Sofia isn’t a city that would be described as beautiful. Sure it sits in a beautiful location at the foot Vitosha Mountain. And yes, there are some beautiful churches and lovely parks. But mostly it is a city that hides behind a grey Socialist facade.
This provocative (and hilarious) marble middle finger is L.O.V.E by artist Maurizio Cattelan. It stands tall outside the Italian Stock Exchange and is a brilliant example of what makes Milan so great. Milan is a vibrant, cosmopolitan and artistic city. Often when people plan a trip to Italy they head straight to the big three: …
Come summer my social media newsfeed will be overwhelmed with images of Lake Bled. Beautiful photos of it’s gothic island church and the rolling backdrop of Julian Alps (along with a few rowboat selfies, I expect).
When I told people that I was going to Vilnius, the majority stared back at me blankly. “Where is Vilnius?”, they asked. Well my friends, Vilnius is of course Lithuania’s beautiful capital.