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IKEA Coming to Split & Rijeka

Swedish retail giants IKEA are to expand in Croatia by opening on the Adriatic coast in Split and Rijeka this summer. In July IKEA will open its first delivery centre, or ‘pick-up point’, in the city of Rijeka on the northern Adriatic coast (Mavrinci 16b, Čavle), whilst in August it ...

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Work Starts on €50 Million Luxury Resort in Rijeka

Work has started on the 50-million euro new luxury tourist resort Rijeka on Croatia’s northern Adriatic coast. Costabella Luxury Resort & Spa, which is being built on around 2 hectares of land in the suburb of Kostabela, is set to open for tourists in 2020. It is planned that the ...

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[PHOTOS] Take a Tour Inside Croatia’s First Botel

Croatia’s first ever boat hotel, or botel, opened in the port city of Rijeka just over three and a half years ago. The moored boat ‘Marina’ was moved to the Rijeka port from the island of Lošinj, where it served as an entertainment venue for over five years, and opened ...

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Scottish Fans Blown Away by Croatian Hospitality

A pair of football fans from Scotland have had a weekend in Croatia they will not forget in a hurry. Steve Fraser (50) and Nicci Falconer (45) got the red carpet treatment in Rijeka last weekend when they turned up to watch the Croatian league leaders at home to Split. ...

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Rijeka: 10 Things to Check Out

  By Iva Ralica Situated on Croatia’s northern Adriatic coast, Rijeka is the 3rd largest city in the county after Zagreb and Split. Home however to the biggest port in Croatia, Rijeka is sometimes referred to as Fiume, its old Italian version, and offers interesting touristic tours as well as ...

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Rijeka to Dubrovnik Ferry Connection Returning

After a two-year break, the popular ferry connection running down the length of the Croatian coast is to return. The Rijeka – Split – Stari Grad (Hvar) – Korčula – Sobra (Mljet) – Dubrovnik route operated by Jadrolinija is to make a return in 2017. The route starts in the ...

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[VIDEO] Honda Shoot New Motorcycle Ad in Croatia

Japanese giants Honda have chosen to film their latest ad campaign for their new Fireblade motorcycle in Croatia. After BMW, Lexus and Mazda all recently filming ads on location in Croatia, Honda have followed suit with Rijeka the scene for their Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade advert. Top young Croatian motorcyclists Loris ...

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[VIDEO] Lexus Film Latest TV Advert in Croatia

Japanese car make Lexus have selected Croatia to film their latest commercial in. Lexus, which is the luxury vehicle division of Japanese automaker Toyota, recently filmed an advert for their new luxury Lexus IS sedan in the northern Adriatic city of Rijeka. The advert, which shot in September and released ...

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Croatia on Verge of Two Teams in UEFA Champions League

Croatian football clubs Dinamo Zagreb, Hajduk, Rijeka and Lokomotiva are undefeated in 12 European matches this season, increasing the nations chances to have 2 clubs in the UEFA Champions League… Wins for Dinamo Zagreb and Hajduk Split in UEFA Champions League and Europa League qualifying, and draws for Lokomotiva and ...

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