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  • Coast to Croatia: Bobovisce

    Posted on May 15, 2014

    The journey to the Adriatic island of Brac, my grandparents homeland, has finally been fulfilled with the help and direction of my cousin, Petar Skrmeta, who lives in the city of Split on the Croatian mainland.  

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  • Coast to Croatia: Hvar

    Posted on May 11, 2014

    Around 385 BC, the Greeks established the nearby colony of Stari Grad developing fields and enclosures referred to my driver guide as Croatia's Machu Picchu.  The fertile plain stretching south and west of Stari Grad has recently been added to the UNESCO World Heritage list.  The olive groves, vineyards grids and country lanes are still visible today.  It is one of the few places in Europe where the ancient Greek system of field division has been preserved almost unchanged.

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  • Coast to Croatia: Medjugorje

    Posted on May 7, 2014

    Wednesday May 7th

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  • Coast to Croatia: Old Dubrovnik

    Posted by BERNIE MARINOVICH on May 6, 2014

    After arriving late on Monday afternoon, I had just enough time to walk the Placa Stradum, the main walking plaza in the center of the fortress city of old Dubrovnik.

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