Croatia September 18 Thru 26 2009 193
February 14, 2010, 20 Comments

1. If you want Zagreb’s Upper Town to yourself for wandering, it is deserted at 2 a.m. There is nothing more magical than having the city in your hands to […]


It’s not “goodbye,” it’s “see you soon”

January 31, 2010, 13 Comments

I didn't want to continue to Dubrovnik. In the short time I had been with these people, they had become like a family. I know I've said it before, but ...

Sea Urchin

There’s WHAT in the water?!?

January 18, 2010, 10 Comments

Even though the Sea Urchin were stationery, I hated them. Once we docked the boat and headed to our beach (which was almost as small as the boat, but ...

Hula Hula Beach Bar

Booze, boobs and a beach bar

January 9, 2010, 10 Comments

At the dock, about 15 woman, most of them older, stood crowded around the boat ramp, awaiting the boat's passengers to disembark so they could descend ...

  • Hvar Town's main square
    Rocky, rocky, pebble-y, pebble-y
    December 25, 2009, 10 Comments

    I left my bag at the chair -- it felt perfectly safe to do so and my passport and important documents and valuables were locked safely away back at Green Lizard -- and got into the water. It was chilly. Not as chilly as the night before wh ...

  • Split
    Instantaneous enlightenment on the Adriatic
    November 17, 2009, 9 Comments

    "I recon you and I are one of the lucky ones. There is only a small percentage of people in this world, D, that have the wealth. And you and I? We are the lucky people. We are people who have this wealth. And, as people who have this wealth ...

  • The new roommate
    October 9, 2009, No comments

    That's when I saw Him on the street below. He caught my eye immediately. Perfect height (I'd probably recon around 5'9 or so). Perfect weight (the right blend between athletic and non-athletic). And completely different from the typical gu ...