Category Archives: Venice & Croatia 2017

Flying home of the future of commercial aviation – the 787 Dreamliner

The Adventurers flew from Paris to SFO on one of the newest planes in the air, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. United’s version has three cabins, a BusinessFirst, Economy Plus and Economy, holding about 280 passengers. The aircraft is not only … Continue reading

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An overnight in Paris at quirky Citizen M hotel

The Adventurers were had a choice of a 6:00 am or 3:00 pm hotel out of Dubrovnik this morning and chose to take the latter flight, which gave them time to walk the wall and take it the last sights. … Continue reading

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The ultimate Dubrovnik experience: walking the wall

Of course, the Adventurers had to walk the wall. At dinner last night, they meet a couple from Scotland and she said she’d been afraid at a number of places along the way. That gave L pause for thought as … Continue reading

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Afternoon spent on and in the Adriatic Sea

Thanks to what L thinks is the best concierge she’s ever encountered at any hotel in the world, the Adventurers went out for a private kayak trip in the Adriatic this afternoon with guide Nota, a terrific young man who … Continue reading

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Morning spent learning about Dubrovnik

What better start to a morning than sitting outside for breakfast of the Hilton Imperial Palace (a very nice hotel) and looking at the light catching¬†Fort Lovrijenac in Dubrovnik. The Adventurers would learn a lot about Dubrovnik’s history today. They¬†knew … Continue reading

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A day of island hopping and then back to the mainland and on to Dubrovnik

The Adventurers vowed today to follow the Ryder Walker suggested hike to the T, so they got an early start, wanting to catch the 9:00 boat from the dock on Mjlet in order to go to destination number 1, the … Continue reading

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Mjlet after dark yields good boat photo…

…at least that’s what we think. The Adventurers walked to the other “arm” of Mjlet harbor for dinner tonight. It was a very pleasant and peaceful sitting on the water’s edge. (Well, except for one loud threesome of British women … Continue reading

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