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The Beach “With a View” Among the Most Beautiful in the World

Dubrovnik, a city that has conquered the hearts of many visitors and world celebrities, can add one more recognition to the long list of awards it has received this year. The web page Skyscanner has ranked the Dubrovnik beach Banje among the ten most beautiful city beaches in the world. Out of the ten beaches, five are located in the USA, Canada, Israel and Australia, which makes Banje one
of the top five European beaches. Though to everyone who has visited this pebble-stone beach any explanation is unnecessary, Scyscanner cites the …

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Green Istria Increasingly Attractive to Visitors

The Istrian interior is increasingly attractive to tourists, especially those whose ideal vacation is a stay in nature and the tranquillity provided by authentic Istrian houses, combining effectively the traditional way of life with the needs of the contemporary visitor. However, green Istria is also perfect for excursions to its medieval city-castles located on hills, which truly have a mystic atmosphere about them. A walk around these “acropolic” towns, Motovun, Labin, Vodnjan, Grožnjan, Hum and Oprtalj, and a tour of their castles, old churches and squares, will provide visitors with …

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The Spectacle of the “White Sails” in Split from September 15th to 19th 2009

This year, the Adriatic Croatia International Club (ACI ), in cooperation with its Yacht Club Croatia, is organizing the 23rd annual prestigious and world-known event, the ACI Match Race Cup, to be held beneath the Sustipan park, in the Split aquatorium, from September 15th to September 19th, 2009. The city of Split, the cradle of Croatian sailing with its unique natural grandstands from which the competition can be viewed – the Sustipan park, offers viewers and the media a special atmosphere for viewing the battle in the sea. 12 of …

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Meet the City on Four Rivers

The city of Karlovac has recently introduced an interactive guide, available to visitors on their mobile phones. Touring around this city on four rivers, visitors can find out everything about its cultural and culinary offering, events, accommodation possibilities, entertainment and get around the city with the help of an interactive map. Thanks to the mobiExplore, you will literally have in the palm of your hand all information about the history of Karlovac, its eminent figures, and its cultural and historical monuments Karlovac is located around 50 km from the capital …

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Cultural Monuments for Half the Price with the Tourist Card

The City of Dubrovik, the destination of numerous visitors in the summer as well as year-round, has decided on one more way of saying welcome to its visitors: by introducing the tourist card for the price of EUR 15. The card enables visitors to take a tour of the remarkable city walls, three museums, the fortress Revelin, the Dubrovnik art gallery, the home of Marin Držić and the Dulčić – Masle – Pulitika gallery with a 50% discount compared to regular ticket prices, making cultural monuments of the city more …

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A Unique Park in the Historical City Centre

To everyone who has already visited Šibenik and taken a tour of its cultural and historical sights, as well as those visiting it for the very first time, this northern Dalmatian city always has a new face to discover, as well as numerous natural sights, attracting visitors. Though, after its renovation, the medieval monastery garden Sv Lovre (St Lawrence), located in the city centre, has been open for visitors for the past two years, it still attracts tourists with the same intensity. The renovation of the medieval Mediterranean garden was …

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Dubrovnik – the Ideal Location for the World’s Best Divers

On July 11th, Dubrovnik, the pearl of the Adriatic and one of the world’s most beautiful cities, will be host to the world’s best divers, who will test their skills and talent at the Red Bull Cliff Diving Series 2009 competition. The fact that only incredible natural and urban locations are chosen as venues for this world-class event, and Dubrovnik and its fortress Lovrijenac indubitably belong to this circle of destinations, only adds to the divers’ excitement. Dubrovnik already was host to this event nine years ago. This year, divers, …

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Zadar is the perfect city break destination, says the London Times. The journalist notes the Zadar offering has gone through a renaissance, with an increasing number of hotels, bars and clubs, as well as a fun atmosphere that comes to special prominence during the event “Night of the full moon”, which the journalist attended last year. Particularly commending the atmosphere of Zadar, the author also points out that the city now has excellent flight connections with other European cities. The budget airline Ryanair provides 5 direct flights between Zadar and …