Valamar Bellevue Hotel & Residence
Travel Blogs from Rabac
... of his giant back legs, which seriously curtails his hopping skills.
But here it's wonderful to be on the seashore. Very peaceful, no music except for the gentle murmur of the sea. The patrons are all content to simply commune, some of them quite literally, with nature.
I buy a set of swim goggles and spend the whole day in and out of the sea. The water is warm and not very ...
... I felt like I was in a dream land. I am always so blown away when considering the history of these places I've visited. Stayed at a place with a vineyard and a pool. I spent most of my time tanning, swimming, eating and drinking. Doesn't surprise you, does it? Lol. This part of Croatia is known for truffles, which are dug up by trained dogs. I didn't realize how much I love truffles because they're too expensive in Canada. Might be really far to ship fresh ones, ...
... so were tall. The Romans brought olive trees & vines to Pula & they are very evident today. Sitting in the Colosseum was a thrilling experience. From Pula we took the train to Lapograv then bus through to Rijeka. The villages were varied in appearance- some with small houses and sections but always a garden & others obviously solubrious with terraces, landscaping & swimming pools. The bus went through ...
... lady spent nearly an hour on the phone finding us an alternative- an apartment with a terrace 8 minutes walk from town. The Neighbourhood was quieter- no tattoo parlour, sex shop or brothel next door. We have learnt fairly quickly to smile, shrug our shoulders if things go pear - shaped & then we get all sorts of help & this was no exception.
We had dinner at a fish restaurant & shared an enormous fish ...
Today was the perfect day! This is what Croatia is all about: taking a boat, seeing the coast from the sea side, swimming in caves, swimming along the rocks watching fish and other animals in the sea, enjoying the beautiful coast from the sea side,... OMG I love Croatia!! Afterwards we went to the beach where we enjoyed the sun on our skin. In the evening we went to the same restaurant in Pula as a few days ago. Then it was time to sleep as tomorrow our journey back home ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service