Category: Croatia

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Gone Bananas in Pula, Croatia

I wish I could say that I’m a person who never relies on superficial appearance when it comes to choosing others, but that would be a lie. Chelsea and I disembarked from our ferry in Pula at the wee hours of the night. We had been...

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Yachtsurfing: The Improved Version of Couchsurfing

I logged into my couchsurfing account and searched for a host in Split. One of the first results: a host named Kevin with a yacht with two spare bedrooms, 35 positive references, and a friendly personal description. I sent the request, eagerly awaiting acceptance like a...

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Split, Croatia: Ultra Good Time

“Give my name. You will get 10% discount at restaurant.” A toothless man exclaimed, opening his arms to corral Julia, Sasha, and I. We desperately needed a map, and I quickly debated whether interacting with this stranger was worth getting one of the crusted maps plastered...

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Don’t Worry, Be Happy in Zagreb, Croatia

Throughout my trip, transportation has been the portal where things have gone most awry. I boarded an extremely crowded and run down train headed towards Zagreb, Croatia, and pushed past the flocks of fellow backpackers. Wandering through the compartments, I simply took an open seat and...