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SKRADIN, CROATIA

Thursday May 21, 2015

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Skradin, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

Skradin, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

After two weeks of ferries, buses and water taxis, it was time for a much-needed road trip! From Split, we rented a car and headed inland towards Plitvice Lakes National Park – the country’s crown jewel, and grand finale to our travels through Croatia. We departed mid-morning, but it was still a full day’s drive (with stops) out to Plitvice, so we broke up the journey in little Skradin where we stretched our legs exploring picturesque Old Town …

SPLIT, CROATIA

Sunday May 17, 2015

Split, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

Split, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

Split, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

Split, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

Split, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

After a week of island hopping through Korcula, Badija, Proizd, Hvar, Vis and Bisevo, we caught a ferry back to the mainland for a couple of days in central Split. The walled heart of the city was a mecca of medieval goodness with cathedrals, belfries and Roman ruins around every picturesque corner. We’d traveled briefly through London and Belgium two years prior, but Croatia really was our first proper trip to Europe, and the country was doing a fine job of spoiling us rotten with historic wonders.

BISEVO & VIS, CROATIA

Monday May 4, 2015

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Vis, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

Bisevo, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

Vis, Croatia www.bucketlistbums.com

Brac, Mljet, Cres, Pag, Lokrum … without a month on Croatia’s Adriatic coast, it was impossible to even scratch the surface of the country’s island wonderland. Day trips were the best strategy for travelers with limited time looking to maximize island travel, so we arranged a full day’s journey by boat from Hvar out to Bisevo Island and Vis Island …