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Four Day Trips from Split

There are many lovely locations to visit, as day trips, from Split.  We made four such day trips, although there are many other locations. Fortress Klis was our first trip. Now this, to me, being a Game of Thrones fan, was delightfully exciting. You see Fortress Klis was the slave…
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Sensational Split

It took us two hours by bus to get from Zadar to Split, approximately 160 kilometres in distance. We are finding that the Croatian buses are nowhere near as good as those we used throughout Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. On top of this they cost more too – but…
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The Spectacular Plitvice Lakes

One of Di’s must do adventures in Croatia was to explore the Plitvice National Park and in particular the Plitvice Lakes. For this reason we thought we would lash out and spend money on a tour rather than do-it-yourself-travel like we normally do, so we booked a tour from Zadar….
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Charming Zadar

On the morning we left Zagreb by bus bound for Zadar we were shrouded in fog. The four hour journey was very pleasant, especially when the fog lifted. The last hour or so of the journey has some pretty spectacular mountain and ocean views as the bus descends to Zadar….
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Zagreb, the Capital of Croatia and a Visit to Varazdin

Di and I are finding the apartments we are staying at in Europe to be of a very comfortable and satisfactory standard. The apartment in Zagreb, Croatia was affordable, well located and of a good standard. We paid AUD$56 per night and stayed five nights. Zagreb is the capital and…
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