Take Me With You Podcast

(Ep. 106) Dalmatian Vacation with Alex Bell

November 09, 2020 Ryan & Cheryl Season 3 Episode 2
Take Me With You Podcast
(Ep. 106) Dalmatian Vacation with Alex Bell
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Take Me With You Podcast
(Ep. 106) Dalmatian Vacation with Alex Bell
Nov 09, 2020 Season 3 Episode 2
Ryan & Cheryl

The episode opens with a discussion of Starbucks mugs and the various collections that have existed over the years. Then Alex answers our returning guest questions, which includes a description of what it’s like to fly during the current COVID 19 pandemic. He then launches into his travel story about visiting 7 cities, 5 countries in just 8 days! 


  • Corfu, Greece 
    • The old fortress of Corfu 
    • Greek style church 
    • Great tips from an AirBnB host 
  • Tirana, Albania 
    • Possibly the best town square in Europe 
    • Cold war bunkers turned into Cold War museums 
    • Met a woman from Germany outside a restaurant and ended up having dinner with her 
  • Podgorica, Montenegro 
    • Traveling by bus 
    • Most boring European capital 
    • Niagara Falls of Montenegro...not quite as advertised 
  • Dobrovnik, Croatia 
    • Walled city 
    • Visited the island of lokrum just off the coast that’s mostly nature 
    • Discovering a major water polo match in the harbor 
    • Alex’s travel tagline: “Whatever this is, I’m interested” 
    • Walking tour of the top of the city walls 
    • Visiting a bar between the outside of the city wall and the ocean 
  • Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovenia 
    • Cite of very recent civil war 
    • The river as the dividing line between the sides of the conflict 
    • One of the most meaningful travel moments he’s had 
    • Čevapčiči!!! 
  • Hvar, Croatia 
    • A kind of party island 
  • Split, Croatia 
    • Diocletian’s palace 
    • Just observing daily life, like families sitting eating ice cream, listening to a guy play guitar 


If you could take us to one thing from your trip, what would it be? 

  • The water polo match in Dubrovnik 

What’s your next trip? 

  • Hiking in Patagonia 


Follow us on Twitter & Instagram: @tmwypodcast 

Leave us a voicemail (or text message): (406)763-8699 

Email: tmwypodcast@gmail.com 



Show Notes

The episode opens with a discussion of Starbucks mugs and the various collections that have existed over the years. Then Alex answers our returning guest questions, which includes a description of what it’s like to fly during the current COVID 19 pandemic. He then launches into his travel story about visiting 7 cities, 5 countries in just 8 days! 


  • Corfu, Greece 
    • The old fortress of Corfu 
    • Greek style church 
    • Great tips from an AirBnB host 
  • Tirana, Albania 
    • Possibly the best town square in Europe 
    • Cold war bunkers turned into Cold War museums 
    • Met a woman from Germany outside a restaurant and ended up having dinner with her 
  • Podgorica, Montenegro 
    • Traveling by bus 
    • Most boring European capital 
    • Niagara Falls of Montenegro...not quite as advertised 
  • Dobrovnik, Croatia 
    • Walled city 
    • Visited the island of lokrum just off the coast that’s mostly nature 
    • Discovering a major water polo match in the harbor 
    • Alex’s travel tagline: “Whatever this is, I’m interested” 
    • Walking tour of the top of the city walls 
    • Visiting a bar between the outside of the city wall and the ocean 
  • Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovenia 
    • Cite of very recent civil war 
    • The river as the dividing line between the sides of the conflict 
    • One of the most meaningful travel moments he’s had 
    • Čevapčiči!!! 
  • Hvar, Croatia 
    • A kind of party island 
  • Split, Croatia 
    • Diocletian’s palace 
    • Just observing daily life, like families sitting eating ice cream, listening to a guy play guitar 


If you could take us to one thing from your trip, what would it be? 

  • The water polo match in Dubrovnik 

What’s your next trip? 

  • Hiking in Patagonia 


Follow us on Twitter & Instagram: @tmwypodcast 

Leave us a voicemail (or text message): (406)763-8699 

Email: tmwypodcast@gmail.com