Travel Blogs from Trieste
... best preserved Ancient Roman settlement in the Mediterranean. Anyway, more later, what has occurred during the week? I'll take you back to a small town in Germany.
Saturday September 14th 2013
There had been a bloodless coup, Meister had taken over strategy and planning. His methods, unlike Frau's meticulous (if error strewn) approach, is more dart and map with a little help from the internet. After the success of the ...
Upon our arrival in Croatia our European adventure took on another dimension completely and managed to raise the adrenalin levels somewhat on a number of occasions in the first two days. Firstly, we woke on Tuesday morning to pouring rain, found our way across Zagreb to pick up a rental car for the rest of the week, a VW Golf. Not only is it left hand drive but also manual, and changing gear completely back to front is harder than one would think! The bad weather was a bummer, not ...
... lead us to the main street, with the famous triple bridge and the Dragon's bridge further up. After a trip to the information centre we walked just out of town to an old army barracks, which since 1994 squatters have moved in turning it into a funky nightlife centre with various bars, clubs and art spaces. With the weather being a bit grim it was a bit deserted but was worth the walk, some really weird and wonderful art scattered everywhere. ...
... exploited the wifi. Already noticing how clean Slovenia is compared to Croatia, everywhere you look it is spotless and they are hot on recycling. Later in the afternoon we headed out of town to Postojna, where there is a famous castle and a gigantic cave which we will explore tomorrow. Having trouble finding a park we decided to drive to the castles car park, turned out to be a very nice quiet location with no one about to bothered ...
Cruised along the famous coastal tourist drive for one last time, enjoying the amazing views once again knowing we would be leaving Croatia by the evening. Drove to Porec, where by chance we found ourselves amongst another festival full of activities throughout the town. Watched all kinds of demonstrations and dances, before taking advantage of the free samples offered at ...
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