Sibenik


Scuba Diving in the most amazing parts of the Mediterranean

Scuba Diving in the most amazing parts of the Mediterranean

Šibenik recently got its first scuba diving guide  titled  Diving in the most amazing parts of the Mediterranean. The guide which was published  through the collaboration of the COAST Program of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the Public institution for the management of protected natural areas and the Diving tourism section …

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Beach Banj – the new beach in Sibenik

Beach Banj - the new beach in Sibenik

From next summer’s swimming season, Sibenik?will get the brand new city beach ?- Beach Banj (aka gradska plaza Banj) – a modern beach covering the area of 12000 m2, located just few minutes walk from the Sibenik city centre. The proposal for new city beach also includes promenade, restaurants and bars, changing …

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Video: Ferry Marko Polo Stranded on the Island

Video clip of ferry Marko Polo stranded on the Sit island in Sibenik archipelago, was broadcasted on NOVA TV – Croatian tv station – have a look at this YouTube clip:

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Ferry Marko Polo Stranded on the Island near Sibenik, Croatia

Ferry Marko Polo Stranded on the Island near Sibenik, Croatia

Ferry ‘Marko Polo’, which over the weekend, crashes into Croatian island of Sit  is still stranded, despite the efforts of rescue team. The Jadrolinija’s ferry Marco Polo was on its regular route Rijeka – Split – Dubrovnik – Bari (Italy) when it ran aground on the island Sit (small island located …

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A unique medieval Mediterranean garden in Sibenik

To everyone who has already visited Šibenik and taken a tour of its cultural and historical sights, as well as those visiting it for the very first time, this northern Dalmatian city always has a new face to discover, as well as numerous natural sights, attracting visitors. Though, after its …

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Kornati cottages among 13 of the world’s most remote hotels by Sunday Times

In today’s Travel Supplement of Sunday Times, Kornati Cottages are recommended among 13 of the world’s most remote hotels. This is an excerpt from the article: KORNATI COTTAGES, Croatia: Legend says that when God was making the earth, he tossed a handful of soil over his shoulder into the Adriatic – and …

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The first Mediterranean arboretum in Croatia

The first Mediterranean arboretum in Croatia

The Landscaping Institute of the Zagreb Faculty of Agronomics have conceived a complete project for the creation of the first Mediterranean arboretum in Croatia, which is to be located on the Primošten area islet of Smokvica, in the vicinity of Sibenik.

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Medieval monastery garden opened in Sibenik, Croatia

Medieval monastery garden opened in Sibenik, Croatia

Sibenik , recently saw the first tourist visit to the attractive medieval gardens of the Sveti Lovro monastery, in the area of the monastery closed to the public. This has revived an important part of Sibenik’s history and given it a new dimension in both education and tourism. The gardens were …

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The Reconstruction of Cathedral of St James in Sibenik

The Reconstruction of Cathedral of St James in Sibenik

Above photo: Sibenik with Katedrala Svetog Jakova (1920s) The completion of works on the reconstruction of Sibenik’s Cathedral – Sibenska Katedrala Svetog Jakova (Cathedral of St James) are currently approaching its final stages. The last stage of the Sibenik cathedral facade reconstruction has begun using the latest modern technologies of cleaning. …

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Primosten and Biograd won European Top Tourism Awards

Primosten and Biograd won European Top Tourism Awards

The Golden Flower of Europe, Europe’s top tourism award, was won this year (among a strong field of 5,600 towns) by the small town of Primošten, located near Šibenik. The silver award also went to Croatia as the second place winner was declared the town of Biograd , located near …

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