• AT BARAĆ CAVES New badminton court opened!

    “Barać Open 20” was the name of the badminton tournament that was held yesterday on the occasion of the opening of the new court in the picnic area of Barać’s Cave. This year, the Public Institution of Barać’s Cave enriched its picnic area in Nova Kršlja with a badminton...
  • IN FIRST EIGHT MONTHS Lika-Senj County records 1.7m overnight stays!

    In Croatia, in the period from January to the end of August, according to the eVisitor system, which includes tourist traffic in commercial and non-commercial facilities and nautical charter (eCrew system), 6.8 million arrivals and 47.6 million overnight stays were realised. This is 41 percent of arrivals and 53...
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    LIKA-SENJ COUNTY Top 10 Instagram photos of the week!

    A big shoutout to all of the photographers who help remind us how beautiful Lika-Senj county is. Join the Instagram Lika-Senj county tour, grab your phones or cameras and get snapping. Hashtag #plitvicetimes and we’ll find you. Here it is, top ten Instagram photos of the week! 1. The...
  • AROUND ZAGREB Close to the city, close to the heart!

    The tourist boards of Zagreb County and the city Zagreb have presented a joint promotional film Close to the City, Close to the Heart. The joint campaign  was created with the aim of creating a year-round platform to promote the rich offer of the capital and its surroundings As...
  • THE SPHINX OF ZADAR Restoration project begins!

    On Monday, exploratory archeological works began on the Zadar Sphinx, which are organised by the City of Zadar as part of the implementation of the RECOLOR project (Reviving and EnhaCing artwOrks and Landscapes Of the adRiatic), Grad Zadar reported. Devastated by the pain because of the premature loss of...
  • HIKING, CAMPING AND CYCLING Outdoor tourism receives a boost!

    A recent social media and online campaign www.exploremyregion.com, initiated by Bavaria-based Outdooractive, Europe’s largest outdoor portal for hiking, cycling, mountain biking, and skiing, has received a timely boost, just weeks after launching. Some of the latest tourism surveys and figures, in Europe and the US have suggested a healthy...
  • AMAZING VIDEO Huge fin whale gets up close to a boat!

    Researchers have filmed another large fin whale in the Velebit Channel with a drone. In a successful search for a fin whale in the Velebit Channel last month, researchers from the Croatian Museum of Natural History and the Blue World Institute photographed an adult in front of Starigrad-Paklenica. Since...
  • NEW BOOK Landscapes, illustrations and ancient sites of AlUla!

    The destination of AlUla, in collaboration with publisher Assouline, announces the September 2020 release of a luxury immersive book of photography and illustrations titled, AlUla. With stunning images taken by internationally renowned photographer Robert Polidori, and interpretive illustrations by multidisciplinary artist Ignasi Monreal, AlUla virtually transports readers to the...
  • CROATIA IN JULY Better results than Mediterranean competition!

    In July 2020, Croatia generated better tourism results than its competition in Mediterranean countries and achieved 50% of the foreign arrivals recorded in July 2019 and its results for January-July were better too, at 32% of last year’s arrivals, the Croatian Tourist Board (HTZ) said on Monday. An analysis...