Easter Island Tours The Best Way to Tour Isla de Pascua by JetSettingFools.com

The Best Easter Island Tours

Isolated and full of mystery, Easter Island is one of the most fascinating places on Earth. The remote Pacific Ocean island – Isla de Pascua in Spanish but called Rapa Nui by the natives – is dotted with volcanoes and is strewn with giant Moai, the island’s iconic ancient stone statues.… Read the rest


Krka National Park A Day Trip from Zadar, Croatia by JetSettingFools.com

Visiting Krka National Park, Croatia

There is no doubt that the Adriatic Sea along Croatia’s coastline is a stunning stretch of water. The crystal clear seawater ranges in color from cobalt blue to turquoise, varying in intensity depending on sunlight and depth. But Croatia’s appealing aqueous beauty isn’t exclusive to the shore.… Read the rest


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

Visit Skradin, Croatia: Sightseeing Before Krka Waterfalls

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


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


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

The Best One-Day Tour Of Istria, Croatia

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


Snorkeling Cairns The Best Great Barrier Reef Tours by JetSettingFools.com

Snorkeling Cairns: The Best Great Barrier Reef Tours

On my first trip to Australia I only had one must-do activity on my list: Go Snorkeling on a Great Barrier Reef Cruise. I had snorkeled in the Caribbean Sea while visiting St. Maarten, at Captain Cook in Kona, Hawaii and in the lagoons surrounding Moorea Island, French Polynesia – and I wasn’t leaving Australia without taking a Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling Tour.… Read the rest


Walk from Piran to Strunjan on Slovenia's Coast

Walk from Piran to Strunjan on Slovenia’s Coast

From the tip of the Piran Peninsula, the rocky Slovenian coastline trails east two and a half miles toward a protruding landmass of bulking cliffs covered in trees. The protected natural reserve, Strunjan Nature Park, is rich with diverse geological phenomena.… 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 Old Town, Pula.… 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