Croatia

Pumpkins form the basis for Pumpkin Splendor

Pumpkin Splendor: Roasted Pumpkin with Pumpkin Salad and Pumpkin Purée

Inspired by an unforgettable pumpkin dish I had at Pod Zidom, a Michelin listed restaurant in Zagreb, Pumpkin Splendor is my more rustic New England take. A perfect small-batch starter or vegetable course for your autumnal table, this unique dish is so much greater than the sum of its parts. This post contains affiliate links, meaning that I get a commission if you take advantage of the offer (thank you!).
A famous site for haunted Zagreb, the grave marker of Paul David von Vakanovich, at Demetrova 3, Zagreb, Croatia

Haunted Zagreb: Graveyards, Witches, and Spooky Sites in Croatia’s Capital

From the tragic story of poor Paul David von Vakanovich and the chilling Old Jurjevsko Cemetery to the forest where accused witches were executed, a collection of spooky sites in Zagreb, Croatia, for you to visit . . . if you dare. A map will guide you on your haunting way and the post has tips for visiting sites.
Travel image of the Bronze Gate of Diocletian's Palace, Split Croatia.

Announcing the Wonder & Sundry Guide to Split, Croatia!

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