Hi! Welcome to the Guide to The Monica Store Blog which has quick links to posts and makes it easy to find information. (You can also use the Archive tab to look for articles as well – search based on month and photo).
This blog is about travel and photography, an includes insider travel tips.
You can find travel tips for Italy, Portugal, Spain…. and more. Browse this list below and click on the city name for the link to that travel post:
Travel tips for AUSTRIA
– Innsbruck – Travel tips for the city
– Using the Innsbruck Card
– Mountains in Innsbruck – Seegrub
-Salzburg – The Salzburg Card
-Top 10 Sights to See in Salzburg
Travel tips for BOSTON, Massachusetts
–Part One about Beacon Hill
–Part Two about the Boston Library
Travel tips for CHICAGO, Illinois.
Travel tips for DUBROVNIK, Croatia.
Travel information for FLORIDA
– Dali Museum in St. Petersburg
– Henry B. Plant Museum in Tampa
– Visiting Downtown Tampa
– Visit Ybor City and get their via tram car
– Tarpon Springs – home of the sea sponge
– Heritage Village in Largo, Florida
Travel tips for Budapest, HUNGARY
– What to see in Budapest – 3 different day itineraries suggestions – click to start with day one.
– Learn about different Hungarian inventions
Travel tips for ITALY:
– Bergamo – two part series
– Bergamo – what to eat in Bergamo, Italy
– Bolzano – Otzi the Iceman
– Gufyland – Birds of Prey Sanctuary and Bird Show
– Castles to see near Bolzano
–Brescia – two posts about what to see and do in Brescia, especially for art history buffs
–Milan – visiting the Duomo and how to get there
–Milan – visiting the canal district – part one of a two part series
–Lake Como – general guide
—- Cernobbio – written by guest blogger Chiara from italylakes.net
—- Como, Italy
—- Bellagio, Italy
—- Gravedona, Italy (2 part series, click for part 1)
—- Laglio – written by guest blogger Chiara from italylakes.net
—- Small Towns on Lake Como, Italy (2 part series, click for part 1)
—- Varenna, Italy
—- Villa Balbianello on Lake Como, Italy
—- Locarno, Switzerland and how to get a great view of Lake Maggiore
—-Castle on Lake Maggiore – Rocca di Angera
—- Islands to visit on Lake Maggiore
—- Hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso
– Soave Castle
– Turin, Italy
—- How to get to Turin, Italy
—- What to see and do in Turin, Italy
—- Visiting the famous Car Museum in Turin, Italy
—- Going to Eataly in Turin, Italy
–VENICE – six part travel series
—- Murano Island – Venice, Italy
Travel tips for NEW YORK CITY:
–Bergdorf Goodman Holiday Windows
–Hispanic Day Parade
–Snow in the city
–Time Square and The Highline
Travel tips for PORTUGAL – click here for the link to the Travel Series on Portugal.
Travel series on KRAKOW, POLAND
– Fun facts about Krakow
– Main sights to see in Krakow
– Wawel Castle and Cathedral
– Visiting the University of Krakow
– Visiting the Jewish Quarter of Krakow
Travel tips for PRAGUE, Czech Republic:
–Main sites to see in Prague.
–Alphonse Mucha information Part One and Alphonse Much Part Two.
–Secret Gardens in Prague.
–San Francisco – tips on how to ride the famous cable cars
Click here for the SPAIN Travel series for links to travel posts on over 15 cities in Spain!
Travel Tips on SWEDEN
– About the iconic Swedish horse, the dala horse
– STOCKHOLM – how to get there, weather, travel tips
– STOCKHOLM – what museums to see Part one (two part series)
– STOCKHOLM – where to shop
– Carl Larsson – about the Swedish artist and how to visit his house/museum
Travel tips on SWITZERLAND
– Bellinzona – a town with three castles to visit
—- Downtown Lugano and where to shop in Lugano
—- Towns to visit around Lake Lugano