Travel Blogs from Zagreb
... of Opera Victoria could do with the advantage of a great
It was interesting seeing the
differences in the audience here. Only very occassional applause for
arias during the show. Many more young people, the bulk of the
audience wound have been under 40, more casual dress, no facilities
for drinks at intermission, the bulk of the audience swarms outside
for a cigarette at interval. Overall a memorable night.
... as 'vouched for’ and then they gave ratings and endorsements to the people they knew were trustworthy, and then those people could do the same, etc. So you can be fairly confident that no one who has any kind of endorsement is going to rape and kill you, for example (this is for your peace of mind, mom :-p).
While I was out running errands in the morning, I also bought a Croatian SIM card with 50 kunas of credit on it. So while at the hostel ...
... Wow, I swear it was super yummy but probably about 1000mg of caffeine and this gal needed to get some much needed sleep since I was running on empty from prepping for the trip and then the trip here in itself. Of course Mike hates coffee so his beer and Rakija helped relax him. Yep sure enough, I laid wide awake all night next to a snoring husband who woke up Monday morning announcing how good he felt after a solid nights sleep...no jet lag at all!!! Grrrrrrrrrrrrr. ...
... now it is just us in it. The lady at check in said that we would most likely be alone because there were no more reservations for the evening and there were a lot of open rooms. Also, towels are included and the showers are hot. The rooms are nice and dark and we hope they will be quiet too. We really wish we could stay longer here. If we come back, we will totally stay here. Oh, and there is free printing... which is awesome because we ran out of space on the Eurail pass to ...
... a half hour journey to Zagreb Rox fell asleep. Rox likes to sleep on any moving vehicle whether than be plane, train or automobile but the main reason today was she had contracted a cold from all the long tiring days and also the drenching we got while exploring Vintgar Gorge in Bled. I spent the time listening to some music and trying to keep up with our blogs of which we were already falling well behind.
As we approached the border of Croatia ...