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Plitvice: Land of the falling lakes

CROATIA | Tue, 30 Oct 2018 | By shire_girl | Views [418]

It was this place that first captured my interest. It is the reason I know where Croatia is. The highlight of this place is simply, or incredibly the lakes. It’s hard to put into words what a photo can say, and even then it’s hard to truly ... Read more >

Tags: croatia, hiking, plitvice

Croatia - Natural Wonders

CROATIA | Wed, 17 May 2017 | By guild_family_of_3 | Views [897]

NATURAL WONDERS While in Croatia we visited two of the national parks and they were even more stunning than I imagined. The first park we visited was Krka National Park. In my dreams I have never imagined so much water in one place. Croatia is a very ... Read more >

Tags: croatia, krka, national parks, natural wonders, plitvice

Croatia - The Food

CROATIA | Wed, 17 May 2017 | By guild_family_of_3 | Views [1913]

THE FOOD The food we tried was generally pretty simple, but incredibly well done and inexpensive. A cheap “fast food” meal of sandwich and fries cost about 20 Kuna which is about $3. A three course meal at a nicer restaurant cost between ... Read more >

Tags: croatia, cuisine, food

Croatia - The People

CROATIA | Wed, 17 May 2017 | By guild_family_of_3 | Views [797]

THE PEOPLE  The people in Croatia were a mystery to me at first. I had heard many people say that Croatian people were some of the friendliest they had ever met, but as we walked around Zadar there were very few people smiling and no one really ... Read more >

Tags: croatia, people, zadar

Croatia - The Cities

CROATIA | Wed, 17 May 2017 | By guild_family_of_3 | Views [755]

THE CITIES Zagreb My first impression of Croatia was “Wow, it sure is quiet and serene for being at an international airport?” We were surrounded by lush greenery and only one road that we could see. It was beautiful! My second impression ... Read more >

Tags: cities, croatia, split, zadar, zagreb

Croatia - The Journey

CROATIA | Sun, 14 May 2017 | By guild_family_of_3 | Views [748]

THE FLIGHT Holy crap!! We survived, and we did it quite well I say. 25 hours from Auckland, NZ to Zagreb, Croatia. Thank god we weren’t flying with any of the US airline companies. Qatar airways was so much more enjoyable in every aspect than ... Read more >

Tags: croatia, qatar airways, zagreb airport

Bohemian Trek

SLOVENIA | Thu, 2 Jun 2016 | By tiltingwindmills | Views [346]

Croatia - 28 May The second Busabout tour got off to a rough start when myself and one of the other girls missed the tour departure in Split. We had arrived into Split Friday night and slept that night on the boat. I had thought we had Saturday ... Read more >

Tags: austria, croatia, czech republic, lake bled, prague, salzburg, slovenia, split

The Dalmatian Coast

CROATIA | Sun, 29 May 2016 | By tiltingwindmills | Views [623]

What do you get when you combine 1,800 km of turquoise coastline, pirate costumes, a wicked case of the sways, and 24 awesome people? An amazing 8 days sailing the Dalmatian Islands of Croatia from Dubrovnik to Split with Busabout. Once again the group ... Read more >

Tags: croatia, dalmatian coast

Dubrovnik, Croatia

CROATIA | Sun, 22 May 2016 | By tiltingwindmills | Views [382]

Friday, 20 May We arrived into Dubrovnik late in the afternoon, then went out for a final farewell dinner together, before touring the old town with a local guide. The old town is completely inclosed by a thick fortress wall which can be walked ... Read more >

Tags: croatia, dubrovnik

Looking for Croatia and Seeing Myself, and the Numbers

CROATIA | Thu, 19 May 2016 | By wanderlustgail | Views [481] | Comments [2]

Why Croatia? Trundling through the Austrian Alps, I was excited to finally see Croatia, a country that had been calling to me for some time, even before the sabbatical began to take shape. The pleasure of solo travel had worn thin in the preceding ... Read more >

Tags: balance, budget, croatia, enough, red rooftops, sabbatical, solo, travel, zagreb

The Bus Journey Begins

SERBIA | Sun, 2 Aug 2015 | By the_life_of_lady_laura | Views [444]

The Balkans is not a region of the world that I ever really saw myself visiting, so when I went to book myself in to a tour of Eastern Europe with the idea of exploring Prague, Budapest and Austria I was a bit stuck when I found out that it was booked ... Read more >

Tags: balkans, bosnia and herzigovina, croatia, europe, montenegro, serbia

Get Your Game of Thrones On

CROATIA | Fri, 29 May 2015 | By tanjajp | Views [1891]

I get asked about seeing to Croatia loads. It’s my co-homeland, along with Australia and I travel here a lot. Recently, Fern, a Kiwi friend said she was coming, so I came up with points #2, #3 and #4 for her. I also ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, croatia, dubrovnik, gameofthrones, plitvicelakes, split, zadar

Sailing a Chartered Gulet in Croatia

CROATIA | Fri, 3 Apr 2015 | By gulet | Views [1135]

Croatia is a European country, whose coast lies on the Mediterranean. It is very popular with tourists, especially during the summer season. Explore the Croatian Adriatic by chartering a gulet and experiencing the best the coast can offer! Gulet ... Read more >

Tags: croatia, gulet

A nice day to relax

CROATIA | Thu, 9 Oct 2014 | By schmodude | Views [402]

Today I woke up and went to the pharmacy in the morning to get something for my cough.  Then I went for some breakfast bacon and eggs on the Riva with Cameron and Nicole. Afterward we went back to the hostel and played some chess while the stuff ... Read more >

Tags: bacon, chess, croatia, figa, handmade pasta, split

Croatian Independence Day

CROATIA | Wed, 8 Oct 2014 | By schmodude | Views [637]

I had a nasty cough when I woke up this morning. I must have caught whatever Cameron had earlier. In the morning I tried to run down to the pharmacy for some cold medicine. That is how I found out the 8 th of October is a national holiday in Croatia ... Read more >

Tags: charlies bar, croatia, fife, ghetto, holiday, rakija, split, wow

Climbing things in Split

CROATIA | Tue, 7 Oct 2014 | By schmodude | Views [454]

In the morning Nicole, Cameron and I went down to the Riva walkway by the sea and had some breakfast at a nice café. I had a large Greek salad that was nice and refreshing since I was wearing jeans in the warm sun. After eating we went to a street ... Read more >

Tags: bell tower, croatia, roman, split, viewpoint

Gotta Split!

CROATIA | Mon, 6 Oct 2014 | By schmodude | Views [491]

I woke up for check out and some coffee this morning. It was time to head to the coastal city of Split. Cameron and Nicole were also headed to Split, so we meet up at the bus station and found our way. The bus ride was about 6 hours long, but went through ... Read more >

Tags: bus, cats everywhere, croatia, old town, roman, scenery, split, zagreb

Rakija in Zagreb

CROATIA | Sun, 5 Oct 2014 | By schmodude | Views [619]

Cameron was feeling little better in the morning and all three of use went back to the same square. There was an antique market happening because it was Sunday. So many vendors were selling things related to the rocky history of Croatia. It was a fun ... Read more >

Tags: chocolate, coffee, croatia, gloom, igor, music, wine, zagreb

Exploring Zagreb

CROATIA | Sat, 4 Oct 2014 | By schmodude | Views [494]

I had ordered breakfast for my first morning at the hostel when I checked in. For it I got to try two HUGE Croatia spiral meat or veggie pie things called Börek. They were both great, but I could only eat one. I had to wake up a little early in ... Read more >

Tags: coffee, croatia, dogs, mammoth, music, popcorn, trams, zagreb

Leaving Budapest for Zagreb

CROATIA | Fri, 3 Oct 2014 | By schmodude | Views [512]

I woke up this morning a little early to go buy train tickets to Croatia with Nicole. She and her friend, Cameron, happened to be travelling to Croatia on the same day, so we decided to travel together (there is only the one train to Croatia each day).... Read more >

Tags: buda, budapest, croatia, hungary, karlovacko crno, pest, slow train, zagreb

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