No Photos, Please

I remember squinting my eyes because of the sun. My brother nervously fidgeting. My Dad saying: ‘Just a second, it has to be perfect.’ That’s how we took photos, 20 something years ago. When my Dad had to buy the film for the camera, every photo was special. Today, we can snap a photo of…

Cool Kidz Pick: Best Photos of 2015

From the high solitary mountain tops to beautiful, peaceful beaches, we were very busy this year. As it comes to an end, we share 10 best photos of 2015, according to you. Here are the photos that were liked and commented the most on our Instagram profile @coolkidzcooltrips. Observing high mountain peaks on Mangart pass….

The Journey of Motherhood

If motherhood was a journey, then it is without a doubt the wildest one. From the first moment on it takes you to places you never thought existed, allows you to marvel at the most precious sights and turns your view of the world upside down. For me it is still both the best and…

Photo Friday: Starry Sky

The view as old as time. Generations of people have stood beneath a blanket of stars and stared in awe at the starry sky. It has beckoned us, like a siren’s call, you can’t help but look up. Gazing at the dotted landscape of the cosmos always offered me comfort, hope. It is Universe’s way…

Photo Friday: Logar Valley

As Slovenia celebrated its Independence Day, we took the day off and went exploring Slovenia’s gem –  Logar Valley. It is one of the most beautiful glacial valleys in Europe. 7 kilometers long, 250 meters wide and surrounded with mountain peaks more than 2000 meters tall. A terrific place for hiking or just gentle strolling,…

Photo Friday: Hvar Island

Secluded coves, historically rich towns, lush vineyards make Hvar island one of Croatia’s most popular destinations. It is known as an island of superlatives; the longest, the sunniest and the trendiest place in the Adriatic Sea. But I have gotten to know and fall in love with it its mysterious, secluded and serene side. Hvar…

Photo Friday: Beaches of Grado

Grado can be found in the Friuli Venezia Giulia region of Italy, on the Adriatic coast. It is often referred to as the “Golden Island”, due to the sandy beaches facing the South, but it’s connected to the mainland by a bridge. It stands in a unique lagoon and already the drive to the town…