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  • ŠVICA A beautiful place only few tourists know about

    About five kilometres from the centre of Otočac is where we took this surreal photos that portray the outstanding power and beauty of nature! Sadly, only a few tourists know about the very photogenic place called Švica with one of the most beautiful lakes in the area – the Upper...
  • WEEKEND PHOTO CORNER “Like a Rolling Stone”

    Location: River Lika Author: Damir Kvajo Song: Like a Rolling Stone “Once upon a time you dressed so fine Threw the bums a dime in your prime, didn’t you? People call say ‘beware doll, you’re bound to fall’ You thought they were all kidding you You used to laugh...
  • BREAK FROM CIVILIZATION New tourist programme for Kornati National Park

    International ecotourism specialists have tested a new tourist programme for Kornati National Park, which is based on tradition, nature and authentic experience. The programme, called “Break from Civilization – Back to Basics”, promotes sustainable, environmentally-friendly tourism and aims to familiarise tourists with customs and life on the Kornati islands,...
  • “The rain added something magical, and I felt like Indiana Jones”

    Brieuc Mellier, a 20-year-old french neuropsychology student recently went on a interrail trip in the Balkans with a friend. After having seen hundreds of pictures from Plitvice Lakes, it was obviously the place were on their bucket list! As a fans of waterfalls and forests,  Brieuc adds, they NEEDED...
  • IT`S OFFICIAL The first printed issue of The Plitvice Times

    The Plitvice Times team last night presented the first printed issue of our new magazine, together with our friends and partners at Plitvice Holiday Resort in Rakovica. The Plitvice Times, which was founded in October of last year, is a tourist magazine, the first and only such magazine dedicated...
  • INTERVIEW Wildlife photographer Nino Salkić

    Nino Salkić is a wildlife photographer who for years has studied the habits of animals and won several awards for his work. Nino has extensively documented the lives of animals through his photographs and through his work, he is making us aware of the beauty of life on our...
  • EUROVELO8 Lika-Senj County a part of MEDiteranean CYCLE route

    Sparkling emerald seas, kilometres of golden sand, mysterious islands, wonderful food, ancient cities…it’s not hard to find convincing reasons to travel along the Mediterranean! And what better way to do it then by bike along the roughly 5,900 km long Mediterranean Route? So, the good news is that the...
  • WEEKEND PHOTO CORNER “Down By The River…”

    Location: Gacka River Author: Damir Kvajo Song: Milky Chance “Down by the river, I was drawn by your grace Into tempest of oblivion and to the lovers-place I was stuck in a puddle, full of tears and unwise Dark doings now I know, that we’ve paid unlike Honey I...
  • 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...