Do you love animals?I do. I live with three cats and the latest black-and-white kitten Max (a.k.a. Batman) drilled his way into my heart and into staying.I also love animal art, animal … [Read more...]
Zagreb 101 gives you a basic idea of the life and culture in Croatia's capital Zagreb. Enjoy colourful accounts of the city's food, art and festival scenes and learn the 'hows' before the 'whats'. Use my insider's view to track down best experiences Zagreb has to offer. Only then dig into specific 'things to do and places to see'.
In the overcrowded tourist market, every city needs a unique superlative. The best in this, the largest of these, the highest among those… Zagreb may be one of smaller European capitals but it’s … [Read more...]
We travel, just like we live, mostly through our eyes. Even the expression 'sightseeing' - the daily task of a tourist - reminds us of how vision-bound our experience often is. So why not shake things … [Read more...]
‘Why would you spend Christmas in Zagreb and not Vienna?’ I was recently asked by a journalist. The famous Vienna Christmas market has attracted visitors from all over the world, but this year Zagreb … [Read more...]
Strange superstitions guide our everyday life. Not necessarily religious. Just quirky little beliefs that make us collect unusual souvenirs or spit three times if a black cat crosses our path.I’ll … [Read more...]
Something magical happens to people when they linger on in Zagreb. After covering the guidebook-recommended sights, they slow down and start to live a local life. And just like that, ‘Zagreb as a … [Read more...]