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My First Croatian Wedding

While watching the morning news last Saturday, I noticed several people climbing the steps just off my terrace with platters of food. Delectable aromas kept wafting into my apartment, teasing me until I remembered seeing my upstairs neighbors had posted a large Croatian bandera (flag) on their front terrace.  679 more words


One Side of Split

Split is a divided city. There are the narrow alleys inside the walls of the old palace complex – and then there is the Riva, the broad promenade outside. 452 more words

I may or may not have broken the house rules in Trogir

This morning we took an early bus down the coast of Croatia, with this stunning view of the Zagreb archipelago out our window.

Our destination?  Trogir, the UNESCO World Heritage zone and, you might say, kind of a pretty town. 198 more words


Impressions of an Adriatic Adventure

Staff member Nicole Markley recently completed her first assignment as an Arrangements Abroad Tour Director. Cruising from Venice to Valletta aboard Sea Cloud II, she traveled with seasoned Tour Directors Clive Porter and Claudia Cumbo. 99 more words

Zadar on the Radar

It was just like they said it would be traveling to the coast. We exited a 3.5 mile tunnel under the mountains to brilliant skies, blinding sun and a 10 degree boost in temperature.   934 more words

Change of pace

This is my first post after a very long silence. Without going into detail, I had to review some aspects of my life and make some changes. 240 more words

Visual Stories

Exploring Croatia: Plitvice Lakes to the Adriatic

After our one-night stay in Zagreb, we rented a car and invited Seihee, the traveler from South Korea whom we met the day before, to ride with us to Lake Plitvice National Park. 229 more words