3 Hikes Near Florence, Oregon Oregon Coast Trail Marker JetSetting Fools

3 easy hikes near Florence, Oregon

The coastal town of Florence, Oregon, population 8,500, is situated in the central portion of the state where the Siuslaw River flows into the Pacific Ocean. In the charming Old Town district, Bay Street runs parallel to the river where locally-owned restaurants and shops are housed in historic buildings.… Read the rest

6 Parks in Zagreb, Croatia

7 Parks in Zagreb, Croatia

Our recent travels have taken us to quite a few old walled cities with little green space. A trip to Plitvice Lakes cured our craving for nature, but that didn’t mean we weren’t stoked to find 7 parks in Zagreb, Croatia’s capital city. In addition to strolling the historic streets to see the sites in Zagreb original towns, Gradec and Kaptol, we found green spaces throughout the city.… Read the rest

3 parks in Madrid’s city center

As much as we like admiring the architecture of the historic buildings, spending evenings in museums and endless hours in cafes, we also enjoy a bit of nature. We found three parks in Madrid’s city center –  to the west, south and east – which are great for a picnic lunch, an afternoon stroll away from the bustling center or just a breath of fresh air.… Read the rest