• Major step towards lifting of US visa requirements

    Interior Minister Davor Božinović said on Monday that the invitation by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to Croatia to join the Visa Waiver Programme is a major step forward on the path to lifting visa requirements for Croatian citizens travelling to the United States. “This is a major...
  • CYCLING IN ISTRIA Umag, Novigrad, Buje and Brtonigla

    Northwestern Istria is a destination that with its characteristics meets the interests and needs of all types of cyclists. This part of Istria, with its 19 maintained and marked trails which include the towns of Umag, Novigrad, Buje and Brtonigla is suitable for all mountain and road specialists, as...
  • GREAT NUMBERS 3.7 million tourists visited Croatia in July

    In July 2021, there were 3.7 million arrivals and 25 million overnight stays in Croatia, ie 47 percent more arrivals and 33 percent more overnight stays than in the same period last year. At the same time, foreign tourists realized 21.6 million overnight stays, while domestic tourists realized 3.3...
  • TIMELAPSE Pelješac Bridge construction from space

    Pelješac bridge construction timelapse 2018-2021. Check out this cool video from space: Pelješac Bridge🌉 construction timelapse 2018-2021 #Croatia #peljeskimost #sentinel2 @sentinel_hub @CopernicusLand @CopernicusEMS pic.twitter.com/NuenYngnyb — HUKM (@cro_crisis_mgmt) July 30, 2021 PHOTO: Screenshot SOURCE: Croatian Crisis Management Association (HUKM) – Association for Promotion and Development of Crisis and Disaster Management...
  • LAĐA BOAT MARATHON PLOČE Reviving old tradition

    Lađa boat was the main transportation vehicle in the past centuries of Neretva Delta. Lađa boat is first mentioned as a war boat of Duke Domagoj’s pirates who were fighting against Venetians. After the Neretva delta became fertile soil, the lađa boat was mainly used to transport fruit and...
  • EATEN FOR SEVERAL DAYS Stuffed peppers

    While sarma is most often eaten in late fall and early winter, stuffed peppers are eaten in summer, when they are often served for family dinners throughout Croatia. Although we often avoid preparing cooked meals during the hot summer months, in order to avoid heating up our homes, every...
  • CELEBRITIES IN CROATIA Vanessa Bryant

    WHAT DO CELEBRITIES PUBLISH ON SOCIAL MEDIA WHILE IN CROATIA View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vanessa Bryant 🦋 (@vanessabryant) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vanessa Bryant 🦋 (@vanessabryant) PHOTO: Vanessa Bryant Instagram...
  • CELEBRITIES IN CROATIA Sara Sampaio

    WHAT DO CELEBRITIES PUBLISH ON SOCIAL MEDIA WHILE IN CROATIA Portuguese model Sara Sampaio in Hvar, Croatia:   View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sara Sampaio (@sarasampaio) PHOTO: Sara Sampaio Instagram...
  • DELICIOUS MEAL MADE IN LARGE PANS Samoborska kotlovina

    Large pans with wide rims, sometimes as much as 2 m in diameter, are placed on specially designed stoves – usually cleverly adapted metal barrels. In Zagorje, Prigorje, Zagreb, but above all in Samobor, these kitchen contraptions, which go by the name of kotlovina, as does the dish prepared...