Zagreb

Zagreb 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.

Croatia Airlines flights Zagreb to Copenhagen introduced

At Ferie 2008, the largest Danish tourism fair held between 25th and 27th of January in Copenhagen, the Croatian carrier Croatia Airlines announced it will introduce regular flights from Zagreb to Copenhagen... Read more »

Artists' Cinema: Difference Screen at Museum of Contemporary Art ZagrebArtists’ Cinema: Difference Screen at Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb

Difference Screen presents a one night programme of international artists’ film and video at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb on 24th February 7.00 – 9pm. The screenings are part of an evolving... Read more »

WizAir Flights London to Zagreb – Change of Schedule

Wizzair, the low cost airline that serves flights from London Luton to Zagreb has changed the current flights schedule to less convenient timing (see above). Read more » Hotels in Croatia - Book... Read more »

Croatia Airlines – Introduction of new flights

 In its new summer timetable, Croatia Airlines has introduced direct flights from Croatia to Düsseldorf and Copenhagen: Flights from Split to Düsseldorf are in operation every Saturday, starting from... Read more »

New plans for the Zagreb Public Transport SystemNew plans for the Zagreb Public Transport System

As a part of the larger project of easing Zagreb’s increasing traffic jams, the Zagreb Faculty of Traffic and Transport (Fakultet Prometnih Znanosti) have revealed new plans for the construction of the... 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: Advertising Billboards

I must admit that on my latest visit to Zagreb, I somehow got obsessed with overwhelming advertising attacks on my consumerism-non-adjusted soul. As a result,  a small collection of Zagreb’s billboards... Read more »

Zagreb: Picasso Exhibition at Klovi?evi Dvori Gallery Zagreb: Picasso Exhibition at Klovi?evi Dvori Gallery

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

Zagreb Time Machine

Zagreb is offering the Zagreb Time Machine event once again this year each weekend starting from now until September 27th at the Zrinjevac park, the central square in Zagreb Donji Grad and the Zagreb... Read more »

Sljeme Mountain - FIS World Ski Cup eventSljeme Mountain – FIS World Ski Cup event

To inaugurate Sljeme as a desirable destination for ski competitions, the Croatian Ski Federation organized in 2005 the Golden Bear World Ski Cup women’s slalom race. The event was later renamed Snow... Read more »