Tag Archives: Croatia

Seafood Feasts and Fantastic Vistas along the Dalmatian Coastline

Split, Croatia: After leaving Bosnia, my journey has taken me back into Croatia to enjoy some of the glorious Dalmatian coastline, which is said to be home to some of the most stunning scenary in Eastern Europe.  My first stop was Croatia’s second city of Split: a somewhat gritty, blue-collar type of place, but one in which it […]

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Further Explorations of Former Yugoslavia: Zagreb and Beograde

As with many Westerners, the only images or preconceptions that I associated with the former Yugoslavian countries — before visiting, that is — were of the confilicts and NATO bombings in the mid-1990’s that ultimately led to the Croatians, Serbians, and Bosnians splitting apart and forming their own independent countries.  And although scars are still […]

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