Marko Polo Hotel
Travel Blogs from Korcula
... alignment Jono drove us in convoy over the hills of the island with wicked views over the surrounding bays. The drive took us through the bush and vineyards of this little island of Croatia. The guide navigated us to a beach where we parked up the buggy's and gathered our gear for a swim. Taking snorkeling gear with us, we didn't see anything much more interesting than our own feet and the sand on the sea floor. Feeling thirsty from the busy morning we ordered a couple of radlers ...
... for bottles, you have to be savvy to keep onto them. I lost concentration for 1 minute and one collected my beer bottle, I wouldn’t have minded but it was still half full!
When we got back to the town we decided to rent a kayak for a couple of hours to explore the coastline some more. They usually only rent them out for a day / ½ day but were very accommodating. It was the first time either of us had been sea kayaking, a little ...
... the swim it will be a three course lunch. Food quality is ok but dishes are very heavy, especially in the heat. No lunch came without potatoes ;)
So it would then be time to swim off lunch, and than some sunbaking before docking in port for the night
There were about 20 or so boats undertaking a similar itinerary who docked together at port for the night. ...
... It's like bad tequila and was truly disgusting. We went for a wander around town and found a square where couples were ballroom dancing which was interesting!
The next morning we checked out and the four of us decided to hire scooters. This was great fun (apart from the rain). We spent a few hours looking around before meeting Nick for a 3pm bus to Dubrovnik.
Upon arriving in Dubrovnik we decided to walk to our guesthouse. This turned out to be ...
... to wear a dress today - what a sight that would have been as we clambered up the narrow ladder in the tower! The sunset view from the tower was beautiful and in true Croatian style, the water down below was just as clear and spectacular as always.
That sums up the couple of hours we had in Korcula. I wish I could tell you more of the history surrounding these islands of Croatia, but a) I don't really remember it and would get ...
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