TripAdvisor Reviews Villa Neptun Krk
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... I decided to skip going on the motorway and take the scenic road!! Well, what a mistake this was!!
I had travelled this road in 2012 and never remember it being as busy or as boring as this was now. The first 30 or so km simply just plod along through housing estates etc with the m/way running alongside. It would have been 100% better going on the m/way.
Finally out of the boring area and I'm on the edge of the Adriatic sea. Its nice and twisty ...
... and aimlessly strolled around. It was much smaller than the old town at Dubrovnik, you could walk from one side to the other in about 5 minutes. It was very quaint with all it's little alley ways and shops. We wandered back to our room, luckily I have a fantastic sense of direction because Darcy didn't have a clue how to get back! We freshened up then headed back out for some dinner. We found a place near where we were for lunch that was quite reasonably priced. ...
... living! After lunch it's back on the road and finally we are on the D8, the Croatian 'corniche' which snakes it's way south towards our eventual destination of Dubrovnik. Too far for today of course! We wend our way though a seemingly never-ending series of coastal towns - some bigger, some tiny, but all with their own marina and most with at least one of the dreaded Autokamps - a testament to just how many motorhomes use this route in high summer and another good reason for ...
... scenery...well, at that speed I was not going to look around. I did stop a few times either due to fatigue or refuelling or to take a few pictures.
I got into Rijeka in peak hour and had to deal with the heavy traffic but once out of the suburbs it wasn't long before I reached Opatia.
The Hotel was easy to find and is situated right on the waterfront, with ...
... and St Helen church (with 15th century triptych and beautiful rose windows. It is a small place with a nice beach and places to walk and eat.
During couple of days we visited some other towns on the island which, throughout its history, was occupied by Frankish, Byzantine, Venetian – who left their footprint on its architecture and art.
Krk Town developed in the Middle Ages on the site of the Roman ...
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