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Where to Find Stunning Lavender Fields in Bulgaria

Where to Find Stunning Lavender Fields in Bulgaria

During early summer, people flock to the well manicured, blooming lavender fields of France or discover the wild lavender patches in Croatia. But did you know that Bulgaria is the world’s largest exporter of lavender? The Balkan country is king at producing lavender-based cosmetics, such as perfumes. Naturally, you might want to see these lavender […]

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How to (Not) Visit the Hvar Lavender Fields – A Guide

How (Not) to See Hvar's Lavender Fields - A Guide

Are the Hvar lavender fields in Croatia high on your list as well? I couldn’t wait to see the famous lavender fields so I DIY planned a trip to Hvar island during off season. That quickly turned out to be trickier than anticipated and I managed to get stranded nearly three times, so I wrote […]

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That Time I Almost Got Stranded on an Island in Croatia

That Time I Almost Got Stranded on an Island

“Wait, you’re saying that we’ll arrive half an hour after the last bus has left? How am I supposed to get to the other side of the island?” I was dumbfounded. She just shrug her head. Too bad that I was on a boat and couldn’t just go back. That’s what you call screwed. Was […]

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