• LIFE ON MARS Out of this world experience for every adventure lover!

    For the past three years, the town of Metajna, located 12 km from Novalja, has hosted a completely different race which will launch you straight out of our orbit! The Life on Mars Trail, a project which started as a race and turned into a new tourist product, is...
  • Queen Real Tribute is coming to Novalja this Wednesday!

    One of the world’s best Queen tribute bands is playing in Novalja! Queen Real Tribute consists of Ivan Ristanović (vocals), Nenad Bojković (guitar and vocals), Ivan Đerfi (bass and vocals) and Radoš Ćapin (drums, vocals). They are professional musicians and big fans of Freddie Mercury and Queen and in...
  • Tips to Keep Children Healthy During Vacation

    Summer is here and families are travelling abroad to enjoy their vacation with their loved ones; however, many parents face difficulties with their children getting sick during their travels. The last thing someone wants is for their child to get sick abroad and ruin the whole trip. That is...
  • 4-DAY FESTIVAL Summer Winnetou Fest in Starigrad

    This year’s edition of the Summer Winnetou Fest takes place from 21st to 25 th of August. Legendary films about the Indian chief Winnetou were shot in the 1960s at locations around Zadar, based on Karl May´s books. With organized tours of the film locations in the surroundings, visitors...
  • PALENTA A traditional meal and a perfect side dish

    Polenta, or also known as palenta, žganci or pura is a dish of boiled corn grits. Its name derives from Italian word polenta, which was taken from Latin word for barley porridge (in the past polenta was made from other grains). In the past, it was a traditional meal...
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    HOSTED BY GOSPIĆ AND OTOČAC Second Croatian Walking Festival in September!

    After a very successful first year, the second Croatian Walking Festival will be held in Lika in September. Like last year, the host cities will be Gospić and Otočac, where participants will be able to choose between several routes with different intensity, which is why anyone can participate. September...
  • PHOTO Bravo for the Eco-ethno Gacka event!

    The Otočac Tourist Board once again organized the traditional Eco-ethno Gacka event that took place in Otočac’s main city park. On the first day, with numerous exhibitors, trout dishes were prepared and tasted along with the amusing part for children and the performance of „Mirakul“ tamburitza band. On the...
  • PERFORMING TONIGHT Shaquille O’Neal arrived to Novalja!

    Tonight, legendary NBA basketball player, Shaquille O’Neal will dunk some hits at Zrće beach in Novalja, but this time as a music artist – DJ Diesel. Even though he retired from the basketball court, O’Neal turned his love for music into a new job and the audience will have...
  • THIS WEEKEND 16th Eco-ethno Gacka in Otočac!

    Eco-ethno Gacka will be, as one of the leading manifestations in the region, summer tourist trump card, held for the sixteenth time on 26 and 27 July in the City park of Otočac under the aegis of the City of Otočac and the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic...