Get a Feel for Zagreb: Stroll, Sit, and Sip

By Elaine Dezember Ritchel My first full day in Zagreb, the capital city of Croatia, I found myself in the cozy kitchen of a friend of a new friend, gathered around a rickety table with a group of handsome young Croatian men. We slowly sipped wine and munched on salty cheese and pršut sent by concerned mothers from Dalmatia, and they curiously inquired about how it was I ended up in Croatia. I had been studying in England at the time, and I mostly came to Zagreb on a whim. Yet there I was, spending my afternoon with good food …