English posts

How to pack (Tips & tricks)

After a series of posts in Croatian, it was high time I wrote one in English again. :D Since I will be flying to the US next week, I figured I could write about how to pack, share my routine and give some useful tips and tricks I have picked up along the way. If you’re running short on time and came here only for a quick tip, here it is: The lighter, the better. 

People usually say: “Just look at the flight attendants, they only have carry-on luggage.”  While this statement is true, it is misleading. Flight attendants usually just spend the night where they are going and fly back home the next day. Chances are you are gonna stay at least a couple of days where you are going and require more than one change of underwear and a uniform. Still, do pack light

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How to Plan a Wedding (Without Going Crazy)

So you’ve decided to tie the knot? Congrats! :) If you are anything like me, you know nothing about weddings. Googling “how to plan a wedding” will help you out, but I’ve found it has left me even more questions. The first one was: “Are these people crazy or am I?!

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Lokrum – The Cursed Island

Lokrum is a small island off the city of Dubrovnik. It is a beautiful little paradise with a restaurant, botanical garden, walking routs and beaches (including a nudist beach). It would be a perfect place for a private mansion or a hotel, yet you will not find those on Lokrum. Why? The history of Lokrum can not be told without its legend. And Lokrum’s legend includes a curse…

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Songza – free web radio with playlists for every occasion

I love music, but when it comes to exploring new music, I am very lazy. I alternate between my iTunes library and Grooveshark.

In iTunes, I usually pick an artist or an album and let it play for hours. On Grooveshark, I have several playlists like “Soft tunes” or “Español” and I play those. That is a bit better than listening to the same artist the whole afternoon, but not by much. Most of my music is old and I end up listening to the same stuff over and over again.

Songza is exactly what I need!

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Madrid – my favourite places

It was September 1st, 2010 when I landed in Madrid for the first time. I was to spend 5 months in Spain on a student exchange programme Erasmus Mundus at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. I am nowhere close to being an expert on the city, especially since I did not actually live in Madrid, but I completely fell in love with it. I will tell you about my three favourite places in Madrid, but first, let’s make sure you know something about the city itself.

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Here’s to not giving up. One more attempt at blogging.

This is my fourth attempt at blogging. Want to know about the previous three attempts? I wrote an article about them for Domain.me, so check out the whole article there. Here are the lessons I learned:

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