Monthly Archive: August 2014

Plitvice National Park in Croatia

Plitvice National Park – a stunning waterfall paradise

I stepped carefully on the wooden walkway as it crossed directly over and alongside the cascading water. The skies were grey and the light rain continued. It had drizzled off and on most of the morning. The heavier rains, from the previous night, increased the water level to the point...

Sunset in Rovinj, Croatia with the old town in the background

Rovinj – a coastal town with old world charm

As I strolled down the narrow, cobblestone alleys that wind through the old town in Rovinj, I felt like I was back in time a few hundred years. The old town, located on a small, narrow peninsula, rises steeply from the sea to a hill in its center. The shops...