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Vis: The Best Island in Croatia.

With over seven hundred islands in Croatia it’s hard to choose which islands to visit. According to Wikipedia, there’s only forty seven that are inhabited so that helps a bit! Our favourite island in Croatia has retained it’s charm and resisted development. It has some of the best beaches in the country, has fabulous fresh seafood and […]

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Split’s Open Air Market

A quick stop in Split on our way to catch the ferry gave us the chance to wander around the city’s open air market, Split Pazar. Covered by a canopy of trees, the Green Market it is one of the prettiest markets I have seen. To savour the full array of produce you should go […]

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Sunday Snap: Rovinj

We’ve just spent nine days exploring the north western part of Croatia known as Istria. One of my favourite towns in the area was Rovinj. The old town of Rovinj was originally on an island but the channel separating the town and the mainland was filled in in 1763. A maze of cobblestone streets lined […]

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Sunset in Zadar

  “Zadar has the most beautiful sunset in the world, more beautiful than the one in Key West, Florida” These words were uttered by Alfred Hitchcock in 1964. Does Zadar have the most beautiful sunsets in the world?  I’ll let you decide! With music in the background from Zadar’s Sea Organ and the uninterrupted views over […]

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Historic Trogir

The Greeks, the Romans and the Venetians all contributed to make Trogir the wonderful medieval city that it is. UNESCO also recognised it’s history and culture giving the town world heritage status in 1997. Trogir is actually situated on a small island less than an hour north of Split. Greeks from the Island of Vis first settled […]

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