My experience in a remote cottage or the Robinsonian lifestyle, as it is often referred to, happened a few years ago on the island of Hvar.
My husband, then boyfriend, has a very good friend – Toni, whose family is from Hvar and have a very old family house in a beautiful cove. We couldn’t reach the cove by car, so we took their ship from Vrboska. The ride took about an hour. It was time well spent in even better company.
This old stone house in the cove, just a few feet from the sea, was waiting only for us. As soon as we got out of the boat, we went to the house, left a few things there and hurried up to the beach. Toni brought his fishing kit to provide lunch for us. In just one hour he caught 6 squids and a few fish. Luckily he is a true island person a... [More]