Look Back at 2012


A re-cap of what happened on The Monica Store Blog in 2012!

The blog covered four countries in 2012 with extensive travel tips and information from how to get to Bergamo, Italy to what to see and do in Krakow, Poland. See below for a review of what was covered in 2012 on the monicastoreblog!


Bergamo, Italy – a three part travel series on what to see in Bergamo including a special insider tip on where to eat in this famous Italian city for the best gelato!

Plus for the new photographs of Bergamo, Italy that are available as prints click here for Monica Goslin Photography.


Krakow, Poland – a seven part travel series on this fascinating Eastern European location with in-depth information on what to see from the main sites to the Jewish Quarter and more.

For travel photography of Krakow, Poland click here to see more of this amazing city at the Monica Goslin Photography website


Florida Tampa Bay – This was an extensive six part series covered the new Dali Museum, what to see and do in Tampa, where to eat in Ybor City, why you should visit Tarpon Springs, and an insider view at Heritage Village.

See the colorful photographs of Florida by clicking here for prints and more available at Monica Goslin Photography


The Lake District – This series covered both Lake Lugano and Lake Maggiore.

The Lake Lugano series included not just what to see and do but also a special feature on the Old Fish Jazz Band which happened to be playing in Lugano.

The Lake Maggiore four part series covers areas all up and down the lake, including an insider travel tip on the best location to see the greatest view of Lake Maggiore (click to find out where!).

* For photographs of Lake Lugano and Lake Maggiore that are available as canvas prints, framed photos and more… click here for The Monica Store.


Bellinzona, Switzerland – this post covers a beautiful town with three castles that makes for a lovely day trip


And finally 2012 included two surprise posts:

Trish’s Treats – I had the opportunity to take photographs for this new cookie company that makes the most delicious home-made and old-world cookies (click to find out more).

Sheep in Bryant Park – to read about why sheep were in Manhattan in 2012 click here.


Click on the above links to read more and check back later in 2013 for new posts, new adventures, and more travel information to come!