Travel Blogs from Orebic
... beers together while having a chat and listening to music. It's crazy how similar mine and Eilleen's music tastes are! After a while we started heading back to the boat, as they were doing an optional BBQ that most people were doing. We decided not to have the BBQ as it cost 100 kuna each (~$20) and we couldn't justify that, especially for me, being vego!! So we said goodbye to everyone halfway back and went into the only restaurant in town. ...
We sailed from the island of Korcula to the island of Mljet and Mljet National Park, the first Croatian national park established back in the 1960s. I'd seen photos of the two "lakes" here but was not prepared for the tranquil beauty of the place.
It’s a quieter, smaller island, with far fewer inhabitants than those we’ve visited so far. We paid our park fees and, armed with a new map of the area, headed inland from yet another picturesque bay ...
Le moment le plus formidable était la visite chez un sculpteur croate bien connu Lujo LOZICA, qui a son atelier sur une petite île du nom Vrnik appartenant à l'archipèle de Korcula. Avec des amis nous avons été invités à déjeuner avec lui et sa femme, artiste peintre. Ils se sont connus, il y a un certain temps, à l'école des Beaux - Arts de Zagreb. Lui il est né en 1934, pendant les difficultés de la Yougoslavie et la guerre entre la Bosnie, la ...
... what seemed like 5 minutes. We were in total awe as we witnessed one brave soul jump off the walls into the sea – about 50 meters high. That daredevil made it alive and we could observe him swimming towards the shore in one piece. We noticed most Croatians were into all kinds of physical activities. Football, basketball and water sports, you name it! Even, little kids are seen on the streets playing sports and other games. ...
... Lush green forests, clear blue water, no crowds. The tranquility just blows you away as you can just sit at a spot, hike, go from a swim. No words or pictures could this place justice.
For dinner, we went to a fantastic restaurant near our boat. I can't remember the name, but the overall experience was the best so far in Croatia. Great food, great prices, great service and of course great company as usual. The restaurant is located ...
Other places to stay in Orebic
Petra Kresimira IV 107-109, Orebic | 4 star hotelfrom $113
Skvar 2, Orebic | 4 star hotelfrom $174
Obala Pomoraca 36, Orebic | 3 star hotelfrom $88
Kralja Petra Kresimira IV 119, Orebic | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Postup 48, Orebic | 4 star hotelfrom $112
Mokalo 6, Orebic | 3 star hotelfrom $102