July 16, 2012

Back from the Sunshine & An Interview with To and From Magazine!

We are back from 10 wonderful days in the sun! Our first few days were spent pigging out on grilled 'frango piri-piri' and sangria in Lisbon, Portugal, with my twin sis and her hubby then we island-hopped our way down the Croatian coastline--which was absolutely incredible. Lisbon quickly climbed our list as one of the absolute best cities in Europe and we almost instantly agreed that Croatia was the most beautiful place we've ever been--seriously

I'm excited to post some pretty pics in the next few weeks and cannot speak more highly of Lisbon and Croatia! 

But I'm also really excited for another reason--a few weeks ago I had the honor of being interviewed by Diana over at To & From Mag! I was totally floored when she asked to feature Let's Be Adventurers :).

Check out the article hereThanks Diana!

Here are a few iPhone pics from our sunny days in Lisbon and Croatia...

The Bairro Alto street where our apartment was (above) and the beautiful view over Lisbon from Castelo de Sao Jorge (below).

A giant map and ode to Christopher Columbus :)

Delicious dinner of grilled chicken at a local spot in the heart of Bairro Alto, Lisbon

Sippin' on gigantic sangria with my twin sis at a Bairro Alto street party on our last night in Lisbon...then cruising over the Croatian coastline

One word: HVAR!

The most beautiful Croatian island: Mljet!

A grape-vine covered terrace at our hostel/pension in Dubrovnik--in love!

Jewel of the Adriatic :)


McKenzie said...

Great pictures! I can't wait to see more. I have always wanted to visit Croatia. I have heard it is absolutely lovely!

Simply Valorie said...

Beautiful, beautiful photos! I'm dying to go to Dubrovnik.

Suget said...

Oh my gosh. LOVELY photos!!!

Joslin said...

I'm going to Dubrovnik in a few months and you just got me even more excited to go, if that's possible.

Gesci said...

We're headed to Lisbon in a couple of weeks! We're spending two weeks in Southern Spain, Portugal, and a day in Gibraltar- I'll take any Lisbon tips you'll give!

A and B said...

absolutely breathtaking! i would love to go to croatia!

A and B said...

absolutely breathtaking! i would love to go to croatia!

Casey said...

Those photos are lovely!! I've yet to go to Croatia or Lisbon...but both are on my list to see next year!

Hello from a fairly new follower and fellow expat! I love reading about all of your travels!!

Hillary Harper said...

These pictures make me want to just buy a plane ticket and set off somewhere! The island Mijet looks absolutely gorgeous!

Vasu said...

the pictures are so beautiful, so magical :)

Meredith said...

Beautiful pictures. I want to go to Croatia so badly. What was your favorite city?