Travel Blogs from Selce
I'm going to keep this short and sweet. I thought I was being clever by hopping on the early train (08:25) from Ljubljana to Zagreb. It meant I would have enough time to see the city throughout the day and then move on in the morning, so as to not waste a second night. Not only was my train delayed by 3 hours (I styled it out like a actual vagabond at the station, wearing every piece of warm clothing I had in my bag and ...
... pipe organ and a soft gold ceiling inside fan vaulting.
The Stone Gate was built in 1760 after the fire of 1731 destroyed much of the town. Inside is a tiny chapel, always someone praying & when we walked that way in the evening about 200 were there singing- gorgeous harmony with one guitar. At the Dolarc market a man stopped us to ask where we were from. He said that he would come to ...
... to the Croatian border but the policewoman there was happy to come on the bus and stamp our passports.
Croatian countryside is also very green and beautiful and although we had a few heavy showers it was still fabulous to see. We stopped off and picked up our local tor guide and headed to Kumrovec to an Ethnological Museum there. This is a village where they’ve recreated lots of Croatian houses from earlier times and ...
... up a few minutes later in his car and said he would take us to the town Velika Gorica. Apparently it was on the other side of the train line and down a bit.
Follow me….more easily said then done, as he headed of like Mr Bean in his little car with me trying to keep pace - losing concentration and crossing on the wrong side a couple of times, to boot!!
At the centre of Velika Gorica we ...
... into room 513. We walked a short distance to this underground mall and found a bakery where we bought Burek with cheese. Yummmmo! It is a simple flaky pastry with a truck load of soft warm cheese (similar to cream cheese and cottage cheese) in the middle. We ate in a park next to a fountain and shared our crumbs with the cute little birds. We spent the ...
Other places to stay in Selce
Emila Antica 78, Selce | 4 star hotelfrom $148
Setaliste Ivana Jelicia 14, Selce | 4 star hotelfrom $82
Mihovila Jelicica 14, Selce | 2 star hotelfrom $76
Emila Antica 24 , Selce | Hotelfrom $29
Ivana Jelicica 37, Selce | 1 star hotelfrom $62