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Holiday in Hvar – Readers’ writing competition 2011

Holiday in Hvar - Readers' writing competition 2011

An article about holidaying on Hvar Island is winner of this year’s The Guardian’s Readers’ writing competition: summer holidays. Subtitled as “Dana Smith thought she had a cove on the island of Hvar, Croatia, to herself – until a naked woman emerged from a cave“, the article was published in travel supplement …

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Hvar among Lonely Planet’s Top 10 Regions

Hvar among Lonely Planet's Top 10 Regions

Chosen by a panel of travel experts, Lonely Planet has named Hvar in its top 10 regions to visit in 2012. The Lonely Planet Best in Travel 2012 book, available on sale, puts Hvar Island at number five on the list. Here is an extract from the article: 5. Hvar, Croatia – …

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Jadrolinija’s Coastal Ferries will sail from June to October only

Jadrolinija's Coastal Ferries will sail from June to October only

According to Jutarnji.hr , Jadrolinija’s Coastal Ferries that connect Rijeka with Dubrovnik via Split, Hvar, Korcula and Mljet , proceeding further to Bari in Italy, will sail from June to October only. As I said in my previous post, the reason for this is high cost of running this ferry, as  it needs …

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Hvar Beach Club in 20 hottest European beaches for 2010

Hvar Beach Club in 20 hottest European beaches for 2010

In last eddition of Sunday Times , listed under No 13 with subtitle ‘Croatia: Bonj ‘Les Bains’, Hvar ‘, Beach Club from Hvar was featured among 20 hottest European beaches for 2010.  The article is accompanied with seven photos, one of them features The Adriana Hotel in  Hvar (left photo). Here is an excerpt from …

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Stari Grad Plain on Hvar Island far older than is believed

Stari Grad Plain on Hvar Island far older than is believed

The Island of Hvar was once again this year one of the most popular tourist destinations on the Adriatic, attracting many visitors. Hvar enjoys its tremendous popularity on account of its nature, rich and top quality tourist offering as well as numerous entertainment, hospitality and other facilities and activities.

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Lopud and Pakleni Islands among 20 undiscovered island gems

Lopud and Pakleni Islands among 20 undiscovered island gems

In today’s Observer in article titled ’20 undiscovered island gems’ , Sarah Turner ‘reveals a clutch of true hideaways’. Two among ‘undiscovered islands’ are Croatian Islands – here are the excerpts:

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Croatia: Sunny coastlines, serene islands

Croatia: Sunny coastlines, serene islands

Tom Marchant, the founder of award-winning travel company Black Tomato, wrote an article about his top three spots in  Croatia  – this is an excerpt:

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Enjoy Hvar for its beaches, history and tiny fish restaurants

Enjoy Hvar for its beaches, history and tiny fish restaurants

The town of Hvar, is featured in today’s Telegraph. This is an excerpt from the article:

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Two holiday recommendations for Croatia

Additional two holiday recommendations for Croatia in recent The Guardian travel supplements:

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Stari Grad Plain, Hvar on the UNESCO World Heritage List

Stari Grad Plain, Hvar on the UNESCO World Heritage List

Croatia has yet another site on the World Heritage List – The Starigrad Field / Plain at Hvar Island. The decision was made at the 32nd session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee in Quebec, Canada based on the candidacy coordinated and managed by experts from the Croatian Ministry of Culture. …

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