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Enjoying the Terrace of La Bodega

La Bodega is a popular brunch & coffee bar in Bogoviceva street, located in the very center of Zagreb. With...
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Honka Style Cottage of Mirkopolje

Just 60 kilometers away from Zagreb, one can find the peaceful village of Mirkopolje, and a lovely cottage built in...
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Croatian Burgers: Where to Enjoy

Our friends from Dobra Hrana Magazine made a stroll through Zagreb in order to test Croatian burgers. Here is a...
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Leggiero Café : New Spot in Zagreb

Talking next to a coffee mug is a big thing for Croats, and they can be quite selective when choosing...
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Five Secrets of Medvednica Nature Park

The mountain of Medvednica stands proudly above Zagreb’s roofs, and its beautiful slopes are the resident’s most common spot for...
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Best Things to do in Zagreb

Planning to visit the capital of Croatia? The residents of this beautiful city are more than ready to share their...
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Nikel Cosmetics: Healthy Vibe of Old Zagreb

Croatian pharmaceutical company Priroda Lijeci (“Nature Cures”) proudly stands behind its relatively novel brand called Nikel Cosmetics. Introduced two years...
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Backo Mini Express: One Kilometer of Modelling Fun

If in Zagreb and in love with railway modelling, don’t hesitate to visit Backo Mini Express. It is the largest...
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Bura i Sol: Promoting Drnis Specialties

The town of Drnis is located in Sibenik-Knin County. It was founded as a fort during military confrontation with Ottoman...
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Bornstein: Wine Bar With Attitude

Since few days ago, Croatian Capital of Zagreb is enriched with another prestigious spot for wine lovers of the world....
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Songful Hens: Zagreb’s Café of Originality

On the first sight, the newest café in Croatia’s capital seems fine enough. But once you hear it is actually...
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Croatian Angels by Ella Svilan

Once again, academic painter and fine artist Ella Svilan Svalina brought magic to numerous Croatian galleries. Her most renowned characters,...


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Bistroteka, Zagreb Haven of Fine Tastes

Once you open the massive glass doors of Bistroteka, chances are that the first thing you will notice will be...
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Three Things You Didn’t Know about Samobor

Less than an hour away from Croatian Capital of Zagreb, the small town of Samobor has a unique medieval vibe...
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Prostitution in Croatia: Weird Facts Revealed

Put that noting pen down, because we won’t mention places where you can find these sensitive services in Croatia of...
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The Little Havana of Samobor

Can you imagine yourself being in Croatia, and at the same time enjoying the Cuban culture and atmosphere? Just a...
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Photo Gallery: Zagreb as it used to be

Zagreb counts as one of the oldest capitals in Europe, existing for more than 900 years. According to myth, it...
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Three streets in Zagreb to get lost in

It’s not difficult to get lost in Zagreb. Dozens of small alleys and streets can easily fool an inexperienced visitor....
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Licitars – Edible Croatian hearts

Licitars are traditional, heart-shaped ornaments usually found in northern Croatia. They are made of sweet honey dough and dyed in...
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Five things to do in Zagorje

The region of Zagorje lies in northwest part of Croatia. As an inland destination, it doesn’t always receive the tourist...
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Three Shakesperean love stories (and their actual sites)

Are Croats romantic? Maybe not as much as Croatian ladies would like. Or as much as Shakespeare would like. But...
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The tree which bore witness to history in Zagorje

In the turbulent 16th century, the nobles of Europe ruled over the peasantry with an iron and greedy fist. Such...
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The story behind the checkers (and a few lines on emblems as well)

You’ve seen them. On hats, on scarves, on huge flags waving over football stadiums. Wherever Croats come, red and white...
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Petrica Kerempuh — Croatia’s national jester

A lot of European nations have developed a fictional character in their folklore depicting a sarcastic, unconventional individual through which...