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Meet the ‘New King’ of Croatian Sparkling Wine


Krešimir Ivančić is a young winemaker who was among the first in Croatia to introduce the technology of producing wine and sparkling wines with cold maceration, a method that enables the production of wines and sparkling wines with a strong floral and fruity bouquet… Krešimir’s family has been making wines ...

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Croatian Fast-Food Brand Surf’n’Fries Opens in Iran


Croatia’s most successful fast food franchise Surf’n’Fries have opened their first outlet in Iran… Andrija Čolak and Denis Polić from Rijeka launched Surf’n’Fries in 2009 in Croatia and since then have expanded to open franchises in Germany, Austria, Slovenia, Hungary, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Romania, Montenegro, Macedonia, Norway, Vietnam and now ...

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New Free Portal for Online Croatian Learning Launched


Looking to learn Croatian online? Check out this excellent new free website… HR4EU is a new free portal for online Croatian learning developed by a group of young linguists from the University of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb. The e-learning portal offers three general courses of Croatian – beginner, ...

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Tourism Up Close to 20% in Croatia at Start of 2016


  Tourism statistics in Croatia keep getting better and better outside of the traditional summer period… According to data just released by the Croatian Statistics Bureau, the number of tourist arrivals to Croatia in February grew by 18.4% from the same period last year. Overnight stays, a key measure in ...

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First Hostel in a Train Opens for Business in Croatia

Zagreb 'train' hostel (photo: Adriatic Train Hostels)

Inspired by a hostel in the German city of Bonn, the first train wagon hostel in Croatia has opened at the Zagreb Central Train Station… Adriatic Train Hostels, which was part funded under the ‘innovative tourism projects’ programme, is situated in a great location for those arriving in Zagreb by train ...

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New Tourist Attraction in Zagreb – Grič Tunnel

Grič tunnel open to tourists this summer (photo: zagreb.hr)

The Croatian capital Zagreb will be richer with another tourist attraction this summer… Work has started on Monday renovating Grič tunnel and will be complete in around 8 weeks time. The 350-metre long, 3-metre wide tunnel, located between Radićeva and Mesnička streets in the heart of the city centre, was ...

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First M·A·C Store to Open in Split


M·A·C (Make-up Art Cosmetics), one of the most famous make-up brands in the world, would be opening a store its second store in Croatia this summer in Split… M·A·C, which opened its first store in the heart of downtown Zagreb in Preobraženska street last year, will open also in the ...

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