I was told that Budva was a must-see destination in Montenegro. Reviews raved of the “sandy beaches” and “buzzy nightlife,” but to be entirely honest, I was left slightly disappointed. I enjoyed strolling through the streets of the historical old town, as well as catching the boat to Sveti Nikola (the Island of Nicholas) to … More Budva, Montenegro
I’m certainly not of the belief that money can buy you happiness. Never have been. Never will. In fact, for those who know me well, would know that I’m usually doing everything I can to save a little cash. I’ll often pack a lunch, instead of eating out; arrive by foot, over taking a cab; … More How Money Bought Me Happiness in Dubrovnik
When planning our holiday to Croatia, there was one place that was constantly recommended. Hvar was said to be one of the favourite Croatian islands for tourists to visit. We were told it was the place to go for beautiful beaches, delicious seafood and wild nightlife. Well, Hvar – you certainly ticked all of these … More Hvar, Croatia
Five years ago, I was on my Physiotherapy student placements. I was treating my first stroke patient: a Croatian man, whose stroke had sadly caused him to lose the ability to speak English. After weeks of intense rehab, his basic English began to return. With this, the first thing he asked me was, “Have you ever … More Bol in Three Days
From the moment I entered the park, I was mesmerised. Completely entranced. The sun shone down onto the lakes and reflected a shade of bright blue. The colours ranged depending on the depth of water. Dark blue in the centre and light at the lakes edge. We descended down the winding path to reach the … More How to Survive the Crowds at Plitvice Lakes
I stepped onto the terrace of our hostel and was immediately blown away. Having arrived in the evening, I was yet to witness the true beauty that is Bled. I instantly felt refreshed (a welcomed feeling after our week long music festival in Budapest). My eyes were drawn to the beautiful church standing in the … More Bled, Slovenia.