Category Archives: Blog2017

WINE TOURS IN THE HEART OF SLOVENIA’S WINE COUNTRY

3 wine-growing regions in the wine country, 28,000 wineries, 52 varieties of grapevine, 2 million people, one, incredible wine tour   Whether you’re a wine connoisseur or someone who enjoys the odd droplet with their meal, a visit to Slovenia’s wine country may quickly transform you from the latter into the former. Why? Because wine […]

Around the World in a Beat: Transport Yourself Through Music

Music brings people together. Music is celebration. Music is healing. Music is self expression. If there’s one thing that can change the vibe during self isolation it’s music. If you’re starting to get restless inside, here’s a sampling to take you on an adventure around the world. All you need to do is sit back, […]

Taste of Travel

Parisian Macarons

Social distancing and working from home can be a huge strain on outgoing personalities such as most of the team members of Chloe Johnston Experiences. While on some days you’re tackling the video call presentation, skype hiring interviews, and looking after the household all at the same time, on other days, it can be hard […]

Travel in the Time of Social Distancing

Best Vacation Booking on a Budget

This year, it has been nearly impossible to travel. Social distancing has been especially tough since traveling is our first love. And if you have been following us long enough, you know that staying indoors is as difficult as not smiling at puppies and baby videos. Yes, Barked and Dodo videos have crowded our Instagram […]

SPRING/SUMMER WEEKEND GETAWAYS FROM PHILADELPHIA

Weekend getaways are perfect mini-vacations that give you respite after a jam-packed week. This year we are looking within to focus on domestic destinations.  Lonely Planet describes the USA as a watercolor masterpiece and for good reason. The authentic experience here is brimming with diverse landscapes: balmy beaches, overarching mountains, bluegrass, snow-capped peaks, open skies, […]

Top 10: Most Ravishingly Romantic Places In France

Top 10: Most Ravishingly Romantic Places In France

If you get the chance to visit France with your significant other, keep an open mind. You’d be doing yourself a disservice to put the Eiffel Tower at the top of your list when this country is filled with romantic places to visit. From coastal terraces to medieval fairytale towns, France is home to endless […]

Our Favorite Christmas Markets in the World

Christmas market

The spirit of Christmas is unforgivingly intoxicating. You can’t help but sit back, relax, and revel in the holiday joy. Being surrounded by swells of Christmas decorations, swathes of snow, fervent Christmas carols, and twinkling lights from bustling Christmas markets. Christmas shopping doesn’t always have to be stressful. Below are some of our favorite Christmas markets […]

Aprés Ski

Apres Ski

It’s finally that time of year when the holidays are in sight and the weather is getting colder.  It’s the perfect time to be thinking about booking a chalet for an Alpine escape.   Aprés Ski is the french term for all the activities that happen after a day on the slopes, although we have confirmed […]

God Save the Champagne From Climate Change!

Vineyard

Change is not something the French take lightly. Americans know that from our love affair with their traditional culture, an experience so foreign from our own.  But like it or not, there is one change happening quickly that they have no control over. Climate change.   There has been more and more information coming out about […]

5 Best Tea Rooms In Philadelphia

5 Best Tea Rooms in Philadelphia

Before diving into the best tea rooms in Philadelphia, we want to talk a look at the history. When tea rooms became popular in turn-of-the-century America, they were mostly owned and operated by women. As hosting and serving were an expected part of a woman’s work, this was an exceptional way for them to enter […]

Halloween Celebrations Around the World

Halloween Celebrations Around the World

Halloween is upon us, and we are all set to watch Hocus Pocus and Addam’s Family, carve pumpkins, and sip cocktails in our costume. But have you ever wondered about the origins of Halloween? Rumor says that the Celtic holiday of Samhain was the original Halloween. Locals celebrated the shift from summer to autumn, and […]

Etiquettes to Maintain During Wine-tasting

wine etiquette8

One of the most exciting off-the-beaten-path experiences that we offer at Chloe Johnston Experiences is wine-tasting. We find unique, hidden vineyards that pair intimate experiences with award-winning vintners in the trade. Albeit enthralling, such experiences can be overwhelming, especially for your first time. Additionally, wine tasting in different cultures and countries comes with their own […]