Pula & Rovinj July 28th 2013 We had a great breakfast early this morning as we prepared to leave Brinje. It was great to see Mira again and it is always sad when we leave her. She works incredibly hard to make us feel at home at her house. There is something special about her that connects to me as I think back to the trip I was a part of in 1987. Hopefully next time is not too long from now.
We also had a great time with ... read more
Europe » Croatia » Istria » Rovinj 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
This blog is about my 5th & 6th trip to the beautiful country of Croatia. My wife, Carrie, and my two children (Abbey and Ayden), my dad Bob, and my mother-in-law Debbie Jensen were all on the trip in 2009. For my dad, it is his 15th trip. It is trip #2 for Carrie and the first time to Croatia for Abbey, Ayden, & Debbie.
The latest series of entries is from our trip in 2013. On this trip is my father (trip #19 now), me, Carrie, Abbey, Ayden, Judy, Sue, (my 2 sisters), and first timers Brock, Conner and Maty.
We have been blessed to be heading for another trip. The biggest group yet w... full info