgåsbord on a Brunch Cruise in Stockholm’s Archipelago with S/S Stockholm

Lunch cruise in Stockholm archipelago with S/S Stockholm - Authentic Swedish culinary experience

Cruise the Stockholm Archipelago I am currently working on my “Road Trip through Nordic Countries” notemap on Findery, and you can read also my post “Road trip tips for Denmark and Southern Sweden” on Huffington…

Travel like Hemingway, Fitzgerald and Kennedy: Experience the French Riviera at Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc

cap eden roc

Ultimate Luxury in Cap d’Antibes It is no secret that the south of France is one of my favorite destinations in the world. I simply love the beach environment mixed with the slow-paced European lifestyle and…

Nomadic Newlyweds’ Top 10 Skimbaco Moments

Romantic Travel Montenegro

Welcoming our new team members, Brooke and Wilhelm Genn of Nomadic Newlyweds. Learn more about Nomadic Newlyweds here in this mini interview! We are so excited to have Brooke and Wilhelm as part of our…

Discovering Irish Design

Discovering Irish Design

The Year of Irish Design What imagery does your mind conjure up when asked to describe Ireland? Bucolic scenes of deep emerald dotted with fleecy poufs of sheep wandering the countryside? This seems to be…

Finding Tea and Alchemy in Ireland

Camomile and Cake, The Willow Cafe Tea Room

Having Tea in Ireland was my Skimbaco Moment Guest post by Lara DiPaola of Chicken Nuggets of Wisdom. Tea is possessed of a special alchemy. My earliest memories of my paternal grandmother involve the gilded…

Coastal Spain in 10 Instagram Photos

lloret de mar beach

Greetings from Spain! I was a keynote speaker at the TBEX conference, the largest travel blogger conference in the world last weekend. The conference was held in Lloret de Mar, a coastal destination less than…

Slovenia’s Ljubljana – Top Tips for Family Travellers

Ljubljana river

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 littles…

Culinary Postcard: Make Crêpes like in Paris

Crepes in La Marais in Paris

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 dough…