Travel Blogs from Selce
... br> We were told to order “Red Red Wine” in the bar, which we only gave a score of “One in Ten”, and to top it off they had “A Rat in the Kitchen”. But it turned out the bar was owned by the drummer of the band UB40 – so that explained everything!
So another 193 miles further away from home and another new place to explore. Cheap and sunny, we are really enjoying Croatia.
... 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 ...
Departed on another wet day. After our peninsular stay we moved onto Rijeka about 450km north only 30 min from the Italian boarder. Rijeka was un upmarket port city. Young people and tourist filled the squares and the port pier. Great fir evening walks. Our apartment was small ...
... birthday contentment suffused my soul.
Except for the dodgy cheese, the dodgier neighbours, half a meal and the coruscating heat. And of course the snails, who had marched up our table leg and were crawling sinisterly over my feet.Happy Birthday to me.
Beers had : Karlovacko and Zwiec ( for old time's sake )
Birthday Cards received : None.
Presents received : Two ties, a small ceramic house and a small ceramic tree. And a free coffee and cake. Can't grumble.
... waiters decided to give us the coffee and cake as a present for Ed's birthday. It was the only present he had (except 2 beautiful silk ties bought in Split the day before).
Eventually they decided we had to leave which was a shame but on to new adventures.
We went back onto the winding road through the mountain we had come on the week before. It really was very spectacular. I had to work quite hard but it is ...
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