Travel Blogs from Split
... and I rode the '45 minute each way' ride in 10'40'' and 12'05'' respectively (although I still reckon Ads would have smashed it in under 10) and enjoyed the view. Being a small island the cafe nearby ran out of chicken burgers, so we pretty much all had Caesar salads and strapped in for the opening game of the World Cup, Brazil v Croatia. We left our boat crew alone for the first half but we went back and really enjoyed watching the second half more with them...particularly ...
... beaches nearby and plan to spend some time there.
We found Diocletian's Palace, an ancient palace in Split. Diocletian had this built in 305AD in preparation for his retirement. Today all palace rooms, corners, hallways are covered with tourist shops.
Then found the beaches.
Need to be back on ship by 5:30 so heading that ...
... rounds of the town over a few hours and had worn ourselves out we walked out to the jetty in town to book our ferry for tomorrow afternoon to the island of Hvar that sits about 45 minutes by boat from Split. The ferry left in the afternoon but we wanted to make sure we were booked in before the day to make sure we could make the transfer. In this time of year transfers are once per day so we couldn’t afford to miss it. As we walked to ...
... of them, then look at us then handed them back and we were off. We thought it was a bit hard out compared to all of the other countries we've visited, but we couldn't blame them. Not even 5 minutes down the road we came to another passport checking station. The officers were a lot more serious at this one. The first guy waved us through. I handed the next guy our passports. As I was doing so, Goldie noticed one of the officers eyeballing us. After scanning them, the officer ...
... point. Once we were loaded and got going it was much better. We arrived on dry land and I have never been so grateful.
On approaching Split we could see the white buildings, umbrellas and palm trees along the water front and we couldn't wait to get there (and off the tender boat). We wondered into town to the main square - this place is beautiful and full of beautiful buildings, churches and restaurants. Everyone was doing their own thing this ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHouse Sandra Split
the house is very old building renewed inside. location great - 5 minutes easy walking from beach,bus, ferry, green market , old town & the palace. neighborhood is very quiet but restaurants, internet & bars not fat. always someone to help you and with a smile. Vjekoslav is very experienced and friendly.
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