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Turks Heavily Investing In Croatian Marinas


Turkish corporation Dogus Group have become the second largest shareholder in the owner of Croatia’s largest chain of Marinas, Adriatic Croatia International (ACI) Club, after purchasing 7,685 ordinary shares valued at 25 million kuna (3.3 million euros), writes Slobodna Dalmacija. The Dogus Group are reportedly focusing on a strategy to invest heavily in the nautical tourism ...

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Bollywood In Dubrovnik


India-based film production house Fox Studios have selected Dubrovnik on Croatia’s southern Adriatic coast to shoot a film for its huge Indian audience. The Dubrovnik Times have reported that the Indian film company will shoot a remake of the American classic “Knight and Day” from the screenplay by Patrick O’Neill ...

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Paid To Party – Croatia’s Answer To Hollywood


It is common practice in the US for high-profile celebrities to get paid by nightclub owners just to turn up and “party” at their clubs to boost its profile. Probably the most well-known benefactor is hotel heiress Paris Hilton, who has been paid 6-figure amounts to “party” at hotspots around America. Now it ...

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“Croatian Photography Through The Eyes Of Peter Knapp” Opens In Zagreb

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World-renowned photographer Peter Knapp, famous for revolutionising famous French fashion magazine “Elle”when he was the magazines art director, has opened his exhibition “Croatian Photography Through The Eyes Of Peter Knapp” in the capital Zagreb. Knapp’s exhibition will feature the works of a number of Croatian photographers such as Mladen Tudor, Slavka Pavic, ...

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Croatian Models Armani In Milan


It is not only Croatia’s women who grace runways around the fashion world. Famous Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani has engaged Croatian male model Mario Skaric to model its autum/winter collection for 2013/2014 at its latest revue in Milan recently. Skaric, who is from the island of Rab in the northern ...

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Finland Name Croatia As Most Interesting Foreign Destination


Croatia has been awarded the “Most Interesting Foreign Destination” at Finland’s Travel Awards. “Croatia received this excellent accolade and promotion for tourism at the start of the fair which is held in Helsinki from 17-20 January, and is another confirmation of its growing popularity among Finish people and its neighbouring ...

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