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...]
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'.
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...]
Zagreb markets are a big tourist attraction. Dolac – the central fruit and vegetable market – imbues the city with a peculiar charm.It’s a place to get all of your senses occupied: sweet-smells of … [Read more...]
We all have favourite spots in a city. A secluded corner, a reading bench, a vista. It’s a place which we flock to like a bee to the nectar.We don’t think why, we just go there to get … [Read more...]
Since the Berlin Wall came down, socialism stopped being a political order. It is now a rich cultural heritage, or better yet – a tourist offer.People who visit former socialist countries seek … [Read more...]
Travellers visiting Zagreb meet 5 challenges to having a true experience. But where's challenges, there's also solutions. Exciting, isn't it?#1: Zagreb is not a touristy city You can tell a … [Read more...]