Travel Blogs from Korcula Town
I was awakened this morning by the drumming of rain on the awning outside my window. The weather was more bleak than usual, so our trip to Mijet was cancelled. As we were to travel there by open boat and the seas were huge, no-one was very concerned about a change. Instead we took the bus to Vela Luka, at the southernmost tip of Korcula. A large township is situated on a very ...
... supposed to be sung loudly, not whispered. After checking the calamari they’re eating, we order fried calamari, and Doug & Ursula grilled. Have a couple of bottles of the local Posip wine again, which is quite good. Take some night photos of the town. Tonight both Dianne & Murray sleep in the cockpit as it’s much cooler than inside. Lots of boats in the marina, including some Aussies on charter sailing boats.
... around town until the bus took us to Vela Luca for a gig, it is Saints Eve and we led the main parade along the beach for 2 Kms and then turned around, Alana collapsed at the turn around through dehydration but all was OK. An amazing lightning show for the rest of the night.
Friday: woke up to rain, organised a boat trip around the islands and when I went to book she said 'no boats today, too wet' so I went down to ...
Viganj - Postojna
Around about 4.00am a howling gale vent itself on Viganj. Fortunately, this time we had been prepared, or at least Danny had. Vicky's efforts of covering the food-box with a black bin-liner was
clearly not going to do much to withstand the full blast of the storm and luckily Danny battened down the hatches with a little more success. This time we were in the van, which meant that instead of ighting a losing battle with ...
... cheeks completely bare, with a snorkel set in his arms.
It took about 4 hours to get out of Lombarda because the buses stop running at certain times and the only one we could take was the 7pm. So we had to wait around for that. At 7:15 we looked at Andre’s phone and his watch and noticed they were different times. After about 10 minutes of thinking about it, we finally figured out it must have been day-light savings time and we ...
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