Europe’s Western Balkans: Croatia

Croatia -Plitvice-hike

  The cruise ship industry helped introduce the world to Croatia’s spectacular coastal mountain landscape that’s strewn with World Heritage Sites and everything else demanded by well-rounded vacations. Although members of the European Union, Croatians have yet to adopt the Euro, which is sometimes deemed a necessity to create economic prosperity. However, they have made inspiring ... Read Full Article

Musings on Morella, Spain

Morella, a city on a hill

On a recent trip to Spain, sponsored by the Land of Valencia, we visited Morella, in the region of Castellon. We loved this little town that, thankfully, was not over-run with tourists, but offered everything a tourist could hope for. Located  about  a hundred miles inland and northwest of Valencia, Morella is a fortified town built on an outcrop at about 1000 meters above sea level.  As ... Read Full Article

Prague Practical Information for Tourists

Prague ornate buildings

  Prague is an enchanting city to visit, but you may wonder when is the best time to visit Prague? When are the Holidays in Prague? What if I have an emergency while visiting Prague? I will attempt to answer all these and some other practical questions about this great city. Best time to Visit Prague With the following information, you can decide. On average, the warmest month ... Read Full Article