Split Boat Show…some 100 years ago

The 12th Split Boat Show officially opened today and is another 7 days of luxury, glamor, happenings…right in down town Split. I covered the boat show last year so I was not interested in coming this time as most of the boats are similar or I have no interest in them. All that plastic does…

Latinsko idro 2009 – Traditional boat regatta in Murter

Murter Island has been known for it’s boats for few centuries now. Especially gajeta and leut. These traditional wooden boats were used by the Murterini to reach their olive groves and pastures in the area of Modrave (a narrow strip between Pakoštane and Pirovac) and Kornati which were owned by the nobility of Zadar. Later,…

Luxury Travel in Croatia – Sea Cloud in Tribunj

One of my dream ships was always a majestic Sea Cloud… Built in Kiel in 1931, it was always one of the most beautiful tall ships on the planet! It second life begun when it was turned into a luxury cruiser for small groups. Only about 60 passengers can be accommodated in luxurious cabins and…

Croatian restaurants – Pojoda, Vis Island

I have decided to start reviewing the restaurants I go to and what better place to start with but the “legendary” Pojoda on Vis Island! This place has created a mythical aura based on the local cuisine and traditional dishes all “spiced up” by the chef Zoran Brajčić who, although born in Zagreb, returned to…

Vis Island – Lambik Bar, Kut

One of the finest bars in Vis is most likely popular Lambik in Kut area of Vis Town. Located in the former palace/noblemen house, it keeps the beauty of traditional architecture and style famous for it’s gorgeous vine-covered atrium. It is one of the most popular destination for people coming to Vis in general due…