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RESIDENCE MONTE, CROATIA

Residence Monte Villa in Istria Croatia

If you follow me on Instagram you will have no doubt been bored to tears with all my holiday spam the past month or so! Well, sorry guys, there’s just a little bit more because I have to tell you about the Clickstay villa we stayed in, in Croatia… Residence Monte. What a place! Myself and the other half of Break The Loop (plus the pups) arrived after a monstrous journey and gosh this place was a sight for sore eyes!! The villa was set over four levels, nestled in the lush green, rolling hills of Istria, looking out to…

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THE STUDIO BUILD | INSPIRATION

self-build-inspiration

I’m a bit wary of shouting about this too much as we’re still in the process of finalising contracts and whatnot but after a long, longgg search, myself and the other half of Break The Loop are ‘this’ close to buying our first property! If it all goes ahead (everything crossed please, people) the property in question requires a fairly hefty facelift and we’re also planning a studio build, right next door. Anyone who knows me, knows that I’ve been waiting pretty much my whole life to be let loose on a home of my own. One of the main…

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WHERE TO EAT IN ISTRIA, CROATIA

Koliba Ribarska Istria Croatia

Istria, Croatia sits just to one side of the Southern border of Slovenia and a mere stones throw from Italy. Croatia has been on my travel hit list for a while now but never had I thought to head to Northern Croatia, in my mind it was all about Dubrovnik, Split and Hvar… How wrong I was. Istria feels and looks very much like Tuscany, lush green rolling hills covered in vineyards, fresh and simple food served up in local restaurants of the quality that you would wish for when visiting Italy, but rarely actually receive anymore. It’s simple, Istria…

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