A WEEKEND IN ZAGREB – DO IT LIKE A LOCAL

Despite the beautiful Adriatic coast and summer madness, in last few years Croatia’s capital Zagreb has been increasing its number of year round visitors in the recent past. Here are some tips of things to do if you want to experience a weekend in Zagreb like a local. FRIDAY “Let’s go for a coffee” is…

WHAT TO DO ON A RAINY DAY IN ZAGREB?

If you’re visiting Zagreb for a day and is bad weather, it doesn’t need to be a disaster. Zagreb has its charm even when the streets are wet and the rain drizzles down cafe windows. In the evenings with the obscure street lights it could even be considered romantic. Here are some ideas about what…

CULTURAL HERITAGE AND NATURAL BEAUTY OF THE RESAVA VALLEY

When you think of Serbia the first thing that probably crosses your mind is the famous Exit Festival in Novi Sad or very exciting Belgrade’s night life. But there are so many other hidden cultural and natural places to visit like the historically important Manasija Monastery, the breath-taking Resava cave and the lovely Veliki Buk…

50 SHADES OF BLUE ON THE ISLAND OF BIŠEVO

Biševo is a small Croatian island in the Adriatic Sea, situated 5km south-west from the island of Vis. What makes Biševo recognisable is the island’s cliffs and caves, the most familiar being the Blue Cave, its untouched nature and its hidden bays and beautiful sand beaches. It is paradise for sailors and all nature lovers…

ONE DAY IN THE CITY OF LOVE – VERONA

Amo Verona… Amo Amor… Many think of Venice as the most romantic place in Italy, but Verona, the city located in the Italian region Veneto, has been called the City of Love. Verona was a hometown of the world’s most famous lovers of all time – William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. The immortal story of…

SURFERS HAVEN, PUERTO ESCONDIDO, MEXICO

The Mexican federal state of Oaxaca has 480 km of Pacific coastline with many beautiful beaches, lagoons and excellent waves for surfing. Puerto Escondido – as the name itself suggests it’s a hidden place situated south of the famous Acapulco on the Pacific coast. That picturesque Pacific town is a paradise for surfers who come…

THE TRAKOŠĆAN CASTLE, CROATIA

Trakošćan is a medieval castle in Croatian region called Hrvatsko Zagorje, and it was built in the late 13th century as a part of defense network of the Zagorje principality. The owners of this beautiful place changed often in the first centuries of Trakošćan existence, but afterwards for almost 400 years it was the property of…