A Journey Inland... August 8th 2014 Today began with a cup of coffee and then 7 of us headed up the coast to Sibenik. As we got to the city that was home to a young Dražen Petrović, we headed inland towards the medieval fortress town of Knin. Dad, Mike, Tom, Tomi, Mariah, Kailee and I traveled through a part of Croatia we had never been to before. With the looks of many of the buildings along the way, the war does not seem to be 2 ... read more
Europe » Croatia » Dalmatia » Rogoznica 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