Travel Blogs from Zagreb
First impressions have been very favorable.We found the staff and managers of our accommodation together with the general interaction with shop keepers and stall owners in the markets very positive, with people being most welcoming and with English being pretty well understood everywhere. It's certainly been quite a bit more relaxed than Italy. The …
... are surprised with how easy it is for us with everyone speaking pretty good English. We feel quite inadequate speaking only one language. More coffees and drinks before heading back to get ready to meet the other people on the tour for dinner. Our tour guide is Marijana, what a surprise. She is very professional and warm and only speaks Croatian, French and English fluently! The other people on the tour are French Canadian, Australians and Kiwis, ...
... was on his way to work, at the radio tower on the top of the mountain.....so we walk around, and sure there are buildings, wooden buildings sort of like in the old Wild West, but all bordered up......it seems we were at the ski resort, which only opens in winter......and with storms fast coming in, we had no where to go...as the next bus was in five hours....so we go to this hotel we find, and found some brochures for the bats....but it seems this activity is only ...
... the restaurant closed). The food there was typical Croatian food. Their specialties include smoked pig intestine and chicken liver (yuck!). We didn't try that! In fact we weren't very adventurous with our meals at all tonight. I seem to have become even more sensitive to lactose since starting our travels. Even a small amount of lactose will upset me within the hour of eating it. It doesn't help that I am unable to resist all of the delicious ...
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The nasty weather persisted after lunch, making sightseeing a little difficult, which led us to the most obvious alternative. We huddled under umbrellas and walked down Opatovina Ulica in search of a pub to hunker down in as we waited, and hoped, for the skies to clear.
Jaclyn often tries to research the areas we're visiting in advance, in an effort to find cool local eateries and off-the-beaten-path places to visit, and this trip was no ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking