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...]
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'.
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...]
On a crisp Zagreb morning, I take my friend Linda for a walk through the magical Tuškanac forest.‘Here is where the witches of Zagreb used to be burnt’, I begin my storytelling at the wide … [Read more...]
When I put my superpower travel goggles on, I can see you hover over a map of Croatia, tracing a wish-route that’ll make your holiday unforgettable.Your eyes sparkle at the sight of Croatia’s … [Read more...]
Using a toilet outside my home’s comfort is not among my favourite experiences. Apparently there’s even a name for this ‘condition’: to be pee-shy.I don’t know if name-calling lightens things up … [Read more...]
Do you know what the local time in Zagreb is?It was in Romania that I first got my local time wrong. On board the Dacia Express night train, I travelled from Budapest to Sighisoara. All the … [Read more...]