Zagreb

Zagreb1Zagreb is a capital of Croatia. It lies on the crossroads of important routes between the Adriatic coast and Central Europe. the city has it’s own airport  – Pleso. Zagreb as a city has Baroque ambience of the Gornji Grad, charming markets, various shopping facilities, as well as choice of various small and larger restaurants and hotels.

Zagreb is a city of green parks and walks, with many places to visit. Zagreb still keeps its charm, and a atmosphere that makes it a unique city. Zagreb has rich historical and cultural heritage that has roots in Central European urban culture, enriched by Mediterranean and Balkan traditions. The city population is about one million. It has good public transport ( Zagreb Tram , Zagreb Airport Bus) clean streets and squares, well kept parks, twenty theatres and over forty museums and galleries. Its numerous neo-classical buildings, spacious boulevards and squares reminds one of Vienna. Zagreb city centre consists of four districts: Trg Bana Jelacica – Zagreb’s main square, Kaptol and Gornji Grad with it’s hilly location in the centre with cathedral and government’s buildings, Gradec with it’s charming squares and leafy streets and Donji grad – a busy business centre of Zagreb.

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Accommodation in Zagreb

t-zagreb1The accommodation offer in Zagreb is rich and diverse, and thus suitable for everyone’s price range. The hotels range between large premium hotels operating within renowned chains to small private inns. The accommodation categories are marked by stars and the prices of rooms and other services depend on the category. One of the advantages of Zagreb is the availability of accommodation in the very centre of the city. This is where you will find the most luxurious hotels like the Sheraton and Esplanade, as well as much more affordable ones. Generally speaking, the hotel accommodation is at a high level, the rooms are neat and the service is good. Most hotels offer a parking lot and some have a garage. At the moment, Zagreb has 3 5-star hotels, 11 4-star hotels, 21 3-star hotels and 8 2-star hotels. 13 of them are small family hotels. Visitors can also choose between numerous private rooms and apartments, while a dozen hostels and hotels are available for younger people arriving in the Croatian capital while discovering Europe.

The Fifth Zagreb Film Festival 21-27.10.07The Fifth Zagreb Film Festival 21-27.10.07

The fifth Zagreb Film Festival will take place from 21st to 27th October 2007 at the same locations as last year, in all Student Centre theatre halls and in Cinema Europe, Zagreb , Croatia.  This international... Read more »

Zagreb Dox 2009 International Documentary Film Festival

ZagrebDox, an international documentary film festival is taking place in Zagreb from February 23rd to March 1st.  Read more » Similar Info About Travel to Croatia You May Like: Dubrovnik: Libertas... Read more »

Marc Chagall Exhibition in ZagrebMarc Chagall Exhibition in Zagreb

The exhibition of painter Marc Chagall will be open in Zagreb gallery Klovicevi Dvori from 13 December 2007 to 16 March 2008. The exhibition will spread in twelve rooms of the gallery and will feature... Read more »

Zagreb: Picasso Exhibition at Klovićevi Dvori Gallery Zagreb: Picasso Exhibition at Klovićevi Dvori Gallery

The Master Pieces From the Picasso Museum in Paris’: 23 March – 7 July 2013 The Klovićevi Dvori Gallery in Zagreb is hosting the exhibition ‘The Master Pieces From the Picasso Museum in... Read more »

Zagreb Pancake Festival - Winter 2016Zagreb Pancake Festival – Winter 2016

Winter Pancake Festival to be held in Zagreb on 17th to 30th of December The third edition of the Pancake Festival will take place in Zagreb’s main square from 17 to 30 December and a fundraiser... Read more »

Flights from Japan to Croatia

At the beginning of June, the first direct charter flight from Osaka to Zagreb arrived at Zagreb airport. The Croatian National Tourist Board organized a welcome ceremony for the 350 passengers and crew-members,... Read more »

Zagreb - Festival of Extravagant BodiesZagreb – Festival of Extravagant Bodies

Extravagant Bodies is an art event, dealing with the politics of normality. The Festival takes place from 12th to 15th December in Zagreb. Extravagant Bodies is a collaborative, intermedia and interdisciplinary... Read more »

Zagreb: Days of Croatian Film 2009Zagreb: Days of Croatian Film 2009

Days of Croatian Film Festival is opened today and will last until 23rd March 2009. The venue is Student Centre Cinemas in Croatian capital – Zagreb. Read more » Similar Info About Travel... Read more »

New Train Line Zagreb - Sarajevo - ZagrebNew Train Line Zagreb – Sarajevo – Zagreb

As already announced back in February,  the new night train service between Zagreb and Sarajevo has started last night (16.04.07) with it’s first run. Read more » Similar Info About Travel... Read more »

Motel opens near Lovinac in Lika on Zagreb-Split routeMotel opens near Lovinac in Lika on Zagreb-Split route

A new motel was recently opened in Lika region at the section of the motorway linking Zagreb and Split where transit travellers can stop and have a rest. The motel is situated just off of the petrolstation... Read more »