Travel Blogs from Herceg-Novi
... We got a tour map of old town. I bought a small book of Kotor for 7 euros, for a walking tour. Deb's not much into history, but I made her listen to what I consider fascinating facts from my new book, while she takes photographs. For example, St. Tryphon (the beautiful church's namesake) was born about 232 in Asia Minor. The Roman emperor Decius ordered the 9th persecution of Christians. Tryphon refused to make an offering to the statue ...
... rain accompanied by much thunder and lightning that's did manage to wake me. And possibly the dead as well. Forecast doesn't look good for our stay here, damn! *Saint Blaise (Croatian: Sveti Vlaho or Sveti Blaž) is the patron saint of the city of Dubrovnik and formerly the protector of the independent Republic of Ragusa. At Dubrovnik his feast is celebrated yearly on 3 February, when relics of the ...
... Chillion en Champagne. Don't you just love the names of these towns! We expected crowded trains into Epernay and at least a crowded station when we arrived. Granted we arrived three hours before the race started but where were the crowds. As we approached the main square off the Avenue de Champagne where the riders would do their warm up ride, the crowds started gaining. There was an area of camera crew, there was the staging area for the riders, their buses, and their cars with ...
... While the old city was interesting enough, it was not enough for us to rave about the place as a 'must see' destination. indeed, if you get to Dubrovnic, enjoy Dubrovnic. There is a reason why they call it the Pearl,of the Adriatic. In a sense, we were sorry we had 'wasted' the precious time we have left of the holiday by spending a day in Montenegro, but that being said, you don't know unless you go and we would have always ...
... left but lots of fabulous deep blue Adriatic vistas on our right. Lots of fruit growing (orange stalls everywhere) -the Neretva River delta is particularly productive farmland - and what looked like oyster farms in the bays and inlets. You know you have switched off when mothers Day catches you by surprise. We are constantly wondering what day of the week it is. This life is really agreeing with us..... Robyn Monday: today we walked on the fortified ...
Other places to stay in Herceg-Novi
Njivice, Herceg-Novi | Hotelfrom $98
Ul. Sveta Bubala bb, Herceg-Novi | 4 star hotelfrom $110
Njegoseva 111a, Herceg-Novi | Hotelfrom $64
Setaliste 5 Danica, Herceg-Novi | 4 star hotelfrom $118
Save Kovacevica 64, Herceg-Novi | Hotelfrom $181
Herceg-Novi | Hotelfrom $94