Category: Croatia

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Ultra Festival, Split

Today is the day of the first Ultra Festival in Europe. The Miami concept is launched here in Split where I am so I will be attending all three days! Yesterday I was at the Poljud Stadium for a sneak peak! 32.000 people are coming tonight I’m going there with The Yacht Week and this will be their VIP-area

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Summer Salad

The mini markets here on Vis have always been the opposite of impressive – until this year! Now you can find both avocados, asparagus and more than one selection of lettuce – Hurray! Unsurprisingly everything is very expensive but at least it gives you some more opportunities.. When doing research for the menu at new restaurant Fort George I found this GREAT blog. It’s by far … Read More Summer Salad

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Liquor tasting. Lipanović, Vis, Croatia

  Two nights ago I came back to lovely Vis and one of the highlights so far was the local winery, Lipanović, we visited to see if they could supply wine and liquors to Fort George. With us home we got about 9 different liquors (or Rakias as they call the non-sweet grappas in Croatia) and we had a taste session. There were all … Read More Liquor tasting. Lipanović, Vis, Croatia

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Vintage Shopping in Zagreb

I spent  the  last 24 hours on a road trip from Split to Zagreb where we shopped for new concept Fort George. At the fort you will find a museum,  gallery, restaurant, bar and club with live music, so we were hunting for all different kind of stuff to decorate the place. We had already emptied the Reto Centar in Split so we thought we had … Read More Vintage Shopping in Zagreb

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Whoopie Pie Disaster

2 days ago I tried to make whoopie pies for the first time. Didn’t sound too complicated and I had the best ones in mind: Lemon with raspberry mascarpone filling! How can it go wrong?! Well.. let’s say the Croatian baking powder wasn’t that collaborative this particular evening and the pies came out even flatter than when I put them in the oven. Oh … Read More Whoopie Pie Disaster

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Split, Croatia

New day, new place! Split  

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Vis, Croatia

A big mix of posts from different locations have lately filled the blog and I hope it will make it even more interesting rather than confusing. And today is yet another place – right now I’m on Vis island in Croatia. Vis is almost like my second (or third) home and is, as well as Greece, a place I’m returning to for the fifth year in … Read More Vis, Croatia

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