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Be a tourist in your own hometown/ Budi turist u svom rodnom gradu
































I'm a big advocate of the whole 'Be A Tourist In Your Own Hometown' thing...and if there isn't such a movement, there totally should be. If you remember, I blogged about this before, so not to repeat myself you can read this post. If someone told me that I would feel cold  while wearing a puffer in April.... I know, who would have thought? Well, life is full of surprises and I for one am happy that is the way it is (most of the time anyway).

I did feel a bit silly when I saw an old lady in a swimsuit,  right there on the most famous Split's beach but the bays are naturally secured from the chilly wind that I was facing while I explored my hometown on foot. When you are playing a tourist in your own hometown you should dress comfortably (and warmly).

Ja sam veliki pobornik postajanja turistom u vlastitom gradu, a ukoliko taj pokret ne postoji, trebalo bi ga izmisliti. Ako se sjećate, već sam pisala o tome ovdje pa da se ponavljam. E, da mi je netko rekao da će mi ovog travnja biti hladno u debeloj jakni...tko bi to mogao pretpostaviti? No, život je pun iznenađenja i meni je drago da je tako (većinu vremena barem).

Istina osjećala sam se malo blesavo kada sam vidjela jednu stariju damu u kupaćem na Bačvicama, ali plaže su prirodno zaštićene od vjetra, a zbog vjetra je i bilo hladno, a ja nisam ostala na plaži već cijeli dan hodala po Splitu (buri unatoč). Kada se igrate turista u svom gradu, morate se obući udobno (i toplo).

*outfit details/ o kombinaciji: boots/čizme: Šimencki, ostalo/ rest: no name

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  1. I love this look, comfortable and simple
    kiss
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  2. kocham takie szale! ślicznie! :)

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  3. carinissima sia la location che il tuo look!
    Mrs NoOne

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  4. I ja to podržavam; i grad7selo ima neke promjene pa ga je super nekad zaokružiti i vidjeti šta ima novo :) Sve čestitke dami u kupaćem ;) xx Maja
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    1. hvala, dama u kupaćem je stvarno hrabra čak je i u more zagazila i to da zaigra picigin! Impresivno s obzirom da joj je sigurno preko šezdeset.

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  5. Bella idea!!

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  6. I ja ovo u potpunosti podržavam, uvijek se ima nešto novo za otkriti čak i u poznatim prostorima :)) Ja sam jučer na plaži vidjela čitavu obitelj s klincima kako se kupaju...ostala sam totalno wtf, vani je još prehladno.

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    1. i ja sam istog mišljenja, ali neki očito nisu nimalo zimogrozni.

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  7. Lucky Girl ,what a wonderful Place to live!
    You look super gorgeous :)

    kisses

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  8. What a beautiful tour, Ivana!!! Beautiful place! I love your outfit, too, you look wonderful. :)

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  9. That is a very pretty scarf! Looks like a nice place to visit too! There are lots of lovely places to visit where we live, we just have to think like a tourist, like you said, and go visit! :)

    Away From The Blue

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  10. It is fun to rediscover where you live. I like to do it best when showing others around who are not from here. I would be an excellent tour guide :) Very cute shots dear and look how brave you are out in the wild sea on that rock :)P So lovely! xoxo

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  11. I couldn't agree more. Whenever I'm on holiday I'm obviously super motivated to explore my destination as intensely as possible, because I'll be gone again soon enough. That feeling doesn't exist at home, so the motivation to become a tourist is much lower. It's a shame though. It's so mch fun to discover new things that are just around the corner :)

    Jasmin xx
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  12. i love plces with beaches and boats
    xxx
    mari
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  13. Such a nice place :)

    The Cutielicious
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    Federica

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  14. To be a tourist in your hometown is an exciting thing! Would love to be that kind of tourist :)))

    love lots,
    Tin

    mypoeticisolation.blogspot.com

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  15. So lovely! I enjoyed this post a lot.
    Would you like to follow each other? I'd be so happy! :)

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  16. Hi Ivana,

    I'm a strong advocate for being a tourist in your own country too! In fact, I also do visit forgotten places and feel like there's just so much to do in my hometown. I'm glad you're like that too.

    It's ok wearing a puffer in April. There are some areas that are still so cold in Spring.

    RYC:
    Yeah. I think butter is healthier than margarine and more delicious too. OMG! You tried duck! I remember you telling me you haven't eaten ducks as you often see them swimming around the river looking so cute. How did you find the duck? Since you had it at a Chinese restaurant, I would assume that's roasted duck?

    Jo
    Jo's Jumbled Jardinière

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  17. Like I see you had an amazing time. xa
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  18. Great images, it feels as though I've been there too now haha! Have a lovely week :)

    Gabrielle | A Glass Of Ice

    x

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  19. amazing pictures my dear! lovely look and wonderful location :) I'm your new follower, xoxo

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  20. E' solo da ieri che fa un po' più caldo anche da me, per cui capisco bene la tua esigenza di una giacca calda ! Bellissime foto, anche a me piace fare la turista nella mia città. Baci

    Fashion and Cookies

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  21. Great pictures!
    xx
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  22. Dear Ivana, I'm also constantly still wearing at the puffy jackets - at least in the evening :) But I know: we are here in Bavaria and not in Split! Thank you for the beautiful pictures of your obviously wonderful town! And you look also fresh and wonderful on the pictures, I have the opinion I can see it makes you so happy to be in Split! Wish you a good new week.
    xx from Germany/Bavaria, Rena
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  23. Bathing suit in the cold? Man, she is one very brave lady :). I am just like you. Cold is cold and i am wearing as many layers or the warmest jacket around to stay warm. I explore my hometown and not even my hometown. I just love discovering new things and places very day, regardless of how big deal or small deal it is :).
    Anyway you look easy going and happy in this look. It is such a practical look and i think your scarf is super cute. You look great!

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    Besos!
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  25. Your city is such a beautiful place, great outfit too, you look lovely. I love exploring my city and other nearby towns as well, there's so many places of interest here, I never get bored. Have a nice day! xo

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  26. che splendide foto,anche io faccio spesso la turista nella mia città, a volte si sottovalutano le cose belle che abbiamo intorno :)
    un bacio
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  27. I love to be a tourist on my own city!!!! Thanks for sharing your photos, lovely places ♥ kiss kiss
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  28. I do love this idea of playing tourist in your town. It's probably the least explored place you'll ever adventure in to. I always overlook this.

    Sxx
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  29. Love the idea of being a host of your country or hometown!
    Thanks for sharing!!!!

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  30. Nice place, dear!!! Love it!!!
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  31. I love dong this. It's so easy to overlook what's already in front of us in favour of an overpriced tourist trap. Sometimes we only have to raise our heads from the normal walk to discover beauty we'd taken for granted all our lives! xxx

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  32. nice nice loook honey, and the pics are great with the sea!!

    xx

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  33. Great look

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  34. Amazing pics, you live in a wonderful place!

    My last post: Light days

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  35. Cute outfit and great pictures!
    Have a nice day!
    Angela Donava
    http://www.lookbooks.fr/

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  36. It seems that everywhere is unseasonably chilly right now (I've just spent a week in southern Turkey - cold wind there too!)
    I do so agree about the joys of being a tourist in ones own back yard. I feel I'm only just beginning to experience many of the less frequented parts of Oxford. And as for my home village and surrounding area, even though I lived there for 18 years there is SO much left to explore and get acquainted with.

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  37. hey ivana! i believe in that too. there's so much to new orleans that i haven't seen yet. hahaha and i've lived here all my life. it's invigorating. love your jacket and that scarf. looks really good together.
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  38. I see you like sightseening just i like it :)) Even if it's your city! I say more - it is very important to see how beautiful your city is, and it makes you happy too, not only while traveling abroad!

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  39. Do you usually get lots of tourists in your town? I'm surprised it's still cool!

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    1. we have a lot of tourists...the weather has improved now but we had a few suprisingly cold days recently.

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  40. I'm a big fan of playing tourist in your hometown as well. I had to laugh when you mentioned the old lady in the swimming suit when it's still so cold. At least you have an actual beach in Split. We don't have any beaches in NYC and people will go to to sunbathe in their bathing suits and sometimes even less and yes sometimes when it isn't even that warm. I've seen some really inappropriate things O_o

    Rowena @ rolala loves

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  41. Looking good. Love your hair up like that. I also love the red bag :)

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  42. I want your scarf sweetie,! I really love these photos of you :)

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  43. Love the shots, dear! You look fabulous with the outfits! xoxo

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  44. i know this theme already and i like it. Nice pics again.

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