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Freezing Temperatures in Croatia

All of Croatia is currently freezing under an extreme cold front and hurricane-force winds. Most places woke on Saturday morning to temperatures deep into the minus. Velebit and Karlovac was -17°C, Zagreb -9°C, Osijek and Vinkovci -15°C, Vukovar -14°C, Makarska -8°C, Split -7°C and Dubrovnik -5°C. “It has not been ...

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Croatia Set to Freeze Under -25°C

Winter is about to show its teeth this weekend across Croatia with some serious cold on the way for most of the country. According to weather forecasters Crometeo, the second half of the first week of the new year is set to bring some extreme cold weather. The coldest days ...

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10 Reasons to Visit Croatia in Winter

Most people associate Croatia with stunning beaches, a pristine sea and endless sun. Croatia gets around 95% of its 15 million plus annual tourists during the warmer seasons but there are loads of reasons why a winter visit makes sense. Here are just 10 reasons why a winter visit to Croatia is ...

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Zagreb Winter Pancake Festival Soon

News for all pancake and crepe lovers. In December Zagreb will be hosting the Winter Pancake Festival. Zagreb Winter Pancake Festival will take place from 17 – 30 December 2016 inside Hotel Dubrovnik right on the city’s main square. Over looking the Advent festivities on the Ban Josip Jelačić square, ...

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Free Tours of Dubrovnik for Winter Tourists

The Dubrovnik Tourist Board will once again organise free tours of the city for tourists who visit during the winter months as it aims to stimulate tourists outside of the traditional busy summer season. The free tours of the Old City will start this Saturday 5 November 2016 and run ...

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New Airline Routes to Help Year-Round Tourism in Dubrovnik

Croatia’s most visited destination could welcome more visitors out of the traditional summer season as it becomes more connected this winter… A rotation of 14 direct flights to Dubrovnik have already been announced this winter. Dubrovnik will be connected with Istanbul and Frankfurt three times weekly, with Barcelona twice a ...

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The Big Chill Coming: Down to -20°C

Looks like winter will finally arrive this week in Croatia, with temperatures down to -20°C forecast for parts of the country… The State Met Office have issued a ‘yellow’ warning for much of the country as extremely low temperatures are set to hit this week. It will be mainly dry, ...

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Croatia Set for Untypical Winter

  The Croatian state met service got it right before the summer with long-range forecast when they predicted that it would an above average summer temperature wise, so it may pay not to take the latest prognosis with a grain of salt… According to DHMZ’s long-range forecast the winter ahead ...

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