Travel Tales

A Day Tour from Mostar

Our hosts in Bosnia, Armela and Adem, apart from renting out apartments, also provided an amazing traditional Bosnian breakfast delivered to your doorstep and day tours to nearby tourist sights and places of interest. We had the Bosnian breakfast twice during our stay and the feast was delivered on time…
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Beautiful Mostar in Bosnia

Dubrovnik, Croatia to Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina is only 129 kilometres; the bus though takes between three and four hours, as it takes the scenic route via Metkovic. The vast difference in arrival time is all dependent on the smoothness of the border crossings as you make three; Croatia to…
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Day Trips from Dubrovnik

During our stay in Dubrovnik we had several little ‘day’ adventures to surrounding towns and places, and did these all on the super cheap. The small town of Komolac, northeast of Dubrovnik, is home to the shortest river in Europe and the second shortest river in the world: the Ombla…
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Dubrovnik Old Town and the Walled Fortress

We had one more major destination, on our journey in Croatia, and, that was to probably, Croatia’s most well-known city, Dubrovnik.  The bus from Makarska to Dubrovnik takes about three hours and 30 minutes and costs 100 Kunas (AUD$20) each. This bus journey though is unique in a few ways….
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The Marvellous Makarska Riviera

We were now into November in Europe and we were experiencing the downside to out of season travel in popular tourist destinations. We continued our journey east along the Dalmatia Coast from Split to Makarska. Makarska is known as the Riviera of the Dalmatia Coast, but in the off-season it…
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