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Drove from Vienna to Sopron in Hungry to have our 20th wedding anniversary lunch of a salad roll and takeaway coffee in our warm car. Then drove through the eastern end of Slovenia into northern Croatia. First time we've been in four countries in one day.we noticed a big variation between countryside and house styles from one Country to another. Stopped at Varazdin for the night and walked that evening in the light rain around this mystical historic town. Quite romantic ...
... occupation - almost 10%25 of its population. I had my first extensive look at my sisters property, tucked between the forest line and a beautiful vineyard on hills that reminded me of Hobbiton. My niece was excited to show me the fresh strawberries growing in the field, and we had great fun playing around on the farm. That afternoon my mum, sister, niece and I sat outside in lawn chairs and had our first real 'family time' of the trip. It was ...
... in the countryside and spotted a deer. There are so many beautiful farm houses in the area. So quaint and peaceful.
On Friday we had a very nice walk up a hill to see some more local houses/farms. It was so nice to walk around in the Slovenian countryside with my mum. In that afternoon we had drinks on our balcony and took in the sights and sounds before going for a swim. My niece had never been swimming before but took to the ...
Last full day in Varazdin
The forecast was threatening so we had
saved up our galleries and museums for today. It was fine starting
out so we went to the bus station to get tickets for tomorrow first.
We are finding that quite a few of the bus times listed on the
internet schedules don't actually exist when you turn up so getting
tickets in advance will hopefully avoid any last minute nasty
The local cemetery here ...
Varazdin A walking day today. We
started off at the local “green market” which had a lot of flower
and nursery stalls as well as fruit and vegetables and some deli. and
meat. Vegetables seemed to all be local seasonal produce, fairly limited range but good quality. Strawberries are definitely in
season. After taking our market purchases home we set off to find
the Drava ...