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    Tips for Solo Travel In Croatia – Travelling by Bus

      Unlike most of Europe, Croatia lacks a well-developed rail system. Thankfully, I found the transportation options available by bus to be more than adequate and most of my bus experiences in Croatia were preferable overall compared to train travel that same summer (2017) through Italy. I rank transportation by comfort, stress level, and the scenic views available. Generally, purchasing tickets, riding, and routes were better on Croatian bus services than most European train lines I’ve experienced. Getting by bus from Split, Croatia to Mostar, Bosnia &┬áHertzogovenia If you purchase more then 24 hours in advance, these tickets can be purchased online through GetByBus (there’s a service fee online). If…

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    Travel Journal Examples: A Walk Through my Travel Art Journal: Sketchnotes, Travel, and Doodling in Italy 2017

    When I took the plunge to downsize a few years ago, I promised myself that I would see more of the world. Initially I was turned off to the idea of solo travel, ┬áso I put my travel plans to the side. That was two years ago. In the time since, I’ve grown in my ability to navigate unfamiliar spaces and, through following a few solo travel blogs, warmed to the idea of solo travel and visited over a dozen countries on solo adventures.   In April of 2017, I began planning my first solo journey- 25 days that summer in Italy, Croatia, and Bosnia. At some point, as I…