Traveling like a local is the big thing. Choosing private accommodation over hotels, learning about authentic food and wine, mimicking local customs, even having a little crush on a local. But what … [Read more...]
We travel to feel inspired, but there is no inspiration without going outside of our comfort zone. Knowing how to familiarise yourself with local ways is a skill that can be learned and applied universally – no matter which country you're visiting. In today's global world, dealing with cultural difference is a matter of basic literacy. It's also a perfect way of looking within and learning about yourself. Dig into my travel wisdom!
It’s completely crazy, isn’t it? Croatian beach Stiniva has just been named Europe’s most beautiful beach and here I am telling you to avoid such gorgeousness. The Golden Cape (Zlatni Rat) on the … [Read more...]
Can I tell you my biggest fear? It’s being a constant outsider, shunned by my own people. This happens when I try to explain that writing is a proper job. I see everyone’s eyes rolling up. It … [Read more...]
'What are the best books about Croatia?' ‘What should I read before travelling there...?’'Who are the local writers I should know about?'These are the most frequent questions I am asked by my … [Read more...]
Croatian sausage – the country’s super food. It comes in exploding variety of flavours celebrating authentic small-scale production. It ennobles the humble sauerkraut, fills a warm bun and compliments … [Read more...]
I know you want to snag a couple of nice Croatian souvenirs before you leave the country. You want to keep remembering that amazing holiday you just had. But, the thing is - your flashbacks will be … [Read more...]