The morning sun, which hurt the backs of our eyeballs thanks to what had transpired the night before, gleamed off the Adriatic like a million fireflies, as the speedboat from Korčula deposited us at the quaint hamlet of Pomena, population 50,… Read More ›
Month: June 2013
After a long, hot day exploring Split, a wonderfully comfortable, air-conditioned catamaran ferry took us to the dreamy island of Korčula.
On our first day in Split, we weren’t in the mood for ‘pizza cut’ at 9:30AM, and we didn’t need to change money — so we did what everyone comes to Split to do: we left (just for the day)…. Read More ›
OK, OK… so Split wasn’t quite that bad, but after two nights we were ready to, uh, split — as quickly as possible.
For those who are too busy, too lazy, or too intelligent to read about our minor missteps in getting to Venice, here’s a quick summary of our time in this wondrous city, expressed in numbers.
The day we left Paris for Venice was one of those days where delays and minor misfortunes present themselves in a way that demands — ultimately — nothing more than patience and laughter.
Every day it morphs, bends, and creaks, slightly, but here’s what the itinerary for the European leg of our travels looks like — for now.
The first two days of the first stop on our travels: Paris