Hikes of Kotor

Kotor – now this was how I had pictured Montenegro! As soon as I stepped foot onto the balcony of our apartment, I fell in love. The bay of Kotor was surrounded by the most incredible mountain range and there, in the heart of it all, was the old town. I could have spent hours … More Hikes of Kotor

Budva, Hvar

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, Hvar

Hvar, Croatia

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

Bol in Three Days

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