• ivan meštrović

    IVAN MEŠTROVIĆ One of the most outstanding sculptors of the 20th century

    If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably never heard of Split, Croatia. I’d never heard of it until the city turned up on the itinerary of our latest cruise of the Adriatic. And, if you’ve never heard of Split, it’s unlikely you’ve ever heard of the city’s greatest sculptor,...
  • croatia tourism

    GREAT NUMBERS In 2018 6,5% more tourist arrivals!

    Croatia recorded 19.7 million tourist arrivals and over 106 million bed nights throughout 2018, which was respectively by 6.5% and 4% more than in 2017. These statistics were presented by the director of the Croatian National Tourism Board (HTZ), Kristjan Stanicic. He said that activities promoting Croatia’s tourist trade...
  • stacey iverson humans of plitvice

    It was a magical surprise trip!

    Stacey Iverson, a student nurse who loves to travel last summer travelled around East Africa taking her tally of visited countries to 51! Then a surprise happened… “My sister booked me a surprise trip to Zagreb Christmas markets as a birthday present, my birthday was 6th December. I always...
  • gacka river lika

    Workshop for private accommodation owners in Otočac

    Otočac Tourist Board invites private accommodation owners to an educational workshop that will be held on January 26 at 10 am, at the Tourist Board office (Kralja Zvonimira 17, Otočac). Participation in the workshop is free and all participants will receive the AP + Certificate. Each participant will also...
  • The London Standard picks Plitvice as a Valentine’s Day destination

    The Evening Standard, the dominant local evening paper in London and the fourth most-circulated daily newspaper in the UK picked 14 non-cliché travel destinations for Valentine’s Day. The paper said that while many couples flock to Paris to celebrate their love in the city of, well, love, it has...
  • castles karlovac county

    GREAT NEWS Four nearby castles and fortresses to be restored soon!

    Urgent repairs are to be carried out at four castles in Karlovac County because the municipalities of Cetingrad, Rakovica, Bosiljevo and Josipdol are now official owners of old towns in their area – Cetin, Modruš, Drežnik and Bosiljevo Castle. The owners will have to set aside about 70-80 million euros...
  • snow lika senj county

    PHOTO GALLERY Winter walk after a fresh snow

    Imagine walking through a winter landscape – fresh snow on the trees, on the hills and rocks around you, and in the background, you see the snow-covered mountains. It has stopped snowing and a little bit of blue sky and sunlight is getting through the clouds and reflecting in...
  • zadar new york times

    52 PLACES TO GO IN 2019 The New York Times traveler coming to Croatia!

    Each year, The New York Times put out a list of 52 Places to Go. In 2018, they sent Jada Yuan to all 52 destinations. This year, they’re sending another intrepid journalist, Sebastian Modak, to do the same, and guess what – Croatia is on the list! “Once again,...
  • sharon wong

    SINGAPORE STEWARDESS: My beautiful Christmas at Plitvice Lakes

    Sharon Wong from Singapore, now former Singapore Airlines stewardess, decided to visit Plitvice Lakes a few weeks ago in Christmas time. A wish she had for some time became reality and the whole experience surpassed her expectations! “I`ve decided to take a short break before starting my new career...