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Wednesday, August 16th, 2006

Inspiration: Lake Como, Italy: Stalking George Clooney

by Kristin Pedroja Lake Como is one of the most stunning parts of Italy. Tucked into the Alps that separate Italy from Switzerland, Lake Como’s shape resembles the legs and torso of a stick figure. At the base of the left leg is the town of Como, a bustling city with numerous hotels, lovely piazzas,

Monday, July 31st, 2006

Inspiration: Italy: Girl-Bonding in Venice

by Kristin Pedroja People usually associate Venice with romance, Casanova, and the melodious lull of gondoliers paddling lovers through the night. Whatever! I find Venice to be one of the most inspiring and fantastic places to visit,...

Thursday, June 22nd, 2006

Culture: Ljubljana, Slovenia: Slovenian Rhapsody

by Kristin Pedroja I’ve lived in Ljubljana for nearly two years, and I often find myself singing the praises of the nearby Croatian coast, or the proximity to Venice and southern Austria. But walking along the river...

Friday, March 10th, 2006

Culture: Montenegro: Mountains and Sea

by Kristin Pedroja My friend Hannah and I had tossed around the idea of a holiday in Montenegro for months. Both of us live in Slovenia, and living here inevitably opens up a curiosity about the other...

Friday, June 3rd, 2005

Inspiration: Europe: Travel Advice From A Savvy Expat

by Kristin Pedroja Kristin is obsessed with exploring. Perhaps it was her upbringing in Wichita that got her dreaming of yonder from a tender age, but wanderlust had her in its clutches as soon as she saw...