A Day Trip to Zadar

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Living in Šibenik is great, but there is so much more to Croatia than the city we are in right now. That’s why we decided to visit Zadar. We heard it had a super cool organ in the sea that made music with the waves, so we absolutely had to check it out. The other awesome thing? Zadar is only an hour and a half away. It was perfect for a day trip to get away from our computers and to explore Croatia! When we arrived at the bus station in the morning, we quickly noticed that Zadar is a LOT …

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A Visit to the Monastery Garden

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Chris and I have been in Šibenik for almost a month now, and we’re still amazed by how pretty it is. The sun is always shining and the flowers are blooming. After visiting the St. Michael’s Fortress last week, it was time to check out another jewel of Šibenik: the monastery garden. Hidden somewhere in the old town, we found it when we weren’t looking for it (and couldn’t find it when we were). It’s not as big as I expected, but it was a lot prettier. The first time we walked in it, it was the evening and we …

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Food and Fortress: A Taste of Mediterranean

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Since we arrived in Šibenik (pronounced Sh-ibenik) two weeks ago, it’s like we’ve been living in a dream. Who knew Croatia could be this beautiful? There are so many streets to explore, so many beaches to swim in and so many old buildings to discover. When we arrived in the city, one of the first things we noticed is the fortress. It sits on top of a hill, overlooking the channel that leads to Šibenik. It’s an impressive building that definitely has a lot of history. It also happens a place of entertainment. Walking around town, we saw so many posters of …

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