Zdjelarevic Hotel & Winery
Travel Blogs from Slavonski Brod
Thursday 29 May A long day today with 4 trains and a bus from Graz to Opatija in Croatia. It was a little worrying as the connections were critical and whilst the Austrian trains run on time, this clearly was not the case in Slovenia or Croatia. Still, we made it to Zagreb and then got a bus which took us right through to Opatija in one hop. We were very fortunate to find a tourist information office very ...
... from Dubrovnic to the wetlands of Croatia. Unfortunately we couldn't take a short cut through Bosnia - apart from no insurance to do so with the rental car, the recent floods have cut off the land anyway and we couldn't have got through even if we were to try. That meant we had to just make our way straight down the freeway which, while fast, is a wee nor boring. It does mean we can do 130 ...
... frameworks related to PRONI'S current non-violence project, share models of similar projects in the US, and find creative ways to present data from their research that will be engaging to youth. And we might also have found time to eat ice cream.
In the evenings my wonderful host prepares something delicious for dinner and then we enjoy wine or beer or Rakija on the patio with ...
The hills are alive Today we took the bus up into the mountains just a short distance. Our first stop was at the church of St. Rock. This saint was a protector of people who got the plague way back in medieval times. Seems after administering to sufferers, he got the plague and became a hermit of sorts so as not to infect anyone else. He holed up in a cave to die but was discovered by a dog who brought bits of food from his ...
Brac Our first hike in Croatia was a delight. After a great breakfast we set off on a bright sunny morning for the island if Brac (pronounced Brach). We went on a tour boat that HF hires. On the way over we were served schnapps and fresh figs. Yum. The voyage took about 45 minutes and dropped us in Sumartin, a sweet village with a busy waterfront- fishing boats, yachts and cruisers and a car ferry loading. We had ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed