Night and Day: Zagreb

After visiting the Plitvice lakes national park we finally arrived in Zagreb in the evening. Tania had read about this museum she wanted to go to, the Broken Relationship Museum, and it was going to close soon, so we headed that way. Visually, Zagreb is a mixture of straight-laced Austro-Hungarian architecture and rough-around-the-edges socialist structures, its character…

Plitvice Lakes

We continued our drive to Zagreb but first stopping for the day at the beautiful Plitvice Lakes. The Plitvice Lakes National Park is one of the oldest national parks in Southeast Europe and the largest national park in Croatia. In 1979, Plitvice Lakes National Park was added to the UNESCO World Heritage register. There are…

What The Hell Is A Sea Organ?

We continue our journey through Croatia with a really quick stop in the town of Trogir. This town was recommended by a couple of people we’ve met along the way so we had to check it out. The historic city of Trogir is situated on a small island between the Croatian mainland and the island…

Pakleni Islands And The Blue Cave

Today we took a fast boat to take us to the world famous Blue Cave! This natural wonder cave is a must see for every tourist visiting Croatia. The full day tour included many stops in several of the 1246 total islands in Croatia. But because all looked the same, there was a sense of…

Be nice, lets Split it!

After getting dropped off at Split by the ferry, we quickly found a luggage storage to keep our bags for a few hours. Our Airbnb was not ready yet, but we started to explore the city. We ended up walking around a local market where you could find a lot of Prosuto shops!  We grabbed a…

Korcula Wine Region

And we arrived at Korkula, it is the second most populous Adriatic island after Krk,  and the most populous Croatian island not connected to the mainland by a bridge! Our Airbnb host was waiting for us at the terminal, she was super nice and quite a character and helped the strongest of the group (Nadeem) to carry…

The Elaphiti Islands

Today we booked a boat to take us all day around the Elaphiti Islands.  The Elaphiti Islands or the Elaphitesis a small archipelago consisting of several islands stretching northwest of Dubrovnik, in the Adriatic sea. Our original plan was to book a boat with more people, but because we had to take a ferry to Split that…