The 5 year update…2 become 3

Life changes more than anyone can prepare you for when you have your first child and in our case our lives have been dramatically transformed (just like most people) when we had our son Kortez. When we moved to Korcula in 2010 we were newly married and had decided to start our lives over on Read More

Korcula Island Beaches

Best Beaches on Korcula Island

Dotted all around the coastline of Korcula Island are beautiful beaches to relax at, with unbelievably clear blue sea to cool off in. Below you can read about where we like to chill out on a sunny day and what we think are the best beaches on Korcula Island. Many of these beaches and bays Read More

Korcula Old Town

When’s the best time to visit Korcula?

Of course you can visit Korcula Island any time of the year, but you may want to consider a few factors to help you decide when to come. Getting to and off the island In the months outside of late April to mid-October, flight options to the airports closest to Korcula (Dubrovnik and Split) are reduced. Low Read More

Jadrolinija Ferry

Planning your Croatian Island hop?

Incorporating a stay on Korcula during a mini tour of Southern Dalmatia is a popular idea amongst travellers. Discovering one of Croatia’s hottest regions is not always as easy as it sounds though, mainly due to transport links and difficulty obtaining the right information from the web. So here are a few tips we pass Read More


What’s the weather like today?

“Everyone talks about the weather, but no one does anything about it.” ―    Mark Twain There is a sterotypical view about the British that we are obssesed by the weather. I think we are proof that it’s very true. Every day we check the weather online (even when we look out the window and see the rain Read More


10 great reasons for a Spring Holiday on Korcula

Spring is here! The sky is bluer, the sun is brighter, the days are longer and the birds are joyfully singing every morning. What a wonderful season to enjoy Korcula Island! 1) The warmer weather in Korcula without the sweltering heat of summer and the light breeze, provides favourable conditions for active pursuits such as cycling, Read More


A ride amongst the olive trees

We’ve been making the most of the Korcula sun and have spent our last few weekends exploring Lumbarda. Our outings have led us to discover some fanastic walking and cycling paths which weave their way around never ending olive groves and vineyards. The area is so peaceful, only the sound of the tyres crunching of the stone paths Read More


Family Holiday on Korcula

It is great to see Korcula receiving well deserved press coverage at the moment, especially the Daily Mirror’s article on a family holiday in Lumbarda. Korcula Island is a wonderful place to bring children, epitomised by our 9 year old niece who visited us last year; after being terrified to try snorkelling, by the end Read More