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Croatian Company to Produce Windscreens for London Cabs

Lipik Glas, one of the biggest auto industry suppliers in Croatia, will this year start manufacturing windscreens for London cabs. Lipik Glas, who are based in western Slavonia in the east of Croatia, have won the contract to produce windscreens for The London Taxi Company, manufacturers of the famous London ...

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5 Magnificent Historical Fortresses to Visit in Croatia

For tourists who love a bit of history, Croatia has plenty to offer in this department. With so much history connected to them, the nation’s fortresses are definitely impressive. Here is a selection of 5 fortresses on the Dalmatian coast, built to keep enemies out, we have picked which are ...

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Why Are Croatians Moving to Ireland?

By: Alexandra Schmidt My Croatian boyfriend first went to work in Ireland when he needed to make extra money to pay off his college tuition. When we ran out of employment options in Croatia, Ireland was the easy choice once again. After getting my working holiday visa, the American and ...

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Meet Award-Winning Croatian Blogger Ella Dvornik

Her father Dino Dvornik was a huge music star in the region – known as the ‘Croatian King of funk’ – but it is social media and blogging that Ella Dvornik is making a name for herself. Ella runs ‘I am Ella’ – a lifestyle and travel blog which has ...

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10 Things We Wish Croatians Knew About Foreigners

By Frances Vidakovic When I lived in Croatia, I found some locals held quite inaccurate assumptions about foreigners (defined here as any person born and living outside the country). While I am grateful it was not everyone – so many people wholeheartedly accepted my innate foreignness – there were plenty ...

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Eric Cantona in Zagreb for his Croatian Film Premiere

Former France and Manchester United football star turned actor Eric Cantona will be back in Croatia later this month for the premiere of the Croatian film ‘Anka’ which he stars in. Cantona, who won four Premier League titles in five years and two League and FA Cup Doubles with Manchester ...

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Famous People with Croatian Heritage – Part 2

  In the first part of our famous people with Croatian heritage series we revealed second, third and fourth generation Croatians who reached international stardom in film, television and music. In part two we look at people with Croatian heritage born and raised abroad who have became sport stars. This ...

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Things I Learnt From Living in Croatia

By Frances Vidakovic When I was in my early twenties I lived in Croatia for two and a half years and during that time I discovered just how different the lifestyle and culture was from back in Australia. Though I learnt many valuable things along the way here are the ...

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