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British market – the seventh largest according to tourist turnover in Croatia

British market - the seventh largest according to tourist turnover in Croatia

British market important for Croatia’s tourist trade The Croatian tourism sector perceives the British market as strategically important and that market has been the seventh largest according to tourist turnover in Croatia, with great potential for further growth, Croatian National Tourism Board (HTZ) director Ratomir Ivicic said on Monday in …

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Two Valamar hotels receive World Luxury Hotel Awards

Two Valamar hotels receive World Luxury Hotel Awards

Two hotels from the Valamar Riviera hotel chain, Dubrovnik President in Dubrovnik and Isabella Island Resorts in Porec , have received the prestigious World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016 and thus joined the club of the world’s best luxury hotels, Valamar Riviera reported. Both Valamar hotels were this year nominated for …

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Croatia’s Finest travel documentary

National Geographic Channel has started broadcasting the gastronomic travel documentary Croatia’s Finest, hosted by Masterchef winner Dhruv Baker. Croatia’s Finest Trailer: Have a look at Culinary Break with MasterChef Dhruv Baker and Mišel Toki?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SGy1w8NXNk

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Promotional campaign “Croatia Feeds” launched

Promotional campaign

In mid-September the Croatian Tourism Board (HTZ) launched its autumn promotional campaign “Croatia Feeds” featuring short and innovative descriptions of Croatian destinations and inviting tourists to choose Croatia as their holiday destination. The campaign, to last until mid-November, covers the markets of Germany, the United Kingdom, Austria, France, Sweden, the …

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Mali Losinj among ‘Top 100 Sustainable Destinations in the World’

Mali Losinj among 'Top 100 Sustainable Destinations in the World'

Mali Lošinj , a town in Kvarner bay, on the northern Adriatic island of Lošinj, has received the ‘Top 100 Sustainable Destinations in the World‘ certificate. The prestigious certificate, jointly awarded by Green Destinations, TravelMole, Destination Stewardship Center, Asian Ecotourism Network and the Global Sustainable Tourism Council, was presented to the …

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14th Zagreb Film Festival (ZFF): 12 – 20 November

14th Zagreb Film Festival (ZFF): 12 - 20 November

The 14th edition of the Zagreb Film Festival (ZFF) will take place in Zagreb from November 12 to 20 , with screenings at the Europa and Tuskanac cinemas. Since its inception, the Zagreb Film Festival has focused on the presentation and promotion of debut films and new filmmakers. This year, young …

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20th International Lace Festival – Croatia

20th International Lace Festival - Croatia

The 20th International Lace Festival started in Lepoglava, northern Croatia, bringing together lace makers from a dozen European countries. The four-day festival, featuring lace from Croatia, Belgium, Poland, Hungary, Estonia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Germany and Austria, also includes workshops, lectures, fashion shows, theatre performances and other events. Lepoglava Mayor Marijan Skvaric …

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73rd Venice International Film Festival: Hana Jusic debut film wins FEDEORA Best European Film Award

73rd Venice International Film Festival: Hana Jusic debut film wins FEDEORA Best European Film Award

Hana Jušic’s debut feature film ‘Quit Staring at My Plate’ has won the FEDEORA Best European Film Award in the Author Days event, held as part of the 73rd Venice International Film Festival. Quit Staring at My Plate is a film about growing up and family relations. The main protagonist …

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Zagreb : Exhibition of Alberto Giacometti’s sculptures and drawings

Zagreb : Exhibition of Alberto Giacometti's sculptures and drawings

Works of Alberto Giacometti, including his sculpture ‘The Walking Man’ is opened in the Art Pavilion in Zagreb  to 8 January 2017. The exhibition called “Alberto Giacometti – sculpture, drawings, lithographs ‘Portraits of the Present‘”, is a part of the series “The greatest sculptors of the 20th century”, after a brilliant exhibition …

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Exhibition of contemporary Slovenian photography in Klovicevi Dvori gallery – Zagreb

Exhibition of contemporary Slovenian photography in Klovicevi Dvori gallery - Zagreb

An exhibition entitled “The Best Place in the World” presenting an overview of leading Slovenian names in contemporary photography will be presented as of Thursday in the Klovicevi Dvori gallery in Zagreb. The works of thirteen Slovenian photographers from various generations will be exhibited after being selected by Custodian Sandra Krizic …

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