It's happening right now. The pre-Christmas fever when everyone is scurrying after presents or making travel plans. Chris Rea’s ‘Driving Home for Christmas’ blasts from every radio station. And being … [Read more...]
What are Croatians like?
Croatia is a country of mesmerising beauty. Many people fall in love with its pristine nature and keep coming back year after year. Soon they also fall in love with the laid-back Croatian lifestyle. But to fully enjoy life like the locals do, you must get to know Croatian people and understand the Croatian culture. This is the only proven recipe to make your time in Croatia as good as it gets. I am here to help you crack the local ways. Keep reading and you're on a sure way to go Croatia native.
In Croatia, the weather talk is not as big a subject as it is in Britain. But there is still weather wisdom you should know, especially when you visit in the winter. For starters, Zagreb has a … [Read more...]
Christmas in Croatia used to be celebrated only at homes until a few years ago. During socialism it wasn't a popular business to be outspoken about one's religious beliefs and practices. I remember … [Read more...]
Croatia is a wonderful country full of contrasts. There’s one that never seizes to amaze me, the one that is close to magic: few things seem to work but everything always get done. How? The … [Read more...]
Are you a shy person? I am. Mingling with people at social events used to make my palms sweat. I’d feel isolated, wondering what on Earth was wrong with me. Then I moved to London. From the … [Read more...]