A Guide to a Long Weekend in Rome

With almost 10 million visitors a year, Rome is one of the most visited cities in Europe and with so many sights, it’s pretty much a giant outdoor museum. We recently spent a long weekend here and enjoyed some of the most beautiful sights… with queues to rival Disneyland! Things…

Places to Visit in Dubrovnik

Our fourth and final stop on our tour of beautiful Croatia was Dubrovnik. I deliberately left us a bit of extra time here as I knew we’d want ‘doing nothing days’. Instead of the usual 3 days, we had 5 meaning we could lounge around in our beautiful hotel in…

Places to Visit in Split

Split is Croatia’s second largest city and was our penultimate stop on our tour of this beautiful country. Much like the the other cities on our journey, Split is a fortified city divided into an ‘Old Town’ and ‘New Town’ with the port a main feature. I have to say…

Places to Visit in Zadar

Following our 3 days in Pula (link to blog here) we moved on to Zadar. A beautiful city 4 hours down the coastline, Zadar is the oldest continuously inhabited city in Croatia. The Old Town is situated on its own peninsula with a bridge from the New Town and features…