Chapter 24 – The Balkans

Bosnia and Herzegovina After the chaos and concentration of Australians in Croatia we were looking forward to a slightly more quiet time in Bosnia and Herzegovina. We arrived in Mostar after another long bus ride, overcrowded with Europeans on their summer vacation. Mostar is a small and quaint little town famous for its bridge and …

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Chapter 23 – #sailcroatia

So we arrived into Zagreb and there was a sense of familiarity to Croatia that we couldn't quite put our finger on. Our bus arrived in Zagreb more than 4 hours late, see previous post for more on that fun experience, but it meant we arrived a lot later than expected and it was extremely …

Chapter 18 – “Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it”

This may be a little hard for some to stomach, particularly some of the images, but we feel it is important to remember the Holocaust. A visit to Auschwitz was a must for us, so we added Krakow to our itinerary as we travelled from the Baltics to Slovakia to ensure we'd get to visit. It is …

Chapter 17 – Road tripping though the Baltics

Driving through Latvia and Lithuania, we were hoping to explore these lesser known countries thoroughly and had grand ideas of finding new and undiscovered areas and hidden gems. While this trip didn't have the spectacular highlights that we were secretly hoping for, we certainly saw some pretty interesting things along the way. Here are the …