Written by the people who have explored this stunning region with us, the selection of testimonials below highlights the places, the people and the feelings you are bound to experience on your journey. Honest and unrevised, they give you a clear idea of the personal efforts and virtue which go into crafting each individual itinerary and have over time become the trademark of travelling with Secret Dalmatia.
Jewish tour of BalkansOctober 2008.
Judy and I have been sorting out the photos over the weekend and with each one we get excited over again! The trip historically (Split, Pula, Dubrovnik, Sarajevo, etc.) the beauty (Hvar, The Dalmatian Coast, etc.) were extraordinary. We can't think how you could have it planned better for us! Michael was also a tremendous help to us, with his driving and ability to speak. The food and wine were an unexpected delight. The fresh (I mean really out of the Sea daily) fish was excellent, the fresh oysters on our way to Dubrovnik were outstanding. The various lamb dishes as good as we had anywhere. We still speak about the special wine dinner you arranged at Restaurant Pelegrin (I am still trying to get my friend who writes a food and wine column to do one on them) The wines were truly a surprise as we have not seen them in the U.S. We were particularly fond of the white Posip and the red P... >>> read more>>>
Land & Sea Discovery Private ProgramJanuary 1970.
We returned from Europe yesterday. What a wonderful time we had! It is hard for me to refrain from boring people with stories of our trip all the time.
The islands were beautiful. Oz was a fantastic captain - the best I've experienced. I'm so glad you urged us to book him. You said he was a good cook, but that almost seemed an understatement. We enjoyed his company and food greatly and would love to return someday to enjoy his hospitality.
Our tour and dinner in Hvar was spectacular as well. We particularly enjoyed the dinner - the story, the scenery, the food, the lovely family. Vis wasn't quite as on the mark for us - it is perhaps our fault because we were so late. The guide did his best despite our late arrival. The dinner was also affected by the fact there were a lot of flies present at the meal, which made it difficult for us to relax.
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