What You'll Find On This Page
Croatia Travel Blog: Awards, Interviews & Mentions | Chasing the Donkey
Television, Newspaper & Radio
- Article featured online on 5 reasons (not) to visit Croatia on Slobodna Dalmacija
- Printed article featured in Slobodna Dalmacija
- 5 reasons not to visit Croatia on Dubrovacki Vjesnik
- Interview for Croatian Television program, RTL
- Jutarnji List, Croatian’s leading morning newspaper How to swear like a Croatian on Croatians News Tportal and Index Hr
- Interview with Vecernji List about the blog and our life in Croatia
- Interview with ‘Voice of Croatia‘ radio program.
- We’ve joined the Croatian News team
- CroExpress wrote about our life in the first 12 months.
- Thrivewire interview
- Sibenik News feature.
- HRT TV interview for Share Istria. (1.20 seconds)
- Share Istria – Regional Express
- Glase Istre – Share Istria
- Slobodna Dalmacija
- Featured on Pinterest top list.
- Circle of Moms, Top 25 European bloggers
- Expats Blog, Gold Medal
- Voted one of the Top 8 Super bloggers for 2014, by Girl Gone International Magazine
- Finalist for the 2014 Bloggies Awards for Best European and 2015 for Best European and Best Travel Blog
- Blog Voted #3 in Top Croatian Instagram Accounts to follow
- Ranked #9 in the Top Croatian Instagram Accounts to follow
- Ranked #15 in Top Travel Instagram Accounts to follow
- Listed as #19, #60, #65, #71 and #75 in the Top 100 travel posts for 2014
- Listed as one of the Best Travel Blogs to Follow in 2015
- Voted #7 in the International Exchange Experience Blogs 2015
- Top 100 Travel Tweeters by TrueNomads
- Voted a top blogger in Europe by Heart of a Vagabond
- Top 100 travel blogs from Bob Around the World with 90/100 points and Gold Award in Destination Blogs
- Top 50 Travel Blogs by Travel Ocafe
- Listed as #39, #42, #51, #5, #86, #94 and #100 in the Top 100 travel posts for 2015
Freelance work & Syndications
Various travel posts on a monthly basis.
NAB – National Australian Bank
Our advice for moving overseas with children for NAB Guide.
Contribution to the NAB Guide for moving abroad.
Bluesun Hotels Blog
- Starigrad Paklenica – where the mountain greets the sea Starigrad Paklenica
- Starigrad Paklenica click click went the camera
- Things to do in Bol, Croatia
- Local wines & cuisines Things to do in Bol, Croatia
- Zlatni Rat beach – tips and info Zlatni Rat beach
- Blaca Hermitage
- Stina Winery
My thoughts on being an expat in Croatia for Expat Briefing
Booking travel site Yonderbound shares our best
- Podcast details Chasing the Donkey as a top design website. (27 mins)
- How to eat like a local in Croatia for Travel Freak
- Featured in the Girl Gone International Magazine, 5th Edition.
- Expats making wine feature for Like Croatia
- Facts about my Croatian village for Like Croatia
- Top 5 things to do in Croatia, for Santa Fe Travelers
- Croatian Cuisine must haves at Go Quixotic
- The life of an expat parent asked us about Christmas in Croatia
- What is it like in Croatia at Christmas? We shared our thoughts with The Thrifty Travel Mama
- Interview with Like Croatia Eggplant recipe as seen on Like Croatia
- Croatian phrases you won’t find in your travel guide as featured on Expats Blog
- Expats-Blog interview
- Wildlife encounters with A Passion and a Passport
- BabyZone asked, why we are grateful to be raising a World Citizen
- 10 craziest things to eat on A Luxury Travel Blog Our top
- Travel Photo Discovery featured our Christmas in Croatia
- Safety Travel Tip at the drifters blog
- Our thoughts on Thanksgiving with JetSet extra
- Alyssa featured our thoughts on what motivates people to travel
- Our Travel Tip as featured in Travel Fashion Girl
- Travel Turtle featured a selection of our Instagram photos of Croatia
- Jennifers world featured our Zagreb Highlights Aussie in France added Zadar to the weekly round up
- Our story on taking risks at Eat Sleep Breath Travel
- Our Croatian phrases were featured on SlikaMilina
- Plitvice Lakes guest post for We12Travel
- Wonderful Wonderings listed us at niche experts
- The Mochilera Diaries listed us a Pinterest account to follow
- Italian Magazine – Donna Moderna (see picture)
- FlightNetwork Top Travel Hackers
- Tour Radar Food Around The World.
- Travellers quotes with Tinggly
- The Picktures asks us about life in Croatia
- Our first Croatian interview was with Adventure in Croatia.
- SRSCK ask us the tough questions
- Expats Blog Interview
Shared on Social Media
I think I’ve read EVERY Croatia post on @chaseTHEdonkey you are like my Lonely Planet guide at the minute! Thankyou for being so helpful!
— Leasha Waddingham (@MyTripThisYear) May 11, 2015