Travel Blogs from Novi Vinodolski
... 2/3 rds of the way across. Quite impressive. We hit the highway and drove north towards Rijeka before turning towards the coastal road the winds down through the hills towards Pula. Along here the small towns cling to the sides of the hills on either side of the road. Steep steps lead up or down to front doors, wooden shutters cover a lot of the windows and many of the facades are decorated with ornate fretwork. Some of these homes would have been spectacular in ...
... feet below clearly. We wallow for a while and then sun ourselves for a while and then back into the water. What away to spend the afternoon. Pure Bliss. In and out of the water 3-4 times then ice cream time. Check out all the stands to see if there is any different flavours. Choose the flavour and find some shade to eat before heading into the water again. Time flies when your having fun. 6.30 and its time for a shower before dinner. ...
... called Sweaty Rock, or Sveti Rok as the Croatian’s call it. We were heading straight for it and into a tunnel – 18,632ft long!
And while we’re talking numbers, here’s an update on our road trip stats:
Countries visited = 9
Miles driven = 1,980 miles
Average miles per gallon = 58.0
Cost of fuel = 242 euros
Objects impacted = 2 (both in UK)
Insects killed = ...
Around 10 am we hopped in our car to drive around the island. Our first stop would be Baska all the way in the other side.
First a little bit of info about Krk. Krk is the largest island of the Adriatic Sea
When you first arrive on the island (which is the only island connected to the main land with a bridge) the landscape looks more like you've arrived on the moon than on a mediteranian island. It's dry ...
... The morning after we were up early to buy the boat tickets and spent the rest of the day waiting around for said boat. During the day we popped to the local shop to make some lunch, this turned out to be a disaster as there was a power cut and we got locked in the shop for an hour (least it killed some time).
Needless to say we were all quite excited to getting to Pag for the festival and meet up with Drew and Stu and party for a ...