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 Rovinj, Croatia

Episode 45: A donut made with rum, floating saints, and cocktails on the rocks-literal rocks. We’re on the peninsula of Istria in Croatia to visit the town of Rovinj with author and publisher Rick Kaempfer.

Rick talks about his favorite spot to watch the sunset in Rovinj while enjoying a cocktail and Brent reveals his unease at recommending Croatia to Rick.

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Show Notes:

Minutia Men – Rick’s excellent podcast

Free Kicks – Rick’s soccer podcast

Every Cub Ever – Rick’s book about the Chicago Cubs

Eckhartz Press – Rick’s publishing company

Truffle Hunt – Brent’s novel, much of which takes place in Croatia

Rovinj at

Rick talking about Ljubljana, Slovenia on the Destination Eat Drink podcast

Valentino – spot for cocktails and sunset

Marshal Tito Square – square lined with cafes

Restaurant Bosket – best restaurant in Rovinj

Church of St. Euphemia

Istrian Brass Bands Meeting – event Rick describes

Ožujsko – Croatian lager

Taverna De Amicis – Rick’s top recommendation in Rovinj