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7 Must-See Historical Fortresses 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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Zadar & Šibenik Sites Set for UNESCO World Heritage Status

Two historic sites on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast are set to receive UNESCO World Heritage status. One of the most famous sights in Šibenik – St. Nicholas Fortress – and Zadar’s fortified city walls and gates have been accepted to be listed as UNESCO protected World Heritage sites, reports Vijesti.hr. Once ...

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Days of Croatian Pršut to be Held in Šibenik

Some of the best certified Croatian pršut producers will be gathering in the Dalmatian town of Šibenik for ‘Days of Croatian Pršut’ later this month. The 3rd edition of ‘Days of Croatian Pršut’ dedicated to the popular dried meat delicacy, will be held from 21 – 22 April 2017 at ...

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Talented Croatian Artist Hoping to Realize US Dream

A self-taught emerging Croatian artist is hoping to realize a dream after her work was noticed in the US. Branka Grubić, who is from Šibenik on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast, was invited to have her works exhibited at the prestigious 2017 Artexpo New York – a big deal for an artist ...

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Šibenik: 10 Things to Check Out

Šibenik, located on Croatia’s central Dalmatian coast, is a gorgeous city with a rich history and full of interesting sites. The Old Town is a magnificent gem with monuments dating back to the 11th century. For those wishing to explore and experience the city as well as the nature surrounding ...

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Push for Baljenac Island to be Inscribed on UNESCO List

The stone that resembles the look of lace on the island of Baljenac could soon be registered under UNESCO Cultural Heritage. There is to be a push to have a unique island of stone walls in Croatia protected by UNESCO. The small island of Baljenac, located in the Šibenik archipelago ...

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[VIDEO] First Solar Tree Placed on Šibenik Waterfront

Croatia’s focus on being environmentally friendly and efficient use of energy from renewable sources continues with a solar tree placed in the Dalmatian city of Šibenik on Monday. The solar tree, located on the Šibenik riva in front of the Gat Vrulje, is equipped with a bench for sitting, lighting, ...

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Šibenik Celebrating 950th Birthday

The historic Croatian city of Šibenik, located in central Dalmatia where the river Krka flows into the Adriatic Sea, is celebrating its 950th birthday in 2016… Šibenik, which is the 3rd largest city in Dalmatia and the oldest native Croatian town on the shores of the sea, was mentioned for ...

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