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Photo gallery: Club Aquarius night party on Zrce beach

Zrce beach in Novalja is well-known as Croatia’s party capital. Club music and dancing springs to life at around 4...
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Big Picture: Sveta Stosija bell tower

One of Zadar‘s most iconic landmarks is its Sveta Stoasija bell tower located in the town center. The nineteenth-century bell...
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Wine of the week: Markus Dingac Pepejuh 2010

Name of wine: Markus Dingac Pepejuh 2010 Winery: Simunovic i Szabo d.o.o. Region: Dingac, Peljesac Type of wine: dry red...
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Friday Fiction: roasting a Pag lamb with Pablo

The island of Pag is known for many things. Sure, it has Novalja and its Zrce beach, which has become...
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A voice from Osijek: Mario Roth

The town of Osijek is a very musical place, partly due to the voice of Mario Roth. As the lead...
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Dinosaurs invade in Fuzana

Ever since Hollywood brought Jurrasic park to theaters worldwide, people have been dreaming about having a safari with dinosaurs. And...
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Four and a half decades of passion in song — an interview with Josipa Lisac

Josipa Lisac is a very recognizable name, and not just to Croats. A singer whose passionate voice and uncompromised talent...
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Ivan Mestrovic — A sculptural ode to mothers in Vrpolje

Croatia might not be the largest country in the world, but its long existence and inspiring surroundings have yielded some...
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Wine of the week: Bodren Triptih 2010

Name of wine: Bodren Triptih 2010 Region: Pregrada, Zagorje Type of wine: dried berry (sweet) Variety: Rizvanac, Sauv. Blanc, Pinot...
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Acting in Croatia: Jadranka Dokic from Pula

Jadranka Dokic is one of the most recognizable faces in Croatian movies, despite the broad set of different characters she...
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Photo Gallery: INmusic open air launches with Iggy Pop and The Stooges

From relatively modest festival, INmusic became one of the leading open air events in the region, bringing names such as...
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Wine of the week: Gerzinic Malvazija 2012

Name of wine: Gerzinic Malvazia 2012 Vineyard:  Marko Gerzinic Region: Vizinada, Istria Type of wine: dry white Variety: Istrian Malvasia...
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A seaside wedding in Porec

There is a saying in Croatian that defines marriage as a “harbour,“ a safe haven from which you journey into...
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Zagreb Botanical Garden — celebrating nature with St. George

St. George is known as an avid dragon slayer, but in Croatia he has an alternative appearance. That of a...
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Wine of the week: Kunjas Posip 2011

Name of wine: Kunjas Posip 2011 Vineyard: Kunjasic Region: Smokvica, Korcula Type of wine: white dry Variety: Posip Alcohol: (Vol.%):...
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Interview with an expat: Paul from New Zealand

Did you know they played cricket in Croatia? Neither did we,  until we met Paul Musin. Read our interview with...
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Reasons to go kayaking in Croatia

If you’re not the tanning type and can only take so many sea-side cocktails while admiring the view before you...
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Friday Fiction: Falling in love with Valamar Jazz

It is an unwritten rule of life. At least, in my case. Each and every year I go to Porec’s...
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Wine of the week: Roxanich Malvazijica 2012

A wine for any time of day   Very good news for fans of unconventional wines or wines with minimum...
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Wine of the week: Puhelek Purek Sauvignon 2011

Another card up your sleeve for the summer days ahead. Fresh at the nose, herbal aromas like mowed meadows mixed...
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Big picture: poppies

Near the Drava River, close to the village of Terezino Polje (Virovitica), is this.
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How to be Croatian in eight easy steps — step eight

Written by: Cody McClain Brown   To recap:             Step one: Drink coffee, frequently and slowly. Step two: Go coastal....
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How to be Croatian in eight easy steps — steps six and seven

Written by: Cody McClain Brown   Missed the beginning? Here are parts one, two and three of this five-part post....
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Big Picture: Spring reaches Istria

It was a long, long winter in Croatia this year. Even Istria was dusted with snow on a few occasions....