Choosing where to go next

This can be a time consuming, difficult and complex process. There are so many variables when making such a decision –including transport, logistics, budget, time, recommendations and even instinct. I chose to stay near Lapad beach in Dubrovnik because I wanted to go to a particular bar. Uh-huh, a bar. Seems a bit of an... Continue Reading →

Lopud -more than day tripping

Sometimes I think that places that are a standard tourist day trip destination are deserving of more time.  Sometimes I am really wrong but in the case of Lopud I was bang on the money. It's tiny (5km square), just less than an hour's boat ride from Dubrovnik, with a cluster of bars and restaurants... Continue Reading →

Lastovo: such a peas-ful island

This whole island has been declared a National Park and even upon approach on the ferry you can see why, it is stunning. It is 18 miles square, half of which is covered in forests, and with its many vineyards, olive trees and hills, Lastovo is truly beautiful to look at. In fact that is... Continue Reading →

Thunderstorms in Korcula

It rained, a lot.  For a few days.  I was staying in a place with a great internet connection so I binge watched Broadchurch* on Netflix and then felt guilty that I was in this amazing new place just for a few days and I was hibernating with a BBC gritty drama, but I was... Continue Reading →

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