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  • Split Croatia: A Day Around the City: Our 2018 Trip to Europe

    We awoke to more showers this AM but they cleared off by early afternoon. We had a wonderful mug up in the kitchen and had our tea and coffee on the covered deck looking out at the mountains! The day turned out to be ...

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    Onto Switzerland: Our 2018 Trip To Europe

    We were up early at 5:00 AM. We both hate these very early  mornings but the EasyJet Switzerland flight would get us into Geneva by 10:00 AM, and it only cost $55.00 Canadian each. So it was worth it. The airport known ...

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    Split Croatia! Our 2018 Trip to Europe

    Split is the second largest city in Croatia, about 200,000 population. The big attraction in Split is Diocletian's Palace which was built for the Roman Emperor in AD 305. Now that is history  for you! Imagine climbing ...

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    Onto Split, Croatia: A Trip up the Dalmatian Coast: Our 2018 Trip to Europe

    Monday morning was a carbon copy of all our mornings at Daniela's apartment in Mokosica. As we enjoyed breakfast on the patio we noticed that it was quieter than usual. We realized it because the all purpose ...

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    Mokosica, Croatia Happy Anniversary To Us! Our 2018 Trip to Europe

    It was Day 4 of our Croatian Adventure and it was nice to do nothing but soak up the sun, swim in the beautiful pool, and have dinner in Mokosica. Daniela recommended a place about 30 minutes walk from our apartment ...

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    Dubrovnik Croatia: Our 2018 Trip to Europe

    The Republic of Croatia is a new country, only 27 years old going through a four year war of independence from 1991-1995. You can still see the scars of the war today. Croatia has a population of 4.28 million people, ...

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    Our Croatia Adventure! Our 2018 Trip to Europe

    Dubrovnik Bound! A 12:50 departure at Gatwick required a cab at the door of the Sherlock Holmes Hotel around 9:30 AM. We had figured that we needed to leave early as we had to factor in the time it would take for a ...

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    Can't Resist  Europe! Getting to London This Time Not Easy!

    In late January 2018 we had no specific plans to visit Europe again! However, our daughter alerted us to a cheap fare on West Jet to Gatwick London from St. John's, so we started to look. In early May for around $1000.00...

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    Venice: Day 2

    Our next day in Venice was a Sunday and it was another beautiful day with 27 C and very sunny! Sunscreen for sure this day and a hat for Hubby! We missed breakfast as usual, sleeping in! With a great night's sleep in a ...

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    Venice Italy

    Our Benvenuto Driver was scheduled  for 10:30 AMto pick us up for our transfer back to Naples to catch our 12:30 PM train to Venice. We were early enough to take in the free breakfast and this made a very nice start to ...

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