Lafodia Hotel & Resort
Travel Blogs from Lopud
... the adventure was underway. We met a very nice couple from England and another young couple from Ireland who would be joining us on the trip. A company van soon arrived, loaded us up and took us to the docks to catch the ferry to Lopud. During the ride we found out we would be joined by another family as well. They ended up being a family of 5 from Scotland. That rounded out or group, The British Isles vs. Canada. It was shaping up to be ...
... to the next destination. This morning we wake up and the captain informs us we are coming into Dubrovnik, our port for the day. We can see the Croatian coastline as we eat our breakfast and luxuriously can just relax and watch the scenery slipping by us! Beautiful! Our first impression of Dubrovnik is how pretty it is and how clear is the water of the Adriatic. The water is very smooth and calm and from the top deck of the ship as it comes into the harbour, we can see fish in ...
... its Medieval walls and hugs a high cliff jutting out into the sea. This is DEFINITELY a place worth coming back to if not jut to climb the city walls (they can be walked on the entire 1.5 mile circumference). Also of note was the cable car that ran from just outside the walls to the top of the mountain and our shuttle bus drove under the wires. We never did see a cable car run along it but what a view that would have been!! One of ...
... or 8, or 10 or 11 if you are from Spain according to our waiter at Marco Polo (Bob had read about this place on Internet). Since we were first customers of the night we got 10% off dinner, 1/2 carafe of wine and complementary aperitifs before dinner. Bob was served a glass of grapa (homemade plum brandy -I tasted it and would say it was similar to moonshine). I was given a pear brandy - it was much milder and tastey too! We both had fresh fish. Bob had Sea Bass and I had ...
While in Croatia, one of the wheelchair teams Mick had been in contact with confirmed their interest and offered him a spot for the upcoming season! So we quickly solidified plans for the rest of our September travels, deciding it would be nice to spend our remaining week experiencing Italy - the food was definitely a primary motive.
Before finally departing Croatia and heading to the next leg of our trip in Italy, we took a ferry out to the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service