Hotel & Casa Valamar Sanfior
Travel Blogs from Rabac
... along the coast for a while before climbing up into the hills up and over to the bustling town of Pula with its docks and Roman amphitheatre.
We stop in Pula at a Lidl store. We have been replenishing supplies in Lidl in every country we have visited on this tour. And every store is exactly the same in size and layout to the Lidl just a few hundred metres up the road from where we live in ...
... I've barely had them before Motovun. Every meal included truffles. I had truffles and chicken, truffles and pasta and even truffle soup. My mouth literally waters when I think back on the food I ate there. Damn. Also, my trip to Europe has allowed me to discover a love for red wine, which makes me feel more mature than usual. Finally becoming a vino expert I'd like to think ahah. Did some fun things like shopping for wine and truffles, and also visited the film ...
... so were tall. The Romans brought olive trees & vines to Pula & they are very evident today. Sitting in the Colosseum was a thrilling experience. From Pula we took the train to Lapograv then bus through to Rijeka. The villages were varied in appearance- some with small houses and sections but always a garden & others obviously solubrious with terraces, landscaping & swimming pools. The bus went through ...
... lady spent nearly an hour on the phone finding us an alternative- an apartment with a terrace 8 minutes walk from town. The Neighbourhood was quieter- no tattoo parlour, sex shop or brothel next door. We have learnt fairly quickly to smile, shrug our shoulders if things go pear - shaped & then we get all sorts of help & this was no exception.
We had dinner at a fish restaurant & shared an enormous fish ...
Today was the perfect day! This is what Croatia is all about: taking a boat, seeing the coast from the sea side, swimming in caves, swimming along the rocks watching fish and other animals in the sea, enjoying the beautiful coast from the sea side,... OMG I love Croatia!! Afterwards we went to the beach where we enjoyed the sun on our skin. In the evening we went to the same restaurant in Pula as a few days ago. Then it was time to sleep as tomorrow our journey back home ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center