• WINNETOU FOREVER Unique photos by Winnetou fans

    Throughout the 60’s legendary movies about the adventures of the Indian Apache chief Winnetou, based on Karl May’s novels, were filmed in Croatia. Among many potential locations worldwide, numerous Croatian areas were chosen for the filming: National Park Paklenica, National Park Plitvička jezera, National Park Krka, the canyon of River...
  • VIDEO Misty morning in a fairytale

    Bleron Çaka, a professional landscape photographer from Kosovo recently decided to pay a visit to Plitvice with his fiancee. They were searching for the most picturesque place in Croatia for the desired photo trip. The result of the trip are some truly amazing photos and a breathtaking video Bleron shared with...
  • HE WAS OFFICIALLY THE STRONGEST MAN IN THE WORLD The story about Marijan Matijević

    Can you imagine how it`s like to be the strongest man in the world and in fact do you know what it takes to earn that kind of title? Today we talk about the famous Marijan Matijević, a worldwide known Croatian wrestler who is still considered to be the...
  • VISOVAC An island of peace and prayer in Krka National Park

    There is one historic site in Krka National Park we absolutely adore! The Franciscan Monastery of Our Lady of Mercy, and the Church of Our Lady of Visovac from 1445, that with their magnificent grounds, form a unique entity. Therefore, Visovac Island is among the most important natural and...
  • HAPPY CRAVAT DAY Did you know that the modern necktie is Croatian national heritage?

    One of the most important things you should know about Croatia is that the cravat, the prototype for the modern necktie, first appeared in Croatia in the seventeenth century. After Turkish attacks, the Croatian Military Border was formed and its soldiers were an inexhaustible source for other European battlefields....
  • RARE DOCUMENTARY Plitvice in the 80s

    A YouTube channel called Old Yugoslav Television just uploaded a very rare and interesting documentary from the 80s that captures Plitvice Lakes between 1885 and 1989. It was a different time, but we must admit, even then Plitvice looked like a great place to live, work and go on...
  • PLITVICE AREA LEGENDS The story about Gavan’s treasure

    Legends from the Plitvice Lakes Municipality are just as magical as the area where they were born. For years, the beauty of this region has inspired people`s imagination and today legends are one of the most important reasons for choosing a tourist destination. It is always nice to know...
  • Mrsinj Grad – a hidden historical fort with a magnificent view

    If you love discovering beautiful historical and mystical places, one such is located in the area of Korenica. We are, of course, talking about the ruins of Mrsinj Grad – a medieval, well-fortified and nearly inaccessible fort built at an impressive altitude of 1097 meters on the northern side...
  • Legendary chef Stevo Karapandža is coming to Legends of Plitvice Valleys!

    The Legends of Plitvice Valleys event is drawing closer, and the programme is becoming more and more attractive! If you still haven’t started planning the next extended weekend in June, then this is definitely the article for you. Time is ticking, and do we have a proposal for you!...