• HUT: Croatia still safest country in Mediterranean

    Croatia is still the safest EU country in the Mediterranean according to the Johns Hopkins University, which monitors the 7-day COVID incidence rate, and it has been categorised as a “green” destination according to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. This was stated on Wednesday by the Croatian Tourism ...
  • FAMOUS LEGEND Is Korčula birthplace of Marco Polo?

    Describe Korčula through faces, minds and hands of those persons originating from Korčula, or those that were drowned to it by its beauty, or the history had layered them as a myth, is not an easy task. A line of questions can be asked, among which, where to draw...
  • WHAT A MOMENT Pelješac Bridge joined together

    The Pelješac Bridge was fully joined together on Wednesday night, with the installation of the last, 165th segment of its steel span, and it now stretches from Komarna on the coast to Brijesta on the peninsula of Pelješac. The 2,440-metre bridge has 13 spans, of which five central spans...
  • TESLA`S FATHER Milutin Tesla

    Nikola Tesla was born in Smiljan near Gospić, in the Austrian Empire (Croatia). But did you know that his father, Milutin Tesla (1819–1879), was a priest of the Eastern Orthodox Church? Yes, he was a priest of the Orthodox Church in Smiljan and in Gospić. He wrote many articles...
  • Minister: Steps being taken to make sure that Croatia remains safe destination

    ​The data provided by foreign institutes show that Croatia is the safest tourist destination in the Mediterranean and steps are being taken to make sure that this situation remains, Tourism Minister Nikolina Brnjac told the press on Thursday in Zagreb. Currently, over 856,000 guests are spending their holidays in...
  • Lonjsko Polje park records three-digit rise in visitor stats

    The Lonjsko Polje Nature Park has seen a three-digit rise in visitors’ statistics so far this year compared to 2020, and the planned opening of a centre for the black stork (ciconia nigra) in September will make the park even more attractive for guests, the park’s representatives have told Hina. In the first...
  • Poreč records its one millionth bed night this season

    The northern Adriatic resort town of Poreč recorded its one-millionth bed night this season on Monday, 22 days earlier than last year, and a record number of visitors for that date, with 28,000 guests currently staying there according to the e-Visitor platform, the town’s authorities said on Tuesday. Between 1 January and...
  • TIME Hotels’ innovative CSR 2021 plan right on track

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 28, 2021: UAE-headquartered hospitality company TIME Hotels, has delivered on its commitment to staff welfare and the environment, steadfastly supporting local community initiatives, after a half-year review of the group’s 2021 CSR strategic plan. The annual campaign, which is based on TIME Hotels’ four...
  • TONIGHT Installation of the last segment of the steel span of the Pelješac Bridge

    With the installation of the last, 165th segment of the steel span of the Pelješac Bridge on Wednesday evening, the bridge will be joined together from Komarna to Brijesta and provide a long-awaited road link between the southernmost part of Croatia with the rest of the country, a project...