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Rijeka Carnival Begins

The 25th Rijeka Carnival opened last week with the Miss Carnival Queen contest and the mayor of Rijeka handing over the keys to the city to the Carnival Master of Ceremonies.

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New Year’s Eve in Dubrovnik

New Year's Eve in Dubrovnik

The currently opened Dubrovnik hotels (Argentina, Imperial Hilton, Dubrovnik Palace, Importane Resort, Pucic Palace, Lero, Dubrovnik President, Tirena, Argosy, Petka, Ivka and Kompas) are expecting about 3.5 thousands guests to be there for tonight’s New Year Eve celebration.

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Zagreb – Festival of Extravagant Bodies

Zagreb - 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 art event addressing the theme of disability as important social and political issue in the region. The main focus is …

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Spearfishing New Year Cup at Mali Losinj, Croatia

Spearfishing New Year Cup at Mali Losinj, Croatia

Every year Mali Losinj, the largest place on the island of Losinj, (the Croatian Island located in Kvarner Gulf) organises a New Year’s Cup in spearfishing (underwater fishing). The event includes two competitions, the Winter Cup of Cities and the European Cup of Nations, and this year it will be hold from 28th …

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Christmas Decorations in Zagreb

Christmas Decorations in Zagreb

Zagreb saw decorations and lighting going up ahead of the Christmas and New Year’s festivities. An advent wreathe and a manger made of cubes were set up on the main Ban Jelacic Square alongside a Christmas tree. The tree that adorns Zagreb’s main square – a 18-metre spruce – is …

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Croatia to participate at Brest International Festival of Sailors

Croatia to participate at Brest International Festival of Sailors

The Brest International Festival of Sailors is taking place from 11th to 17th July 2008. It is a large sailing event organized in Brest, France. At this year’s event Croatia, Vietnam and Madagascar will be the guests of honors. These three countries will be participating with vessels which, until recently, were quite …

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Zagreb – 3rd New Circus Festival

Zagreb - 3rd New Circus Festival

The third edition of Zagreb contemporary circus festival will be held from 28th of November untill 3rd of December in Zagreb, Croatia.

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The World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb 2007

The World Festival of Animated Film - Animafest Zagreb 2007

The World Festival of Animated Film in Zagreb , Croatia, is traditionally the second oldest festival in Europe. In the course of its thirty-year-old history it has systematically been following world animation production through a number of films in competition and out of competition.

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Ðakovo – the town of lipizzaners, embroidery and eucharist wines

Ðakovo - the town of lipizzaners, embroidery and eucharist wines

Unique by its embroidery, cathedral, Lipizzaners and Eucharist wines, Ðakovo is the tourism jewel of eastern Slavonia. The basilica  of St. Peter dominates the town‘s landscape with its two 84 metre-high belfries, built in 1882. The cathedral was erected in the time of Bishop Josip Juraj Strossmayer, who by initiating …

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The Fifth Zagreb Film Festival 21-27.10.07

The 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 festival of long feature, short feature and documentary films, established in 2003, will present …

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