The wonders of continental Croatia

A field of hay stacks under a stormy sky taken from a moving car

There is more to Croatia than just the gorgeous coast with clear sea and old Roman ruins. How to get off the beaten path and explore the wonders and hidden gems of continental Croatia? Start here

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The streets of King’s Landing, Dubrovnik – should you visit?

Photo of Dubrovnik dock and fortification walls taken from a boat.

As if it wasn’t quite popular before, this gem of the Adriatic got even bigger after Weiss and Benioff made it King’s Landing for the massive HBO hit that is Game of Thrones. Everyone wanted to walk the walls and gardens where so many plots were concocted and so many people sentenced to die (Valar Morghulis).

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The ruins of the golden age of Pula

The pinkish sky of the Pula sunset. Our dog is looking over the water.

What do you see in your mind’s eye when someone mentions Pula? The Arena, the Roman Golden Gate and maybe the Augustus Temple, right? Along with the pictures of Dubrovnik Old Town and the Diocletian palace in Split, the pictures of the Arena in Pula are one of the most used ones when promoting Croatia […]

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Winter Wonderland at Plitvice Lakes

Aerial view of the foaming water passing through natural obstacles making the famous waterfalls.

We had only been out of the car for about 20 minutes and I was already so grateful for my big, soft scarf. The winding path led downwards, rays of sunlight pushing through the bare branches leaving shadows playing under our feet. At the bottom, the path continued next to clear turquoise water leading us to the picture point under Veliki Slap.

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