Travel Blogs from Lumbarda
It's almost 3 PM Easter Sunday & Jim & I are sitting in our beautiful suite docked in Dubrovnik, Croatia watching the torrential rain come & go. Our balcony is flooded so we have to sit inside. I ran into JB a little while ago; he & Traci are heading back into the ancient walled city. Jim & I decided not to chance it. We had our very ...
... afternoon tea is served at 4.30 with an information session about Croatia. As we skipped lunch we have an early dinner at 5.30 before we arrive . Our guided tour is with Andrea the old walled town is set out like a fishbone . The streets on the east are curved so you can't see the sea from the central Main Street, the streets to the west are straight but off set to other side , in this way it formed natural airconditioning. . Likewise ...
... which opened up the most stunning of views out over the cascading resort pool and secluded beach to a bay of ‘adriatic’ blue water.
It wasn’t long before I was sitting out on the sweeping deck drinking in the views over a coffee (I know it sounds like an occasion worthy of bubbles however I had just not long come from wine tasting and the afternoon was but early!). Having admired the view from above it was time to ...
... Dubrovnik and a half hour ferry trip we were back in Korcula at 1:30 on Saturday. Instead of cooking on board Gullvika we thoroughly enjoyed a lunch of Dalmatian specialities in one of the few restaurants open.
First job, check out Gullvika. We found that on the night from Wednesday to Thursday, there had been a sudden and violent Bora wind with gusts of over 50 knots. This was combined with king tides on a full moon, bringing the port level 10 cms over ...
... shower, then straight to bed for 3 hours sleep. The room is quite hot with just a fan, so we head back for another shower before we go out. Shower is incredibly cold after a while – maybe it’s from an underground cistern or something. Murray finds the hot water system switch and turns it on, but persons unknown promptly turn it off again. We head out for lunch about 1pm. Try the place recommended by our man, but the sun is blasting onto it, so settle ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed