Europe

Ljubljana

Slovenia Eats: Your Ultimate Guide To Ljubljana’s Culinary Culture

I’m an fan of getting to know a city through not only its food, but its purveyors and delicious small businesses. On a recent trip to Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital, I signed up for a tour with Ljubljananjam Food Walks, created […]

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Slow Travel: A Slovenian Countryside Homestay With A Curative Twist

I’m currently standing in a fragrant forest in Plave — a small village in Slovenia — lush with wild garlic, primrose and chives. Well, not really standing. Picking. With bent knees and basket in hand.

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Notes On Nostalgia, Love And Russian Food [Recipes Included]

After my mother passed away when I was 15, my grandparents took over guardianship. The one thing I remember most about grandma Katrina was she could always be found in the kitchen making her famous Russian Piroshki, meat and cabbage-stuffed […]