Hiking to Starigrad Fortress in Omis, Croatia by JetSettingFools.com

Hiking to Starigrad Fortress in Omis, Croatia

Omis, Croatia – a seaside town 25km south of Split – is nestled at the base of the Dinara Mountain where the Cetina River flows into the sea. With an inviting coastline, picturesque walled city and striking mountains, we understand why it has been nicknamed the Omis Riviera.… Read the rest


Christmas in Zagreb, Croatia Celebrating Advent

Zagreb Christmas Market: Advent u Zagrebu 2019

Updated for the 2019 Advent Zagreb Christmas Market!

As the crisp air brightens my cheeks and little puffs of breath escape from my mouth, I inhale the scent of sizzling sausages and sweet fritule drenched in chocolate sauce. The tantalizing aroma intertwines with Croatian Christmas music and drifts on a light breeze from the cheerfully decorated wooden huts at the Zagreb Christmas market.… Read the rest


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Croatia Itinerary: A Complete Guide to 2 Weeks in Croatia

We’ve made no secret of our love for Croatia. From top to bottom, from the interior to the coast, there hasn’t been a place we have visited that we didn’t fall in love with. With so many incredible Croatia destinations, creating an easy-flowing, all-encompassing route through the country can be a challenge…but it is possible!… Read the rest


Things To Do in Rovinj: A Complete Guide to Rovinj, Croatia by JetSettingFools.com

Things To Do in Rovinj: A Complete Guide to Rovinj, Croatia

Charming Rovinj, Croatia is an absolute gem – and one of our favorite Croatia destinations. Located on the western coast of the Istrian Peninsula, which hangs like a teardrop from Slovenia, Rovinj is a picture-perfect seaside town. During our 3-week stay, we discovered many things to do in Rovinj – both in the Old Town and beyond.… Read the rest


Overlooked Cities in Croatia To Visit by JetSettingFools.com

3 Overlooked Cities in Croatia to Visit

Croatia’s calling. Croatia keeps calling. Since we started traveling full time in 2014, we have returned to Croatia so many times that we’ve lost count. We visited the country’s star attractions – Dubrovnik, Split Korcula and Hvar Town – on our very first trip to Croatia in 2011.… Read the rest


A One-Day Tour of Istria Croatia by JetSettingFools.com

One-Day Tour of Istria, Croatia: The Highlights

Croatia’s Istrian Peninsula dangles off the northwest corner of the country into the Adriatic Sea. Like much of Croatia, the coastline in Istria is the big attraction. However, the interior of the Istrian Peninsula is equally picturesque and has a storied past of its own.… Read the rest


Wine Tasting in Rovinj, Croatia: Wineries, Tasting Rooms, Bars and Shops by JetSettingFools.com

Wine Tasting in Rovinj, Croatia: Wineries and Tasting Rooms

Wine in Croatia, like so much of Europe, is part of daily life. Croatia’s lengthy coastline along the Adriatic Sea provides favorable conditions for cultivating vines, which line the coastal hillsides. The Istrian peninsula is known for its spectacular wine-making and – as such – wine tasting in Rovinj is an absolute must-do.… Read the rest


Hiking and Biking in Rovinj, Croa by JetSettingFools.comtia

Hiking and Biking Trails in Rovinj, Croatia

Rovinj, Croatia has a compact, densely built (and completely charming!) Old Town…but it doesn’t have much green space. That said, nature isn’t far from the city center. In fact, there are several intertwining hiking and biking trails in Rovinj. Active travelers can lace up their hiking shoes or rent a bike in Rovinj to explore the regions gorgeous coastline and vine-covered countryside. 

 

Hiking and Biking Trails in Rovinj

During our visit, one of our favorite things to do in Rovinj was discover the landscapes beyond the Old Town.… Read the rest


The Best Places to Watch Sunsets in Rovinj, Croatia by JetSettingFools.com

Sunsets in Rovinj, Croatia

Sunsets in Rovinj, Croatia are simply spectacular. Whether the glowing sphere slips uninterrupted into the horizon or if clouds shift the light into varying shades of orange and pink, Rovinj sunsets don’t disappoint. Because the Rovinj Old Town is situated on a peninsula, there are numerous spots to witness the spectacle – and we discovered the absolute best places to watch the sun go down. 

We witnessed many beautiful sunsets in Rovinj, Croatia

 

The Best Rovinj Sunset Viewing Spots

During our three weeks in Rovinj, we were on a mission to find the best place for viewing sunsets.… Read the rest