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


Chiang Mai Trekking Trip: Our Review of A Day Trip from Chiang Mai, Thailand by JetSettingFools.com

Chiang Mai Trekking Trip: Our Review of A Day Trip from Chiang Mai, Thailand

When we signed up for a Chiang Mai trekking tour, we were uncertain what to expect. The brochure for the full day trip from Chiang Mai, Thailand promised an array of activities – everything from elephants to rafting to hill tribes and waterfalls – all at a budget price.… Read the rest


Swimming with Dolphins in Mauritius: A Boat Excursion by JetSettingFools.com

Swimming with Dolphins in Mauritius: A Boat Excursion

With crystal-clear water and offshore islands, boat trips are one of the best activities in Mauritius. The temperate Indian Ocean that surrounds the island attracts an array of sea life – from colorful tropical fish to dolphins and whales. With numerous available tours, it can be difficult to choose which one to take.… Read the rest


Gallipoli, Italy: 10 Things To See On A One-Day Trip by JetSettingFools.com

Gallipoli, Italy: 10 Things To See On A One-Day Trip

Gallipoli, Italy is a serene seashore town along the western coast of the Salentina Peninsula (which is better known as the Heel of Italy’s Boot). The quaint Old Town occupies an island, which is connected to the mainland via a bridge.… 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


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

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

Pula, Croatia is one of the top destinations on the Istrian Peninsula. Located near the southern tip of the tear drop-shaped peninsula, the city is both industrially important and historically charming. Large cranes loom over the massive shipyard, while Roman ruins are scattered throughout the Old Town.… Read the rest


Skradin, Croatia: Sightseeing before Catching the Krka Ferry by JetSettingFools.com

Skradin, Croatia: Sightseeing before Catching the Krka Ferry

Our stop in Skradin, Croatia provided a means to an end. We wanted to see Krka National Park and Skradin was our entry point. Although the official park entrance is about a mile southeast of the town, there is a ticket office in Skradin and a convenient Skradin-Krka boat that departs from the pier.… Read the rest


Split to Vis Ferry: Things To Do in Vis, Croatia on a Day Trip by JetSettingFools.com

Split to Vis Ferry: Things To Do in Vis, Croatia on a Day Trip

Split, Croatia serves as an excellent jumping off point for exploring the nearby islands that are scattered along the Dalmatian Coast. Vis Island is one of the most intriguing Dalmatian islands to visit. Because of the island’s location (the furthest inhabited island from the mainland) and its previous use as a military base (making it inaccessible to tourists until recently), Vis is not nearly as touristic as other Croatian islands.… Read the rest