Zagreb, Croatia: Part 3 – Friends, Family, and Farewells

My first visit to Croatia was a curious mixture of the strange and the familiar. A country┬áI had never been to, and a part of the world that still seemed foreign to me, yet also a place that I had often thought about for many years. The feelings of familiarity stemmed from my surprise at … Continue reading Zagreb, Croatia: Part 3 – Friends, Family, and Farewells

Zagreb, Croatia: Part 2 – Food, Drink, and Nightlife

On my second full day in Zagreb I met up with my college friend David. We met around noon so we headed into the city center for lunch before leaving for his house. I've mentioned in a previous post how my initial encounter with Croatian cuisine came in the form of cheese burek shared with … Continue reading Zagreb, Croatia: Part 2 – Food, Drink, and Nightlife