Category Archives: food

Panoramic Views from Panorama

    In Dubrovnik (Croatia) the restaurant on top of Mount Srd (pronounced ‘surge’) behind the walled medieval city is aptly named “Panorama”. We went up in the cable car, and from the top the view can only be described … Continue reading

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Eating in Dubrovnik: Lady Pi-Pi

Lady Pi-Pi: Named after a voluptuous, very graphic statue at the entrance. Rod and I had been to Lady Pi-Pi on our last visit to Dubrovnik, on the recommendation of our apartment landlady. We loved it, for many reasons, and wanted to … Continue reading

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Dinners in Old Town Korcula

Eating in Korcula’s Old Town I wrote about lunches before so, now, dinner time: Note: I have a lot of pictures for this, so please be patient and scroll through.     Two places along the waterfront walkway that we … Continue reading

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Eating in Korcula Old Town: Lunch

Old Town Korcula has a large number of cafes and restaurants, especially along the waterfront and at the point of the peninsula. So, making a choice of where to eat is quite difficult as most of them look attractive and … Continue reading

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Importance of Language

Sometimes you do need to know the written language Most often when we travel to foreign countries we do not know the language. We try to learn a few basic words, which always helps to smooth the way, and our … Continue reading

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Split: Korta Caught Our Fancy

This place was so good, that we returned for dinner the same day. Korta Konoba (konoba means local restaurant), at Poljana Grgura Ninskog 3, serving authentic Dalmatian dishes, for breakfast, lunch and dinner. This restaurant is in an enclosed square … Continue reading

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Dolac—Zagreb’s Market

**Note: This article is very picture-heavy, as it’s so photogenic. But please scroll through and enjoy. Zagreb’s daily market is called Dolac. It’s a colorful, buzzing, must-see, often under-rated place, bustling with both locals and tourists. Even if you don’t … Continue reading

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A “Fine” Meal in Zagreb

 Fajn Bistro, Zagreb Petrinjska 73 We were wandering around Gradec old town in Zagreb and needed lunch before visiting the Museum of Broken Relationships. We just happened on this place and were very happy with it. “Fajn” Bistro is pronounced … Continue reading

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Ribca: Last Stop in Ljubljana

Ribca: A Fantastic Fish Meal in Ljubljana Ribca means ‘fish’ in Slovenian. This lovely riverside place is almost literally on the water, under the first stretch of market colonnade as you approach from the Triple Bridge side. Look for a … Continue reading

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Romeo and Juliet in Ljubljana

Finding places to eat in Ljubljana Besides all the cafes, bars and restaurants along the river, another good area to look for a place to eat is the main street through Old Town, starting at the Town Hall. This pedestrian … Continue reading

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