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4.5 Million Tourists Already Visit Croatia in 2017

There seems no doubt that last year’s record tourist year will be beaten in 2017. From 1 January to the middle of June 2017 around 4.5 million tourists have visited Croatia, which is 22% more than the same period last year, Croatia’s Minister of Tourism has stated. Whilst arrivals were ...

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[VIDEO] 350th Anniversary of Naming & Tying the Cravat

This year Academia Cravatica marks the 350th anniversary of naming the cravat (necktie) which was first worn by Croatian soldiers. This year, Academia Cravatica commemorated the 350th anniversary of the restructuring of the Royal Cravates Regiment on 20 May 2017 on St. Mark’s Square in Zagreb. Today, on 21 June ...

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Croatia Ranks High on Latest Passport Power Index

The latest Arton Capital’s Passport Index has Croatia ranked in 15th equal place on the power rank index as to which countries can be accessed on their passport. The Croatian passport, which can access 143 countries without the need of obtaining a visa, is ranked 15th, equal with Argentina, Romania, ...

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Croatia Records 1 Million Tourist Overnights from UK in 2017

According to the latest data from eVisitor, Croatia saw 190,479 arrivals and 885,166 overnight stays since January. Compared to the same period last year, the number of arrivals has increased by 36.74 % and the number of overnight stays by 37.14 %. (June 19, 2017 – London, UK) British visitors ...

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[VIDEO] Can Croatians Handle Hot, Spicy Food?

Over a year and a half ago two Sri Lankan brothers packed their bags and headed for Croatia. Leaving behind professional careers, Brian and Clement Senaratne decided to do what they always wanted, and opened up a Sri Lankan restaurant in the heart of downtown Zagreb. The Sri Lankan Curry ...

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Promoting Croatia Through Edible Art

BITE ART – take a bite of artistic pepper cookies by Ana Šerić, wrapped in a sophisticated frame with artworks of renowned Croatian artists. Artist Ana Šerić has created an interactive souvenir BITE ART which harmoniously unites artistic pepper cookies, a Croatian favourite, with artwork reproductions in an innovative package. ...

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Croatian Design Part of Google’s Big ‘We Wear Culture’ Project

More than 150 pieces of fashion and culture from Croatia are part of Google’s latest ‘We Wear Culture’ Internet exhibition. “We Wear Culture”, which is a collaboration between Google and over 180 museums, fashion institutions, schools, and institutes, is the most widely accessible and comprehensive fashion collection in the world, ...

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