Zadar: An Unexpected Little Gem on Croatia’s Coast

Zadar: An Unexpected Little Gem on Croatia’s Coast, Zadar, Croatia (B)

I don’t know what I was expecting from Zadar but, oh my goodness, it wasn’t what I got. I’ll be completely honest, Zadar wasn’t really on the top of my list of places I wanted to see, but since the bus journey from Split to Zagreb was just a little bit too long, I decided to have a little stop- over in Zadar. I was only planning on staying for two days but I loved it so much I ended up staying for three nights, four days.

I’m not going to lie, it wasn’t love at first sight for Zadar and me. I’d just spent what seemed like a god damn eternity on a hot, sweaty bus, for some reason my bag seemed like all my belongings had been swapped with bricks, and I need to buy a bus ticket to the old town but the smallest note I had was a 100KN and my dodgy Croatian wasn’t enough for me to get it changed into something smaller at the ticket stand. One good thing, though, was the bus stop was in front on a McDonalds which meant I could have a full meal for the first time in like two days. Huzzah. I also can’t believe I’ve just said McDonald’s is a good thing but here we are… ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Zadar: An Unexpected Little Gem on Croatia’s Coast
Guide Location: Croatia » Zadar
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Emily Whiteside
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Sea Organ
  • Greeting To The Sun
  • The Forum
  • Church of St. Donat
  • Cathedral of St. Anastasia