Croatia has become increasingly popular since Game of Thrones started. I was intrigued by Croatia long before I started watching GoT. Croatia has beautiful coastline, vibrant blue waters, and gorgeous waterfalls. While Dalmatia is the highlight for most, don’t skip Zagreb and other stops inland.

Zagreb to Split via Plitvice Lakes

Zagreb to Split via Plitvice Lakes

Plitvice Lakes is one of Croatia’s best-known landmarks. You can’t visit Croatia without stopping here! The only problem is, it’s not very close to any of the major cities. I toyed around with the idea of renting a car to drive from Zagreb to Split with a stop at Plitvice Lakes National Park. I didn’t… ...
An Afternoon in Zagreb, Croatia: A Half Day Itinerary

An Afternoon in Zagreb, Croatia: A Half Day Itinerary

Zagreb wasn’t originally on my itinerary for Croatia, but I’m glad it worked its way in! It ended up being easier to fly to Zagreb and visit Plitvice Lakes on our way to Split so that left us with an afternoon to explore. While you might be eager to start your Croatian vacation in Dubrovnik… ...
Hotel Review: Canopy by Hilton Zagreb City Centre

Hotel Review: Canopy by Hilton Zagreb City Centre

Zagreb wasn’t initially a stop on my Croatia itinerary. With less than a week to visit, I was eager to head to Split and Dubrovnik right away. I’m glad I was able to squeeze in one night in Zagreb. Staying at the Canopy by Hilton made the experience even more enjoyable. Here’s my review of… ...
Planning a Trip to Croatia Using Points and Miles

Planning a Trip to Croatia Using Points and Miles

Last summer, I found myself needing to spend some vacation days before changing jobs. Kind of like my Alaskan Cruise in 2017, I needed a plan fast and I needed someone to go with me! Luckily, my mom was available and gave me free rein of the itinerary. Here’s how I planned our trip to… ...