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... Italy. It is especially a
great sailing location to visit and explore while being on a cruise. With the
main land, Krk is connected via two-arch concrete bridge, which we passed by on
our way to the main harbor.
main harbor is in the town of Krk, and it provides a very well protected
shelter from wind and other climate changes. While entering the harbor, a very
strong wind was blowing so Manuela got a ...
... was apparently fed up with Americans or having a bad day or something. He yelled at us for not having the right stamps, threatened to not let us into Croatia or to charge us 400 euro per person for the right stamps. Several times he said, "I don't care if you're Americans!" even though we hadn't said anything about that. Then he let us in.
After fun at the border and some interesting but scenic back road tours courtesy of our friends' Garmin, ...
... a thoroughly unattractive fungus that grows entirely underground. Motovun became the truffle capital of Croatia – and briefly the world – in 1999 when a three-pound white truffle was discovered in the moist, earthy forest below the town. The discovery put Motovun on the culinary map and made Giancarlo Zigante a very wealthy man with The Guinness Book of World Records bragging rights to the largest truffle ever unearthed.
Throughout the fall ...
... Upon closer inspection, it was a roasting house, with the carcass of an empty pig rotating on top of the coals. They have actually positioned this on the main road like an advertisement, and being soaked through, it worked for us!
We dragged puddles of water into the foyer with us, checked in and headed to our room to carry out our wet to dry ritual. That evening after hair drying our belongings again, we sat in the restaurant ...
Upon our arrival in Croatia our European adventure took on another dimension completely and managed to raise the adrenalin levels somewhat on a number of occasions in the first two days. Firstly, we woke on Tuesday morning to pouring rain, found our way across Zagreb to pick up a rental car for the rest of the week, a VW Golf. Not only is it left hand drive but also manual, and changing gear completely back to front is harder than one would think! The bad weather was a bummer, not ...