60 years of Technical Museum in Zagreb

60 years of Technical Museum in Zagreb

On 20th December 2014. Technical Museum in Zagreb celebrates 60th birthday, therefore on 20th and 21st December 2014. museum is going to work from 9 o'clock till 17 o'clock and entrance is going to be completely free! This is one of the most interesting museums in Croatia, so don't miss a chance to pay it a visit and celebrate its birthday!

Dubrovnik Winter Festival

Dubrovnik Winter Festival

After many years of trying to bring Christmas spirit to the streets of Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik now has a true Winter Festival. It might even be snowing!

The Legend of Lokrum island

The Legend of Lokrum island

The curse of the monks from Lokrum is a well known legend even outside Croatia and people have been comparing it with the curse of the Pharaohs. The expelled monks cursed the island before they left - later possessors and owners - kings and princes died of unnatural causes.

Dubrovnik good food festival

Dubrovnik good food festival

From the 23rd until the 26th of October 2014 Dubrovnik will offer a gastronomy event “Good Food Festival" for the first time!

Croatia's museum night

Croatia's museum night

On Friday, January 31st, over 150 museums, galleries and institutions in Croatia will open its doors to visitors - for free ;)

The Zagreb Mummy

The Zagreb Mummy

One of the most valuable collections in Zagreb's Archaeological museum is the Egyptian collection and among its 2000+ artefacts the "star of the show" is definitely the Egyptian mummy purchased in the 19th century from the family of the Austrian vice-marshal Franz Koller.

Advent in Zagreb

Advent in Zagreb

Christmas fairs in the heart of the city, concerts and cultural events, beautiful lighting, an ice skating rink and spicy mulled wine - a perfect combination for getting into the Christmas mood!

Windsurfing in Croatia

Windsurfing in Croatia

Thanks to the excellent conditions for windsurfing, many national and international competitions are held on the Croatian coast. The most popular locations are Viganj on Peljesac peninsula and Bol, Supetar and Povlja on the island of Brac as well as Premantura near Pula.

Croatian limestone - The karst

Croatian limestone - The karst

Rain is not lacking here, but oddly enough a typical karst phenomenon appears - bodies of water such as streams, rivers and lakes are missing and form a beautiful, sometimes even surreal landscape.

Ploce to Sarajevo train discontinued

Ploce to Sarajevo train discontinued

A few days ago, a 120 year old tradition has stopped when the last high-speed train from Ploce railway station left towards Sarajevo.

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