Travel Blogs from Visnjan
... and we were amazed to see a road high above us curving right out of the cliff on tall thin legs. We found ourselves up there after going round some very tight bends.
We were back into Slovenia, part of old Yugoslavia. After we turned off the motorway Willow had to slow down suddenly as quite a large snake was slithering across the road!
We followed Serena on and on and were just wondering where she was taking us when ...
... Arrived in Nova Gorica, then crossed the piazza to the street where we purchased our bus ticket. Short trip into Italy's Gorizia....just 20 minutes so we can catch the IC 2447 train, into Trieste. Managed enough Italian to chat to a lady on the bus! 1st class all to ourselves! Hotel Roma a couple of blocks from the stazioni - great location and a bath!!! Walked ...
Friday 30 May Opatija
We have a difficulty with one of our
credit cards today. Alison's mastercard does not work either in
teller machines or in supermarket purchases. We have my 28 degree
card but we are totally reliant on that now so it is a bit of a
concern. When we get to somewhere we have a good solid internet
connection we will skype call mastercard in Australia and see if ...
and salads to choose. We had smoked anchovies as an antipasto with
bread and a salad of cucumber, the yellow potatoes that we have seen
extensively, beans and tomatoes and a little lettuce. The olive oil
on the table was really good. The house white was also really good
local wine of the style we we become used to.
We had a fish each (Sea Bass I think).
It arrived on a plate by ...
Rovinj is a city in Croatia on the Istrian peninsula. We spent three nights there. It rained, but we still got the chance to go for swim. The water was so clear you could see your feet and lots of dead jellyfish. In the mediterranean sea there is lots of jellyfish.
We celebrated Tom's 4th birthday with cake and then we went bike ...