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...]
Zagreb is one of Europe’s nicest walkable cities. But getting the most out of its walkable character has more to do with a mindset than the size of its streets. Become a Zagreb flâneur - an aimless wanderer - to truly appreciate its dynamic cityscape. Trust me, flâneurie is much more than doing nothing. It's the gastronomy of the eye – a way of experiencing and understanding a rich variety of urban environment. Start with my Walking Manifesto to learn why aimless walking is the best means of travel anywhere.
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...]
Parks and green spaces are part of any city’s tourist offer. If you are a fan of slow travel like me, you will probably seek out the cities advertised as green. We all know of London’s famous … [Read more...]
The Valentines Day hype is upon us. Admit it, no matter how much you believe love should be practiced all year round, you still feel a tiny bit obliged to do something special on this day. Me too. … [Read more...]
I recently discovered a great way to bring to life all my Zagreb Honestly walks. It’s called wikilocations. You can access the web-based portal to discover routes in just about any place in the … [Read more...]