All posts tagged: Croatia

Moodboard: Croatia

During the last couple of years a few of our best friends have been to Croatia. The pictures they sent us showed emerald green waters, hidden caves, dreamy landscapes and beautiful architecture. And since we are deeply in love with the Mediterranean Sea, it was just a matter of time… Croatia is a priority on our bucket list. I remember visiting the Croatia pavillion at the Aichi Expo in 2005 (That’s ten years ago! Oh my!). It had this beautiful room with an elevated walkway. If you stood there you could see breathtaking projections of the characteristic Mediterranean flora: sometimes pine trees, sometimes aromatic plants and lowland forests. You could almost feel the light breeze and smell those warm scents. After a few minutes, you will find yourself surrounded by the bluest waters. Then, bright green. Suddenly a beautiful white stone buiding would appear in front of you… Now I would love to turn that virtual experience into a reality. All of our friends loved Croatia, so we know we will love it too. We …

Croatia’s most beautiful islands

Last week we told you that whenever we dream about Summer and seaside destinations, we always go back to the Mediterranean Sea. Let’s face it: we’re not those adventurous travellers that enjoy months of backpacking in the South of Asia, sleep under the stars in forgotten lonely Southamerican beaches and find little hostels and crowded rooms in small Vietnamese villages appealing. I wish we were, but we’re not. We’re tourists. And for some reason we always end up staying in Europe. We enjoy short getaways that give us a break from work and this horrible German weather. And for that, the Mediterranean Sea is the best destination for us. We’ve decided to start a little series about Mediterranean islands. Do you want to come with us? Let’s start with the three most beautiful Croatian islands!