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  • 37 Photos Of The World’s Most Beautiful Waterfalls: Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

    37 Photos Of The World’s Most Beautiful Waterfalls: Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

    Mar 13, 2015 Croatia

    We didn’t have many plans while staying in Croatia, but the Plitvice Lakes National Park was a must. This stunning park is famous for the Plitvice waterfalls, which are claimed by many to be the most beautiful waterfalls in the world. Take a look at our f…

  • 3 Things To Do In Dubrovnik (But You Can Skip #3)

    3 Things To Do In Dubrovnik (But You Can Skip #3)

    Jan 22, 2015 Croatia

    You know those ambitious lists of things to in Dubrovnik that are designed to inspire your next holiday on the Adriatic coast… they are jam-packed with with 10 or 15 or even 20 items. It can be very overwhelming! So I’ve kept it simple this time and reduc…

  • Eurail Pass On The Ultimate Europe Train Trip: 8 Countries In 50 Days

    Eurail Pass On The Ultimate Europe Train Trip: 8 Countries In 50 Days

    Nov 27, 2014 Travel Tips

    There are so many choices to be made when considering a train trip across Europe. Which countries, cities, and train routes? What days or months to travel? It’s a challenge and a little overwhelming just thinking about it all, so I decided to write down o…

  • Photography Tour Around Dubrovnik, Croatia

    Photography Tour Around Dubrovnik, Croatia

    Oct 30, 2014 Croatia

    To call Dubrovnik a picturesque city would be an understatement. From the amazingly-preserved old city walls to the medieval limestone cobbled streets to the breathtaking views from Srd Hill overlooking the city, every corner of Dubrovnik exuded splendour…

  • Why I Cried When I Visited Dragon Cave, Croatia

    Why I Cried When I Visited Dragon Cave, Croatia

    Oct 28, 2014 Croatia

    Inside the so-called Dragon Cave was a wall carving of the Leviathan (dragon) inspired by the Book of Revelations from the Bible, hence the name. But it was the views of the Adriatic Sea that stole the show. Views so gorgeous that it did not bring me to t…

  • Dubrovnik’s Game Of Thrones Tour: The Most Popular Tour Of All Time

    Dubrovnik’s Game Of Thrones Tour: The Most Popular Tour Of All Time

    Oct 23, 2014 Croatia

    When we visited Dubrovnik, this tour was #1 on our list. But we weren’t alone. This tour is #1 on everyone’s list, and that’s not an exaggeration. Tours By Locals runs thousands of tours all over the world and this is their most popular tour… for good rea…

  • Split to Dubrovnik: And The One Really Important Thing You Really Must Know. Really.

    Split to Dubrovnik: And The One Really Important Thing You Really Must Know. Really.

    Oct 21, 2014 Croatia

    We hadn’t done much research into Dubrovnik. We knew where we wanted to stay. We knew we had to do a Game of Thrones tour and other than that, we didn’t know much else. We completely forgot about 1 very, very important thing.

  • Croatia

    Croatia

    Oct 2, 2014 Destinations

    Crystal clear waters, beautiful islands, stunning sunsets - there's not much you can find to dislike in Croatia. It's cheap, it has a wonderful expat community and we totally enjoyed our visit to this beautiful country.