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... day trip to Pula. We wove through windy roads amidst olive fields and grapevines. Istria is the name of this region and its known for both its wine and olive oil.
The day was sunny and warm in early December and we got some great photos of the amphitheater. There's a $8 charge to get in, but you actually get better views from walking around outside. The views are unobstructed, so we ...
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Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Rovinj, Croatia (pronounced ro VEEN)
These are lazy days. Finally. We're allowing ourselves some vacation days. After countless ...
... have skipped Istria.
Leaving Istria, we just happened to stop in Senj for the night, but it proved to be a pleasant seaside town. As an example of how friendly Croatians are, the man at the desk of the main hotel let us use their computer to print our Ryanair boarding pass, even though we weren't staying there. (Ryanair punishes you if you don't print your pass before arriving at the ...
In the afternoon we walked around past the fishing boats and the men were fixing the nets, cutting and mending, and getting the nets ready to drop for the next day.
Walked around the the foreshore for a few kilometres and saw a huge sailing ship which had come in. There are a lot of private yachts calling in each night and mooring. A friend of David's from NZ has just been sailing down the Dalmation coast.
... hamburger, which was served on a very large bun. It was almost too much to finish. After that we walked back to the arch, which was the meeting point and I got a coffee to go.
We walked back to the bus and then continued to Rovinj. We disembarked at one end of town, close to the docks and were on our own for a few hours. The rest of the group scattered quickly, but I hung around the docks for awhile, which proved to be fortuitous as ...