Valamar Koralj Romantic Hotel
Travel Blogs from Krk
... area is just carved our of the natural rock hillside and the passages and walls are filled with dirt. Continuing on we come to a Fortress that overlooks the harbour and the old city area. The central tower gives good views of the Arena and there are tunnels starting here that run under the city to the Arena. Another engineering feat. We walk back to the car and decide to drive to our hotel about 8 kilometres away. After booking in with a not very ...
... showing the age and some history. This only opened 10 days ago so the guides were very new on the job. The cave has 2 natural chimneys and is only about 56 metres long. Burial mounds have been found here and also remains of fires and food storage areas. Now for the trek down the steps. Easier than going up. Once down we cross the river on a small bridge and walk back down the other side. Its a very pretty walk and worth the ...
Finally Zadar was in sight– who needs a TomTom! Before we knew it, we had found our lovely yellow apartment and our host, Kruno, was waiting for us.
Pleased with our map reading skills we celebrated by walking into the old town of Zadar to check out a few sights and then found a fantastic restaurant recommended by Kruno followed by a few drinks at a trendy bar overlooking the water to watch the sun go ...
... our car on a make shift parkinglot and walked down to the beach. We walked by a cute little harbor. Of course the water was cold but refreshing. Erwin managed to spot a couple of fish without snorkling gear. He actualy managed to take a picture of it!
After we dried up we went back to the car. Our next place was Vrbnik. You had wonderful views and beautiful bays and tiny little streets where hardly a car ...
The journey from Pula was a lot more picturesque than Rijeka upon arrival as it is much more an industrial and port town than a tourist destination. Not much of an issue as it was merely a gateway to Pag Island for Hideout Festival. Unfortunately we had to wait until the morning of the boat to buy our ticket and none of us wanted the early rise to secure ourselves a ticket for the boat. We checked in at the hostel but disappointingly the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service