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    THE POWER OF SILENCE A magical night on Velebit in dream houses

    Velebit, the mythical mountain adored by hikers from around the world, has some truly special places where you can escape from the whole world, yet they are fully suited for contemporary humans. Have you ever dreamed of spending the night on a mountain, beneath the stars, in small houses...
  • THE BAD WEATHER CONTINUES Strong wind hits Karlobag

    The bad weather continues in many parts of Croatia and it caused severe problems throughout the country. The strong wind called Bora hit the Karlobag municipality and we have exclusive photos by the photographer Matija Vincek. Bora is characterised quite rightly by the most extreme epithets because it starts...
  • THE NOSE-HORNED VIPER A famous, but misunderstood resident of Croatia

    A story by experts in snakes and other reptiles – Mladen Zadravec, Roman Cesarec and Katarina Terlević. In Spring flowers bloom and many animals, awoken from their Winter slumber, become active. Among them is our little scaly friend.  The nose-horned viper, Vipera ammodytes (Linnaeus, 1758) , is...
  • bojan širola

    UNDER THE STARS Stone church of St. Francis

    Everything looks better under the stars, don`t you think? The best proof is this stunningly beautiful photo of stone church of St. Francis by the photographer Bojan Širola. The lovely church was built by the Emperor of Austria Francis I in 1832 to celebrate the newly-built road that connected southern...
  • senj

    LET`S WALK AROUND SENJ “This film made me cry”

    Senj, with its pretty coast and turbulent history, is truly a beautiful little city full of narrow passages with pastel shutters on the windows. But what is the soul of the city? It can be many things and for most of us it is very individual. Also, it takes...
  • LIČKE POLICE

    „LIČKE POLICE“ Traditional recipe we love!

    As their name suggests, „police“(potato halves) are potatoes cut in half and baked in the oven. This delicious meal is ideal for cold winter days, although we are eating it in Lika throughout the entire year. Traditionally Lika’s cuisine was (and still is) characterized by simplicity so „police“ are...
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    VIDEO Lika & Velebit in its full winter glory

    Croatian photographer and director Goran Šafarek just released a very impressive video showing Lika and Velebit in its full winter glory. With mountains, lakes, rivers and forests, Lika is one of the most interesting parts of Croatia, and in the snow period, it turns into a photographic paradise. This was...
  • rokina bezdana

    ROKINA BEZDANA “Pit cave with the largest subterranean river in Croatia and my obsession“

    Rokina bezdana, Rokača, or Rokinka, those are the various names used by the inhabitants of Stajničko polje, Jezerane and Brinje, but also speleologists, for the pit cave with the largest subterranean river in Croatia. It is located near Jezerane, between Mala and Velika Kapela, and it has long piqued...
  • brinje ski resort

    GREAT NEWS FROM BRINJE New Ski Resort

    If your idea of the perfect winter trip is a mountain full of fresh snow to play on, then we have great news for you. Brinje has got a new tourist attraction – in the area called Busišće, above Hotel Lika, a small ski resort was opened last week....