Travel Blogs from Selce
On our last full day we decided to drive the full length of the island, which only took 40 minutes and see the town of Baska. The town is famous for a stone tablet found with some of the areas oldest known language. The area is also famous for FKK, which is a acronym used to describe their nudist beaches. This trend was actually started by Queen Elizabeth II uncle, King Edward VIII, who loved to bath in the ...
So we wanted to try out these healing mud baths we have been hearing so much about and to be honest I could you use some healing at this point in the trip. The beach has quite a tidal change and goes out about a ¼ mile. The sea was very shallow and allowed for easy swimming for children as you could walk forever and it only went up to your knees. The mud smelled a bit like decomposing sea organisms. There were tons of clams in the sea bed and little crabs. The mud was ...
The drive from Plitvice was interesting and very beautiful. We drove through the city of Otocac where a lot of the fighting occurred in the 90's. The town still has a lot of visible signs of sniper holes in the buildings and some shelling damage. Em received a first hand lesson on some of the effects of war on a location. We rented an amazing 2 story apartment right in a small harbor in the town of Klimno. The island is famous for its caves and a beach with healing ...
... museum. We didn't go in... We found a room above one of Croatias typical coffee bars. ( Zagreb alone has over 4200 coffee bars..there must be 500,000 throughout the country! ) it's was run by a nice woman and her husband who both tried to be helpful. They were excited to have us there since we were the first Americans to ever stay there. Ogulin, despite hiking mount Klek, doesn't have a lot to offer. It was too late to ...
... booth and in bits of English we found out that we would need to take a boat and then a small train and then walk for 2-3 hours to see some lakes. There were other walks for 5-6 hours but we were pressed for time so we decided to do the 2-3 hour one. Knowing no more than this we changed into walking shoes, grabbed some lunch and some bottles of water and headed off. The forest was ...
Other places to stay in Selce
Emila Antica 78, Selce | 4 star hotelfrom $148
Setaliste Ivana Jelicia 14, Selce | 4 star hotelfrom $82
Mihovila Jelicica 14, Selce | 2 star hotelfrom $76
Emila Antica 24 , Selce | Hotelfrom $29
Ivana Jelicica 37, Selce | 1 star hotelfrom $62