I just returned from spending 3 weeks in Croatia and it exceeded my expectations by far. I am a long-haul traveller so Europe is unexplored territory for me in comparison to other continents and I suppose because I feel its so close to home I rarely expect to be wowed...Croatia WOWED me! The landscapes, the beaches, the ancient cities, the...
Dubrovnik, Croatia
I have made it to Dubrovnik! I have waited for this for over a year as one of my best friends is getting married here and 70 of us are here for her wedding, its going to be a great week!! The Adriatic Sea forms a gorgeous blue backdrop to the city of Dubrovnik. The maze of cobbled streets in...
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Strasbourg Alsace runs from East to West and swept in its path is Strasbourg, a beautiful city close to the border of Germany. This region has a unique fusion of German and French culture and people are really warm and friendly. Strasbourg was calling! Just looking at photos of it bewitched me and wondering through the streets with all their...
FronteMare restaurant is nestled along Poetto Beach in Cagliari. It has a la fresco dining options or you can eat inside the beautiful glass beach house. The seafood is freshly caught daily and they display the daily catch which you can select from. The restaurant is upmarket and costs approximately $50 per person. We had some drinks on the deck...
best pizza in sardinia
  Had this place not been announced as 'the best pizza in Sardinia' by a local shop owner, we would have probably never thought to go in Il Porcile Pizzeria. Hidden in the backstreets of Cagliari, this little pizzeria leaves a lot to be desired when you first lay your eyes on it. It looks rundown and pretty dimly lit...
Chia Beach Sardinia
If you are visiting the gorgeous island of Sardinia, then Chia Beach is definitely a great day out. The most beautiful beaches are in Costa Smeralda also known as the Emerald Coast, we rented a car and drove up their for the day from Cagliari. Driving to Chia Beach Chia Beach is only one a half hours by car from Cagliari town. You...
Plitvice Lakes, Croatia
Plitvice Lakes National Park has been on my bucket list since I spotted some stunning photos of it on Pinterest. It has 16 terraced lakes which flow as waterfalls into a huge limestone canyon. Plitvice Lakes from Zadar I booked an early morning bus from Zadar's main bus station to Plitvice Lakes. It was around 100 Kuna for a return and...

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