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How to Spend 1 Week Island Hopping in Croatia

By Iva Šurjak Whether its all the boss will allow you off from the office, or you have a tight schedule, seven days is plenty of time to experience some amazing Croatian islands. Croatia’s coast is dotted with a multitude of magnificent islands, over 1,246 to be precise. Croatia’s islands offer ...

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Croatia Announce March Football Friendly Against Estonia

The Croatia national football team will meet Estonia in a friendly match in Tallinn on 28 March 2017, the federation announced this week. Ante Čačić’s side will face Estonia just four days after their important 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying clash against Ukraine in Zagreb on 24 March 2017. The ...

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Soundwave Announces Full Line Up for Croatia 2017

Soundwave returns to Croatia for its 9th year this summer with its most ambitious range of artists ever. Soundwave runs from Thursday 27th – Monday 31st July 2017. New headliners include Laura Mvula, The Pharcyde, Roni Size, Sadar Bahar, Moses Boyd, Alexander Nut, Mr Thing, Mall Grab, Medlar, Chaos In ...

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Croatia’s 2CELLOS Announce 2017 World Tour Dates

They have taken the world by storm with their fantastic cello renditions. Famous Croatian musicians 2CELLOS, made up of Luka Šulić and Stjepan Hauser, have a cult following around the world. Their renditions of hits like Thunderstruck and Smooth Criminal have gone viral and propelled them to stardom status around ...

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Aquapark Aquacolors Poreč – Croatia’s Largest Water Park

Aquapark Aquacolors Poreč is the largest Croatian water park situated near the tourist resort Zelena Laguna in Poreč in Istria. Aquacolors Poreč extends on over 100,000 m2 of land and welcomes between 3,000 and 5,000 daily visitors during the summer. Aquacolors officially opened in May of 2015 and it is ...

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Vis Island: 10 Things to See & Do

By Iva Ralica The island of Vis, arguably one of the most beautiful islands in the world, is located off Croatia’s southern Adriatic coast. Unspoilt nature, breathtaking beaches, amazing underwater world, rich history and delicious local cuisine could easily convince anyone this really is paradise. Here is a list of ...

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One of Croatia’s Oldest Celebrates Her 106th Birthday

One of the oldest living people in Croatia celebrated her 106th birthday. Marija Topolnjak, from Dunjkovec near Nedelišće in Međimurje County in the north of Croatia, has celebrated her 106th yesterday. The head of Nedelišće Council, as well as officials from Međimurje County and a journalist from emedjimurje joined the ...

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A Kiwi in Korčula Tracing Her Family Roots

It is approaching 160 years of Croatian settlement in New Zealand. Many left their villages on Croatia’s Dalmatia coast and islands and headed to the other end of the world to the gum fields in the north of New Zealand. The biggest wave of migration from Croatia to New Zealand ...

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