Using seaweed as a mulch and a fertiliser proved to be very satisfactory. Learn which plants benefit most and how to apply brown seaweed in your garden,
What are the most popular alcoholic drinks (spirits) in Croatia?
1.Liqueurs, especially Pelinkovac and Jägermeister
3.Whiskey and gin
a average price of a (basic) cup of espresso is 1.5 euros. The more drops of milk you add, the more expensive it gets.
a cup of tea is often more expensive than coffee (up to 2 euros) because it’s usually served by default with lemon and honey. Why? Because tea, (black tea in particular), is normally taken as a medicine to soothe too frequent bowel movements. Usually, only sick people have tea. Or people with frostbites.
sitting by a cup of coffee for hours is one of the main, even quintessential ingredients of the Croatian lifestyle. This may well be the reason why Croatian economy is not doing too well.
I often get asked when is the best time to visit the Plitvice Lakes National Park. Here are the reasons why visiting Plitvice in early Spring may be a good idea: All the waterfalls are at their peak All the waterfalls are fully visible Spring flowers are amazing The park is not too busy Entrance…
I love herbal medicine. At the onset of 2020 health crisis I wondered: “Do I know of herbs growing in Croatia that may be able to cure viral infections?” I did some research and, among many, I came up with these two herbs:
Rockrose (bušin in Croatian, or Cistus spp.)
Olive Leaf (list masline in Croatian, or Olea Europea leaf)
I love capers. Did you know that capers grow in Croatia? Where can you find them? What should you do with capers? What are the superpowers of capers? Capers grow along the Croatian coastline Capers prefer sunny locations, preferably old walls Capers can be stored in salt or pickled Capers may prevent cancer Could capers…