It's #britlove Saturday! Every Saturday Pommie Travels highlights something cool in Britain. I haven't made it to Russia yet on my travels, but St. Petersburg is definitely high-up there on my list of places to visit. I imagine myself with a fur stole around my shoulders...

Initially my friends and I hadn't planned to do a gondola ride in Venice. I'd heard all sorts of stories about how expensive it was and I didn't feel it was worth breaking the bank. It's the kind of thing you reserve for a romantic...

Whilst it's not often that I'm invited to masquerade parties, it's still nice to have a handmade Venetian mask just in case the invitation arrives. They're pretty sexy and make a great souvenir from your trip to Venice. The problem is, there are Venetian masks...

To get from Piran in Slovenia to Venice in Italy you have to take the bus from Piran to Trieste which takes about an hour and costs around 8 euros. There is no train station in Piran; the closest train station is Koper. The...

1% of Slovenia's territory is covered by vineyards and the country's second largest town, Maribor, boasts the oldest grapevine in the world. Therefore one of the things we were very keen to do on our trip was taste some wine. Our hostel owner at Alibi...

Whilst the Slovenian coast isn't known for its beaches, since the most you'll get is a patch of stones, Portoroz has it's own man-made beach. Not the best beach in the world, but it's good enough to lie your towel down on a lounger...

If you're staying somewhere on the coast in Slovenia, whether you're in Koper, Piran or Portoroz, it's very easy to take a day trip into Croatia. We rented a car from Hertz in Portoroz for three days and split the cost between three of...

The Postojna Caves were definitely one of the highlights of my trip to Slovenia. There are two sets of cave systems in Slovenia- the Škocjan Caves and the Postojna Caves. We rented a car from Hertz in Portoroz to make the drive to the Karst...