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... west oriented island northeast
of Dubrovnik with a historic main town of the same name. Korcula claims explorer
Marco Polo as its native son, although the historical evidence to support the
claim is sparse. That hasn’t prevented the locals from setting up a Marco Polo
house in the old town, a nearby Marco Polo Museum, and a lot of other Marco
Polo themed shops and tourist attractions. Korcula’s old town ...
... and tonic – and the price about $40-$43. Lunch today of a pizza, beer, and water was about $15. Can’t go wrong!!
Korcula Town is at the end of the island of Korcula on a peninsula. So, it is surrounded by water on three sides. Across the harbor from one side is the Peljesac peninsula which has rolling hills and tiny villages – and lots of vineyards for the famous (and delicious) Croatian wine.
We even braved ordering burgers at the beach cafe and they turned out to be fresh and tasty!
On the way back to Korcula town we did a bit more sightseeing on our two wheel machines and returned them to the agency with the bikes and us still in tact.
We had putted along very pleasantly at about 40kph, peaking at 49kph going downhill at one stage. This was a little under whelming for Trevor but he did manage to max his monster out at 69kph at ...
... side of the island on the East and about a 45 minute bus ride. We were quite keen to stay on the boat however Travis had said Korcula was his favourite town of the trip and was really quite pretty so we felt we had to go to see it as it would be our only chance. It didn't disappoint and in fact the whole fleet of guests travelled in leaving just the skippers alone on their boats, which would have been quite nice for ...
... and to the mountains were pretty good as well.
There is also a fort there that overlooks the old town. This fort started like ones we saw in Turkey and Greece, but has further history in Napoleonic times and was also occupied by Austrians. The fort is not in a good state of repair and we only walked around it. We did not go in to the museum there ...
Other places to stay in Korcula
Dubrovacka cesta 19, Korcula Town | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Put Od Luke 17, Korcula | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Setaliste F Krsinica 102, Korcula | 4 star hotelfrom $149
Put Od Luke 17, Korcula | 3 star hotelfrom $105
Uvala Plitvine bb, Vela Luka | 3 star hotelfrom $84
Vranac bb, Vela Luka | 3 star hotelfrom $90
TN Priscapac, Korcula | 2 star hotelfrom $67
Prvi zal bb, Korcula | 3 star hotelfrom $99
Obala dr. Franje Tudmana 5, Korcula | 3 star hotelfrom $133
Obala 4 bb, Vela Luka | 2 star hotelfrom $80
Obala 3 Br. 21, Vela Luka | 3 star hotelfrom $133