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  • Hello: “Dober dan”, Thank you: “Hvala”
  • Capital: Zagreb
  • Croatian currency: EURO
  • Croatia is a member of the EU (since 2013)
  • Population: 4,253,000
  • Average temperatures: July 25°C, January 4°C
  • Important telephone number: 194 (ambulance) and 192 (police)


  • Gorgeous countryside towns in Istria, Croatia

Istria is the perfect countryside getaway

May 17th, 2016|6 Comments

Picture yourself in a small countryside village on a green hilltop. From the top, you [...]

  • Adventurous Miriam

6 insanely cute towns in Istria that I love

May 8th, 2016|6 Comments

The cute, small towns in Istria is one of the things I love most about Croatia (aside [...]

  • The best food in Istria, Croatia

Gourmet Food in Istria you just have to eat

May 2nd, 2016|8 Comments

You guys, I've been looking SO much forward to eating my way through this post and [...]

  • Porec, Croatia

A tale of two ancient cities: Pula and Porec

April 27th, 2016|2 Comments

Istria with its ancient cities, countryside charm and aromatic food is without doubt amazing. I've been there twice [...]

  • Rovinj, Croatia

Rovinj – the most beautiful coastal town in Croatia

April 24th, 2016|14 Comments

The little fisherman town of Rovinj has been on my radar since my visit to Istria last summer. I [...]

  • Packing list for the Balkans

The ultimate female packing list for the Balkans

November 24th, 2015|6 Comments

My summer in the Balkans consisted of 1 week in Slovenia with lots of outdoor adventures and [...]

Top things to do in Dubrovnik

October 17th, 2015|10 Comments

Attention Game of Thrones fans! In Dubrovnik, there's one thing you do not want to miss... [...]

Walking the medieval walls of Dubrovnik

October 10th, 2015|2 Comments

Dubrovnik... It was my last stop in Croatia and one of the places I was most [...]

24 hours in Split

October 8th, 2015|8 Comments

This summer I had the pleasure of passing through Split on my way down the Dalmatian [...]

Zadar and the romantic sunsets

September 29th, 2015|16 Comments

Alfred Hitchcock once claimed that the sunsets in Zadar are the most beautiful in the world. As [...]

The ultimate guide to Plitvice Lakes

September 26th, 2015|6 Comments

If I were to describe Plitvice Lakes in one word, it would be: intoxicating. This spectacular National [...]

My 11 favorite places in Istria

September 14th, 2015|14 Comments

A few years ago, my little brother visited Istria and told me afterwards that it reminded him [...]

  • Croatian food

Why you should travel to Croatia for the food

September 8th, 2015|23 Comments

I was recently in Croatia where I spent two whole weeks eating and drinking just about everything [...]

Photo of the Week 29 – Croatia

June 26th, 2015|8 Comments

Dobar Dan from Croatia. I've spent nearly two weeks in this beautiful country and I'm not [...]

Photo of the Week 28 – Istria

June 13th, 2015|10 Comments

What a fun, busy week it has been! For the past six days, I've been on a [...]