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“give me a better sea or give me death” - Patrick Henry

Cruising Croatia: Poreč to Rovinj

Yesterday, Alex and I enjoyed another trip with the Outdoor Rec program.  This one was a day cruise in Croatia from the town of Poreč down to Rovinj.   735 more words



… and the living’s easy.

Before I get too comfortable in this routine of eating and drinking and making art, it’s time for another improv trip! 165 more words


Adriatic beaches in Italy

Italy is a country of coastlines, and those include many beautiful beaches. Broad swaths of sand stretch into the distance at some of them. Tiny white crescents hide between rocky cliffs at others. 116 more words


Acqua Alta – Paddling in Venice!

The sea is a fickle mistress. Built on marshland within a salt-water lagoon off the Adriatic, Venice owes her fortune to the sea. At her birth, at 12pm on 25th March 421 AD (according to legend), the lagoon protected Venice from her enemies. 1,047 more words


New on 500px : Plitvice Lakes by lesenko by lesenko

One of the most beautiful places in Croatia I always like to come back…

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In through one door... and out through another

The word for a door in Croatian is vrata, which comes from the old Slavic word vorta. It’s always plural, in the same way that  trousers or pants are in English. 595 more words