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[16 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Opatija, which belongs to the old school of Croatian tourism, has recently been enriched by a new hotel. It is called Villa Kapetanović and is a modern four star hotel with 21 rooms and three apartments. At their disposal, guests have an outdoor swimming pool, a large congress hall, a spa zone and the exquisite restaurant Laurus. The value of the investment is estimated at around nine million kunas. Villa Kapetanović is located above the lively Voloski and has a spectacular view stretching across Kvarner and its islands from the …

Guide, Tourism »

[10 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Spring in Rijeka offers numerous international events, but the most important one is the 18th International festival of Small Theatres (3-11 May). This festival of Rijeka is one of the favourite gathering events of theatre enthusiasts who nurture an unconventional approach to this art. Its name is a sign of provocation and curiosity on the international scene. Independent theatre production has been popular for a number of years, which has been recognized by the public, so it is not surprising that some of the best theatre plays of today are …

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[8 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Kvarner is an area which has been developing tourism for over 160 years because of it diversity – from climate conditions, vegetation and the combination of the coastal area, islands and mountains to the architecture and culture. This used to be the summer and winter resort of the Habsburg dynasty members, who spurred the growth of exclusive tourist centres such as Opatija, which got its first summer residence – Villa Antigona, in 1844.
Hotel Kvarner, the first on the east coast of the Adriatic was opened in March of 1884. As …

General, Tourism »

[8 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Two new projects which will additionally enrich the tourist offer in Kvarner should commence this year in Novi Vinodolski. A smaller marina with 260 berths and a break-water will be built in Klenovica. Building works should begin in the spring and are planned to be completed by November 2011. The new, longer, 90 m break-water, worth 12 million kunas will protect the harbour and the local authorities are hoping that it will encourage the development of nautical tourism.
Novi Vinodolski is located in the central part of the northern coastal area, …

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[19 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]

Opatija, the prominent tourist destination on Kvarner, has a very long tradition of conference tourism. In autumn, every year the usual vacation visitors are replaced by businesspeople who can find in Opatija everything they need for holding a business conference, meetings and presentations: an excellent infrastructure, expert staff and beautiful ambient. The Opatija conference infrastructure comprises 55 halls, the oldest and best known being the Crystal Hal of the hotel Kvarner. Other hotels featuring halls include Hotel Ambasador with 9 halls, Milenij Grand Hotel with 4, Opatijska Cvijeta with seven, …

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[1 Okt 2009 | No Comment | ]
Leave 2009 behind Before Everyone Else

If you want to leave this year, financially difficult for everyone, behind in an original way and before everyone else, it may be the perfect time to start thinking about it today. Just the idea of the Croatian interior and the forested region of Gorski kotar will cool you down immediately and could ensure you a reservation in the tourist destination Fužine, in which New Years has traditionally been celebrated at noon for the past eight years, 12 hours before the rest of Europe celebrates it. Originally, this was done …