Splendid Golden Rocks Resort
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Smoking rooms available
- Refrigerator in room
- Fitness/Health center
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... it as Jago would never have forgiven me. So settled for lunch and a swim in the sea instead. For dinner we struck gold. We were lucky to get a table at Tipico. The staff were great, everyone in the kitchen even the washing up lady seemed to be enjoying themselves. The guy at the bar usually ate there but was today filling in as his friend was sick and most importantly the food was absolutely delicious. We all agreed it was our best meal so ...
... point from Italy. So we bid farewell to ham products three times a day as our slow ferry lived up to its billing with a chug out into the Adriatic Sea. The town of Rovinj was alive and buzzing when we arrived at 9.30pm. A local group was singing very loudly on a stage by the water. People were drinking, dinning and wandering the streets. The locals were friendly and everyone seemed to be having a good time. I think we are going to like it ...
Checked out of our Holiday Hotel early to return the rental car and caught a cab back into Pula. Word of warning, the buses from the Pula airport are not very frequent and appear to arrive after major flights land. That's not when we were there & we didn't want to wait.
We arrived at the Riviera before check in time, but they did allow us to leave our bags (although it seemed a less secure storage system than previously ...
... for some sort of orchestra concert while we were there. We hopped on a tour bus that drove us around the city for about 90 minutes but it wasn't the best tour as it blew past everything that looked interesting . After the tour we ended up walking to the stuff we drove by. Many roman walls, arches and gates still stand today with throngs of people walking past through and under them just as the Romans a couple thousand years ago... Can't imagine the liability insurance ...
... one hostel in town with a really nice guy running it. We dumped our stuff and headed to a nearby restaurant the Ivan ( hostel guy ) told us to try. Food and restaurants have been a challenge for us... Things are ordered differently here... Veggies are side dishes that need to be ordered, if you want butter or jam with the endless piles of bread they give you, it too has to be side ordered. Once it comes they leave you be...forever! Getting the ...