Travel Blogs from Nin
... this being her first
time on a sail boat, but since I have done this a couple of times now,
everything went smoothly.
Town is a great place to start your tour of the island. We took a tour of the Venetian
castle, where we enjoyed concerts and theatrical events of the Krk Festival.
Afterwards, we went to Vrbnik for some delicious white wine, and some great
food to compliment the wine. You cannot come ...
... when he had to figure out how to repair the electric fence the horses broke through the night before. Not too exciting for him...but he did hop on a horse both bareback and bridle-less to take her down to the barn and I was very proud but didn't have the camera! Day 6 Mike, Marie, Bruce and I all headed to the top of the ranch to clear out a felled forest. This consisted of creating a large fire to throw all skinny branches and ...
... fits of tail chasing and pants biting, Meadow (or Rocko as I like to call him because he must weigh at least 100 lbs) the "ferocious" guard dog, a multitude of cats and kittens and of course the horses complete with a mare and weanling. Days 1 and 2 were quiet as we were rained out and because we were completely lacking rain gear (though we did find boots to borrow fortunately!) it was super boring. Day 3 was much more eventful as Mike and I cut and stacked flooring ...
... zone.....yes, I kid you not! (source: NZ government travel advisory).
We crossed the border into Slovenia leaving Austria behind and with it, the benefits of our GPS, which for some reason, does not have either Slovenia or Croatia as an option. Out came the map books as we reverted back to the old way of navigation! The part of Slovenia that sits between Austria and Croatia is only about 60 km, but we still had to buy ...
... The site closes on September 29th and we have a choice of numerous places adjacent to the shingle beach. I can wake up in the morning and jump in the Med, marvellous.
On Cetvrtak morning, we drove to a nature reserve on the Kamenjak Peninsula. We walked for hours negotiating a trail around secluded coves. Rumour had it that there was a bar-restaurant that served good food. Could we find it!! Muskarac was getting quite ...
Other places to stay in Nin
Draznikova 76 T, Nin | 3 star hotelfrom $43