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Travel Croatia: Things to do in Zagreb

Travel Croatia: Things to do in Zagreb We've been to Zagreb several times, including for the Advent...

84 Comments / Jul 28, 2014

What to Pack for a Summer Vacation in Croatia

What to Pack for a Summer Vacation in Croatia. Summer vacation in Croatia packing tips from Kristin...

30 Comments / Jul 27, 2014

Travel Croatia: UNESCO World Heritage Sites

7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Croatia and Why You Should Visit Each One Croatia is among the top tourist...

7 Comments / Jul 22, 2014


Travel to Croatia: Vacation Inspiration Silba Island

Travel to Croatia: Vacation Inspiration - Silba Island Let's travel to Croatia through these wonderful...

34 Comments / Jul 20, 2014

Outdoor adventure travel: Rafting on the Cetina River Croatia

I sat staring out of the bus window, legs quaking, my stomach was churning like butter from milk. I felt...

29 Comments / Jul 13, 2014

Zip line Omiš: Zoom a whopping 65 kilometres across the canyon

Zip line Omiš: Zoom a whopping 65 kilometres across the canyon For those of you that don't know my background...

16 Comments / Jul 12, 2014


Croatian Wine: These 20 wineries in Croatia are waiting for you

Croatian Wine These 20 wineries in Croatia are waiting to serve you Croatian wine. 1. Stina winery The...

6 Comments / Jul 09, 2014

Relax & be charmed: 19 things to do in Bol Croatia

Relax & be charmed: 19 things to do in Bol Croatia Bol is the bewitching port town on Brač Island...

46 Comments / Jul 06, 2014

Bars and Restaurants: Zagreb

Bars and Restaurants Zagreb I've been shouting from the rooftops about how you simply must visit Zagreb while...

7 Comments / Jul 02, 2014


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CROATIAN RECIPES

Croatian Cooking: Elderflower cordial recipe {Bazga} ‪#‎mkbworldcup‬

Croatian Cooking: Elderflower cordial recipe {Bazga} Elderflower cordial is a homemade juice made from...

4 Comments / Jun 21, 2014

Cooking in the village: Aunty Vinka's Rabbit Stew

Aunty Vinka's Rabbit Stew Recipe Recently, over our Sunday family lunch we got talking about rabbit....

11 Comments / May 22, 2014

Croatian Cooking: Dalmatian Fresh Fig Tart Recipe

Croatian Cooking Dalmatian Fresh Fig Tart Recipe {Dalmatinski Kolac od Smokvi} Its now Spring in Croatia,...

8 Comments / Mar 30, 2014


Croatian Cooking: Krafne Recipe

Croatian Cooking Krafne Recipe The carnival festivities across Croatia, have now all finished. Costumes...

8 Comments / Mar 07, 2014

Croatian Cooking: Pasticada Recipe {Beef Stew}

Croatian Cooking Pašticada Recipe  {Dalmatian Pot Roast or beef stew} Pasticada is is the holy...

16 Comments / Feb 19, 2014

Expat Eats: Croatian peka for vegetarians

Expat Eats Croatian Peka for vegetarians This Expat Eats recipe comes from the Island of Vis. Well...

20 Comments / Feb 07, 2014


LEARNING CROATIAN
Swear like a Croatian - you won’t find these in any travel guide.

Learn Croatian Croatian swear words - phrases you won’t find in a travel guide.  I wrote a piece for the Expats Blog annual writing competition about Croatian...

65 Comments / Mar 20, 2014

Let's learn Croatian phrases

Let's learn Croatian phrases  Croatian is a tough language.  Trust me, I have been (trying to) learn Croatian for almost a year now. Everyone will tell you just...

22 Comments / Mar 10, 2014


TRAVEL TIPS
How many of these facts, lies and myths about Croatia do you know?

Weird, puzzling & intriguing facts, lies and myths about Croatia How much do you know about Croatia? What is fact and what is fiction? I am teaming with...

30 Comments / Jun 09, 2014

Can I bring my dog to Croatia? Yes, here is how

Can I bring my dog to Croatia? Yes, here is how Can you do that? Yes, yes you can.  When I first moved to Europe I was taken back when I saw a dog sticking it's...

11 Comments / Mar 13, 2014


SUNDAY TRAVELER
Travel Croatia: Things to do in Zagreb

Travel Croatia: Things to do in Zagreb We've been to Zagreb several times, including for the Advent in Zagreb festivities last Christmas. We agreed on this list...

84 Comments / Jul 28, 2014

What to Pack for a Summer Vacation in Croatia

What to Pack for a Summer Vacation in Croatia. Summer vacation in Croatia packing tips from Kristin Francis, the New York City based traveling shopper behind Souvenir...

30 Comments / Jul 27, 2014