[23 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Ethno-eco Villages for the Development of Rural Tourism

People on the island of Hvar have decided to improve rural tourism through the development of ethno-eco villages and all the towns and districts on the island have joined in the project. The County of Split-Dalmatia will suggest for this project to be financed within the European IPA program of Adriatic cross-border cooperation. Sućuraj is also involved in the program of renewing old stone villages and their integration into a unique island tourist offer. This also includes the town of Hvar, which is renewing Velo and Malo Grablje, Brusje and …

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Dalmatia, Tourism »

[23 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

The Podanje Estate, in the ownership of the Simić family is the first agricultural family estate on the island of Lastovo, which represents the start of agricultural tourism in Croatia`s youngest nature park. Around Lastovo, which many refer to as paradise on Earth, there are 46 islets and on the island itself there are 46 small churches and 46 fields. Podanje, which can accommodate 46 guests, is located on one of those fields, the Prgovo field.
The household is located in a stone house, between an olive grove and a …

Hotels, Tourism »

[23 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

The restored three-star hotel Garić in Garešnica has recently opened its doors to its first guests. Two million euros have been investred in the restoration of 26 rooms, one apartment, a bar and a restaurant with around 200 seating places. Renovation of the wellness centre and a small pool is also planned. The hotel is orientated towards hunting and fishing enthusiasts who can find attractive locations there for their hobbies.

General, Tourism »

[23 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

The tourism offer on the coast of Dubrovnik has recently become richer for a new type of service – The agricultural family estate Katičić from Smokovljani. After twenty years in the hospitality business, in the elite Villa Dubrovnik, the owner of the estate decided to go back to his roots and his native land, far from the city bustle and created an oasis of peace for tourists who get to truly enjoy the Dubrovnik coastal area.
He restored his estate in a traditional style and on the first ecological family …

General »

[23 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

The Zagreb compay «Princeza Jadrana» plans to build a chain of 12 nautical centres on Croatian islands from Lošinj, across Brijuni to Vis and Lastovo by 2018. The value of the investment is estimated at 350 million euros. The first four marinas on Lastovo, Kaprij, Mljet and Lošinj should be finished by 2013. The second phase would include marinas in Korčula, Vrgada and Dugi Otok, while Olib, Šipan, Vis, Brijuni and Stari Grad in Hvar would get their turn in 2017.
Investors are collaborating with the company Geofoto, which has …

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[23 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

The first hydroplanes of the German company European Coastal Airlines (ECA) should start connecting Split, Dubrovnik, Šibenik, Zadar, Rijeka and Pula with all the larger Croatian islands from next summer.
This is an Adriatic coastal air traffic project which will enable the islands with the warmest seas in Europe to be connected with a network of air, land and sea corridors of the old continent. In the first phase, which envisages the constuction of water airports, purchasing of the aircrafts and the creating of a reliable air carrier, investors from …