• EXCLUSIVE Six “Poskoks” sunbathing near Korenica

    Humans innately have a fear of things that could hurt them – that’s why a lot of people don’t like spiders, bugs and especially snakes. But trust us, the best way to overcome the fear is to face it. This is Croatia`s venomous snake – the nose-horned viper (Croatian “Poskok”), a potentially...
  • BIG BEAR PLITVICE RESORT – luxury camping resort opening April 2019!

    In Lika-Senj County in Vrhovine Municipality in April 2019 will be finished The Big Bear Plitvice Resort – luxury camping resort with the total value of the investment around 20 million kunas. Big Bear camping resort is a family owned campsite with 100 accommodation units – 32 mobile homes...
  • DID YOU KNOW One of Michael Jackson`s videos was filmed nearby

    Did you know that Michael Jackson’s “Earth Song,” music video, filmed in 1995, was partly filmed in Croatia? Yes, in Karlovac, a city located about 80 kilometers from Plitvice Lakes, and there is a sad story behind it. Directed by photographer Nick Brandt, the video shows Jackson performing the...
  • Watermill and Sawmill in village Korana – protected cultural monuments

    In the village of Korana, along the northern border of the Plitvice Lakes National Park, there is a watermill and water-driven sawmill, both protected cultural monuments. They represent rare examples of preserved traditional construction and very interesting tourist attractions that can be seen from the outside. During the 19th...
  • A scenes from Hercules – Velebit in Hollywood blockbuster!

    Hercules is a fantasy film released in July 2014, starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in the titular role and directed by Brett Ratner. The movie was filmed at Origio Studios in Budapest, Hungary, and Croatia stood in for ancient Greece. A massive set was built as Cotys’ courtyard citadel:...
  • FROM AROUND THE WORLD 25 coolest Tesla tattoos!

    Did you know that Nikola Tesla tattoos are very, very popular? Yes, like a true rock star, the father of electricity portraits are often requested at tattoo shops. They are unconventional, with surrealistic designs and graphic effects. Some are indeed connected to electricity and science, while others are simply crazy...
  • Štefanija’s Island – a jewel on Lake Kozjak you can visit by boat

    A visit to the Plitvice Lakes County includes many activities, and one activity tourists greatly enjoy is rowing in boats around Štefanija’s Island on Lake Kozjak. This is an exquisite green island only 275 meters long and 60 meters wide located in the middle of Lake Kozjak, and it...
  • “Cause you`re a sky full of stars…”

    This is not an article about a hit song by Coldplay, although it could be… This is for our readers who like to daydream about distant locations, romantic places and distant galaxies. Our world from a different perspective, the one we often forget exists. Location: Beach St Marak, Risika,...
  • VIDEO “The beauty of slowing down”

    Today is Assumption Day, a nationwide public holiday in Croatia. This national holiday celebrates the Catholic belief that God took the body of Jesus’ mother Mary into heaven at her death. So today we rest and enjoy in “the beauty of slowing down.” You should rest too, and please...