Down to Dubrovnik July 15th 2011 As predicted by our Bosnia & Hercegovina hotel host, the sun rose this morning on another really hot day. At breakfast he assured us the temperature would reach 40° - and it did.
We were to make a trip to Dubrovnik today so the air conditioned car ride was a painless way to begin. All border crossings went smoothly and we enjoyed the dramatic coastal scenery as we headed south. Once again the ... read more
Europe » Croatia » Dalmatia » Dubrovnik The lands that today comprise Croatia were part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire until the close of World War I. In 1918, the Croats, Serbs, and Slovenes formed a kingdom known after 1929 as Yugoslavia. Following World War II, Yugoslavia became a feder... ... read more