Casa Matiki is an idyllic bed and breakfast with great appeal for anyone seeking a semi-secluded location in Croatia’s Istrian region, only 1km away from Zminj town centre. Set on over 5 hectares of land, Casa Matiki’s owner Sonja Glavic-Krivicic is a woman well into her retirement years with no plans of retiring, and who could blame her? This is clearly a woman who has found her forte.
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Ron Gastrobar is not your typical Michelin Star restaurant, it is not a fine dining experience compared to the likes of Alain Ducasse or Steirereck at Stadtpark. It's the polar opposite: A calm, contemporary setting with fine modern interior and an open kitchen. It screams more high end steakhouse than fine dining. It really is the most unconventional Michelin Star restaurant I've ever been to, one filled with unexpected surprises.
Pop’s Place is located smack bang in the middle of Ljubljana’s soul, overlooking the Ljubljanica River with glimpses of Ljubljana Castle. Nothing less than a picturesque dining experience filled with plenty of people watching on Ljubljana's main artery, Cankarjevo Nabrežje. Pop's Place is a family owned and run GastroPub serving gourmet burgers and craft beer. The same family own well-known 'As Aperitivo Restaurant' serving local Slovenian cuisine located only moments away from Pop's Place.
Rovinj (Rovigno in Italian) is Croatia’s most charming coastal town located in the istrian peninsula. If you’re looking to take some time away outside Croatia but don’t necessarily want to leave the Croatian border than Istria is the perfect region to explore. It’s often said that Istria feels more Italian than it does Croatian but regardless of your observation, you’re…View Post
I finally did it! I went truffle hunting in Istria! Truffle hunting has been on my bucketlist of things to do in Croatia for the last three years and after meeting Visnja Prodan two years ago at the Pasta festival in Zminj, my wish was her command. The Prodan family are a third generation truffle hunting family and have…View Post