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Exploring The Waterfalls Of Croatia’s Krka National Park [Photo Essay]

From Zadar, one must-have day trip for nature lovers is Krka National Park. While Plitvice Lakes is Croatia’s largest and most popular national park, I was told by many who did both that Krka was actually the more beautiful, albeit […]

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Active Middle East: Amazing Desert Adventures In Israel

People have many pre-conceived ideas about Israel. I say this not only because I had my own before visiting — mainly that visiting religious sites would be the only way to fill my days — but because of the statements […]

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Ljubljana Day Trip: Hiking My Way Through Slovenia

One thing I loved about home-basing in Ljubljana is the accessibility to countryside and nature. As the purpose of my Croatia-Slovenia journey was to be outside clearing my head in a beautiful place as much as possible — especially with my […]

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Croatia Adventure: Learning To Rock Climb In Split

I don’t even notice at first. One minute I’m chatting animatedly with my Croactive Holidays climbing guides, Kristian and Pacho, the next I hear a loud thud and feel my teeth smash together. I’m confused. Did something just happen? Suddenly, […]