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    440 YEARS YOUNG Happy birthday charming Karlovac!

    Karlovac, the town on four rivers, the town of parks, the town of encounters is today celebrating its 440th birthday! The first traces of humans on the territory of today’s Karlovac date all the way back to 3500 BC. The construction of the Karlovac fortress started on July 13,...
  • PHOTO The Homeland War Museum opened in Karlovac

    This Friday, the Homeland War Museum Karlovac was officially opened in Turanj, with the collection of the preserved Homeland War arms and equipment. A collection of Homeland War arms and equipment in Turanj is an open-air museum, under the skies that remember all the wars in this area. And...
  • THE KARLOVAC MILESTONE The four-sided monolith from the 18th century

    The four-sided stone monolith you’ll see near the Korzo roundabout is the first Karlovac GPS locator. The Milestone is the starting point of the Jozefina (Josephine) road leading all the way to Senj. Beginning in Karlovac, it passes over Kapela, goes through Brinje, over Vratnik and then descends to...
  • Hot Air Balloon Festival in Karlovac!

    The city of Karlovac and the Balloon Club Zagreb invite you to the first International Hot Air Balloon Festival in Karlovac. The festival will take place from 28 June until 30 June and the take-off location will be the center of the city. Visitors will have the opportunity to...
  • GOOD NEWS FROM KARLOVAC Aquatika joins Global Network of Water Museums

    The Croatian public institution Aquatika – the Karlovac Freshwater Aquarium has recently joined the Global Network of Water Museums as the first Croatian institution to do so. The Global Network of Water Museums was placed under the umbrella of UNESCO’s International Hydrological Programme (IHP) in June 2018 by its...
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    NEW LOCATION The Hitman´s Wife´s Bodyguard filming moves to Karlovac!

    Big Hollywood blockbuster “The Hitman´s Wife´s Bodyguard” has started filming in Karlovac! After the scenes for the film were shot in Rovinj, Rijeka and Zagreb during April and May, the set and the crew have now moved to Karlovac. One of the cast members, actor Frank Grillo, was seen...
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    NOVO MESTO-KARLOVAC-BIHAĆ Better road connections to pan-European corridors

    The fact that Novo Mesto-Karlovac-Bihać transport route is important for the development of tourism, was once again emphasized at a conference on connecting the three towns and their regions. That`s why the chambers of the three towns initiated the development of the transport infrastructure when the Slovenian and Croatian...
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    You still have time to see the biggest Christmas tree in Croatia

    Did you know that Croatia`s biggest Christmas tree is once again in Karlovac? Yes, in the Karlovac promenade, Šanac, the heart of the city you can see the biggest Christmas tree in Croatia. But there is so much more than the tree this year in Karlovac! For 17 days,...
  • 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...