SCENT OF ISTRIA

When going to Croatia try not to miss the picturesque region of Istria. What makes Istria recognizable is the region’s rich cultural heritage, gastronomy, natural diversity and inland’s small colorful towns. Thanks to the Roman heritage Istria has a lot of archaeological sites. The most famous is the Arena in Pula – the Roman amphitheater…

FEEL CHRISTMAS MAGIC IN CROATIA’S CAPITAL

December truly is the most wonderful time of the year; with Christmas is coming cities around Europe are competing for the award for the best Christmas market. Christmas decorations, fairy lights, candles, snowflakes, sweet flavors and gifts make each Christmas unique and memorable. This year Zagreb has been voted the best Christmas market by the…

25 BREATHTAKING POSTCARDS FROM CAPPADOCIA

Cappadocia will definitely intrigue you… Cappadocia (in Turkish Kapadokya) is located in the Central Anatolia region in Turkey. The region is well known of its fairy chimneys, crazy landscape and hot air ballooning. If you want to experience something unbelievably amazing try hot air ballooning. Even though it’s a little bit expensive, it’s worth every…

DISCOVER CINQUE TERRE

Cinque Terre is a little group of five picturesque villages which strings down the coast of the Italian region of Liguria. Riomaggiore, Manarola, Vernazza, Corniglia and Monterosso join together history, culture and tradition. These fishing villages are located on a cliffy shoreline with dreamy beaches and bays, crystal blue sea, combined with colorful houses and fishing…

LOVELY DAYS ON THE ISLAND OF BRAČ

Brač is the biggest island in Croatia’s Central Dalmatia region, with sleepy fishing villages untouched by time, medieval churches, beautiful beaches, crystal blue sea, and authentic Mediterranean cuisine. The most exciting place on the island of Brač is… Zlatni rat. The viewing point and the best asset of the island is the Zlatni rat beach in the…

TOLEDO – THE CITY OF THREE CULTURES

The famous city of Toledo is located only 71 km from Madrid. If you’re visiting Madrid and want to escape busy city life I highly recommend taking a train from Atocha train station to this small, calm and charming city. I recommend booking your train tickets in advance, especially if you’re going on the weekends….

Photo Gallery: ¡VIVA MADRID!

Madrid, the capital of Spain is a very vivid city. It lives 24/7. It has a rich cultural offer with a lots of museums, theaters, flamenco shows, magnificent architecture and amazing restaurants where you can taste familiar Spanish dish – paella or drink sangria.  PARQUE DEL RETIRO Parque del Retiro is a green oasis in the middle of…

CARNIVAL OF VENICE

When I was a child, during the carnival, we had a custom to dress up, put our masks on, ring on our neighbors doors and sing to them in exchange for candies or donuts. It was a very nice childhood memory. So when me and my friends have grown up, we decided to visit the…

UNDER THE MEXICAN SUN – PUERTO VALLARTA

Many will say how Puerto Vallarta owes its fame to Hollywood, especially after John Houston’s 1964 film Night of the Iguana. Richard Burton, who starred in the film bought a house in Puerto Vallarta, and the turbulent love story with his wife Elizabeth Taylor attracted much media attention. It wasn’t long before tourists started arriving…

Photo Gallery: ON THE STREETS OF AMSTERDAM

Comparing to the other Western European capitals, Amsterdam is quite small city but offers a range of attractions to suit all tastes and budgets. The city is home to some of the world’s finest museums and art galleries like the Van Gogh Museum, the Rembrandt’s Museum and amazing Rijksmuseum with the collection of over 5000 paintings. For…

INSTAGRAMMING CHRISTMAS

It’s the most wonderful and magical time of the year.  If you’re visiting Europe during the winter,  you should definitely plan your trip for December. Christmas spirit is all around and it is simply magical. According to the European Best Destinations website, this year Croatia’s capital Zagreb is voted for the best Christmas destination in…