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What is the Longest Word in Croatian?

NZ - Reputed to be the longest place name in the world

The world’s longest known word according to the Guinness Book of Records is a compound ‘word’ of 195 Sanskrit characters (transliterating to 428 letters in the Roman alphabet) describing a region in India. How close is the longest word in Croatian to that record? Well it is only 398 letters ...

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[VIDEO] This is Croatia – Part 1 & 2

Bol (screenshot)

More and more breathtaking videos showcasing the abundance of beauty Croatia possess are circulating the internet… The latest high quality video, which will make you want to book your holiday immediate, is from adventure travel company Almissa Cruising. They have created a 2-part video series of a journey through the ...

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Jedem Doma – First ‘Homemade’ Meal Service in Croatia

Jedem doma (photo: Facebook)

A number of new businesses are starting to pop up in the Croatian capital Zagreb. One of those is Jedem doma (I’m eating at home)… Young entrepreneur Željka Maras has launched a business which takes the daily hassle out of grocery shopping and cooking. Jedem doma provides a personalised ‘homemade’ ...

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Dubrovnik Celebrates Patron Saint for 1,044th Time


For the 1,044th year in row the people of the southern Croatian city of Dubrovnik celebrate the city’s feast day – Sveti Vlaho – or St Blaise (Sveti Blaž) on 3 February… The biggest day of the year in Dubrovnik will see thousands take part in traditional processions, flag waving, ...

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[PHOTOS] Fiery Sunset Colours Zagreb Sky

Zagreb sunset (photo: Sandra Tralić‎)

Those fortunate enough to be out and about in the Croatian capital late Monday afternoon were treated to a spectacular sunset… It was not your everyday sunset as the sky above Zagreb basked in some stunning shades of blue, bright orange and red this afternoon. “Today’s sunset was incredible. Fiery ...

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Foreigners Who Made Croatia Home: Meet Sara in Split


In our new feature ‘Word on the Street…Foreigners who made Croatia home’ – we will be meeting those people who have decided to move and make a new life in Croatia… We will find out from them why they came and stayed, what they enjoy about their ‘new’ home, how ...

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