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  • What’s the best place for a family holiday in Croatia?

    Croatia

    What’s the best place for a family holiday in Croatia?

    With its gorgeous beaches, captivating ruins and breathtaking natural beauty, Croatia is a country that little ones can enjoy as much as the grown-ups in your group. But where is the best place to stay in Croatia for families? Here are some of our favourites. 1. The Istrian coast Children love to be beside the […]

  • Sipping bellinis at the Legendary Harry’s Bar, Venice

    Experiences, Venice

    Sipping bellinis at the Legendary Harry’s Bar, Venice

    When, after a long day’s sightseeing, you want to sip a cocktail in an atmospheric bar, Venice has plenty of choice. But there’s really one place to go if your beverage of choice is a bellini cocktail: Venice’s legendary Harry’s Bar. Let’s take a look at this famous bar and its illustrious history. A history […]

  • Where to eat in Venice on a budget

    Travel Tips

    Where to eat in Venice on a budget

    You’d be forgiven for thinking that eating in Venice might be expensive, and if you go to certain places – like the famous Cafe Florian on St Mark’s Square – that’s true. Like anywhere, Venice has some pricey places to eat, but the good news is that there are still plenty of fantastic options for […]

  • Fishing in Croatia: how and where?

    Experiences

    Fishing in Croatia: how and where?

    As if stunning beaches, fascinating history and breathtaking natural parks weren’t already enough, Croatia is blessed with a wealth of fantastic outdoor pursuits to keep you occupied while you’re on holiday in this beautiful country. Among them is various kinds of fishing, which is a great way to spend time in the fresh air and […]

  • The best places in Croatia for nightlife

    Experiences

    The best places in Croatia for nightlife

    Istria is blessed with gorgeous beaches, and famed for its natural beauty as much as for the beautiful buildings and cobbled streets of scenic cities like Pula. But what do you do when the sun goes down? If you enjoy a night out on the town, you’ll be pleased to hear that Istria is considered […]

  • How to get to Brijuni National Park

    Travel Tips

    How to get to Brijuni National Park

    If you enjoy getting out into nature when you’re on holiday, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to explore the picturesque Brijuni National Park, Pula on your trip to Croatia. Keep reading to find out more about this beautiful place and find out how to get there. What to do in Brijuni National Park […]

  • How Venice’s canals were built: how was built on water?

    Venice

    How Venice’s canals were built: how was built on water?

    The canals of Venice are among the world’s most romantic places, but before the atmospheric waterways we know and love today came into existence – before the grandeur of the city’s opulent palazzos and piazzas – there was only a marshy, muddy lagoon with little going for it beyond a smattering of 124 small islands. […]

  • Excursion idea: kayaking in Pula, Croatia

    Experiences

    Excursion idea: kayaking in Pula, Croatia

    Want to get active on your holiday to Croatia? Then we have the perfect suggestion for you: kayaking or canoeing in Pula! For the more adventurous traveller, kayaking offers the chance to see the beautiful Istrian coast from an exciting new perspective. If lounging around on the beach isn’t the style of holiday for you, […]

  • Is the best olive oil from Croatia?

    Croatia

    Is the best olive oil from Croatia?

    Think of the Mediterranean and one of the first things you’ll probably think of is olive oil. This beautiful golden liquid is synonymous with this wonderful part of the world, but how much do you know about Croatian olive oil? Let’s take a look at what makes Croatia such a hot spot for olive oil […]

  • Venice Museums: The 5 Best to Visit

    Venice

    Venice Museums: The 5 Best to Visit

    If you’re off on a trip to Venice, don’t leave without visiting some of the city’s many wonderful museums. From collections devoted to the history of glass-making to its very own Guggenheim Museum, Venice has more than enough to keep you occupied every time you go to Venice. Here are five of our favourites. 1) […]