Dubrovnik – Pearl of the Adriatic

Dubrovnik has hit the international radar in recent years because of its beautiful setting popularised by Game of Thrones in ...
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Visit Split – the Appeal of a Lively Mediterranean City

Initially I was somehow under the impression that Split was a sleepy, walled, old town on the Dalmatian coast similar ...
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Plitvice Lakes National Park – Croatia’s Garden of Eden

Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is one of Croatia’s highlights and despite the unavoidable crowds of ...
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The Northern Dalmatian Coast – Places to Visit in Zadar

After spending a night in Split, we set off on the first part of our adventure, a drive along the ...
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Visit Zagreb – Croatia’s Underrated Capital City

Zagreb has to be one of Europe’s most underrated capital cities. It has been described to us as dull by ...
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Treasures of Istria

A day in Optija We arrived in Opatija, a city on the peninsula of Istria one late evening after driving ...
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A Trip to Croatia – the Adriatic’s Most Charming Destination

Croatia is one of the more touristic Balkan countries, with hordes of people flocking to enjoy its beaches in summer, ...
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Discovering Croatia’s Flavours

Croatian food proved to be a delightful revelation to Nikki and myself. It is tasty, fresh and very diverse and ...
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Ostia Antica – the alternative to spending a layover inside Fiumicino airport

Have a layover in Fiumicino airport but not enough time to make it to Rome city centre? Head out to ...
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Day trip to Brač (and Zlatni Rat)

Our day trip to Brač, and the visit to Zlatni Rat Beach, was one of the highlights of our week in Croatia ...
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A Photo Blog of Myanmar (formerly Burma)

A photo blog of Myanmar - Our travel itinerary:  Yangon - Bago - Kyaiktiyo (Golden Rock) Pagoda - Heho - Nyaung Shwe ...
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A Photo Blog of Bolivia

A Photo Blog of Bolivia - Travel itinerary: La Paz - Sucre - Potosi - Uyuni - Salar de Uyuni ...
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A Photo Blog of Belize

A Photo Blog of Belize - Our travel itinerary: San Ignacio - Actun Tunichil Muknal - Caye Caulker A Photo Blog ...
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A Photo Blog of Southern Mexico

A Photo Blog of Mexico. Our travel itinerary: Cancun - Isla Mujeres - Chichen Itza - Merida - Cuzama - ...
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A Photo Blog of Morocco

A photo blog of Morocco - Our travel itinerary: Fez - Ifran - Azrou - Valley of Ziz - Sahara ...
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Places to visit in Bhutan – A Destination Guide

A road trip in a country that used to feed its pigs marijuana promised to be an interesting affair. During our ...
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Mostar and Around (Blagaj and Počitelj)

Our re-entry into Bosnia was a very rainy one, so much so that we were wondering whether we should skip ...
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Southern Bosnia & Herzegovina – Peaceful and Lush

The border crossing from Croatia to Bosnia at Nova Sela was very simple. There’s a road toll immediately after the ...
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Tourism in Bhutan – Discovering the Magic Kingdom of Bhutan

Tourism in Bhutan is as intriguing as it gets. As the aircraft weaved through the mountains of Paro in preparation ...
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Travel to Bhutan, the Land of the Thunder Dragon – Planning a trip

The thought of travel to Bhutan had been lingering in my head for many years before Nikki and I actually ...
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Visit Skopje – Where New meets Kitsch

The road from Ohrid to visit Skopje is well-marked and was very easy to drive through. The tolls along the ...
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Lake Ohrid and the Church of Sveti Jovan

We crossed over to Macedonia from Albania, driving through a coastal road dotted with bunkers and carts with sellers displaying ...
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Places to Visit in Macedonia – A Gorgeous Lake and Many Monuments

Often overlooked and underexplored, The Republic Of Macedonia may not be on your travel radar but with its relatively dry ...
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Things to do in Tirana – Vibrant Colours, Traffic and Mixed Feelings

Tirana was our first stop in Albania. Armed with a short list of things to do in Tirana, we arrived ...
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