The Zagreb Times

Zagreb Funicular Celebrates 128th Birthday

One of Zagreb’s most renowned symbols is a blue funicular, bonding Tomiceva Street with Lotrscak Tower in Upper Town. This...
The Adriatic Times

Learn the Tale of Vrana Fort

The settlement of Vrana is located in vicinity of Vransko Jezero Lake, a notable nature park that can serve as...
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Three Town Museums You’ll Love to Visit

With towns that track their history for centuries, Croatia is a great country to those who like tales of long...
The Adriatic Times

Funny World War II Document Revealed

History has many records that are uncommon, yet regarded as genuine. One of them is currently circulating the Croatian side...
The Zagreb Times

Four Castles in Croatia You Must Visit

Thanks to Croatia’s strategic position between the historical Austro-Hungarian and Ottoman Empires, it has an impressive number of fortifications: almost...
The Adriatic Times

Pre-World War Footage of Split goes Viral

There’s always something to watch on the internet, right? And if you are fan of Croatia, you will be more...
The Adriatic Times

Lyubov Orlova: The Scary Tale of Croatian Cursed Ship

A recent documentary called What on Earth, produced by Science Channel, has resurfaced the name we haven’t heard in a...
The Adriatic Times

The Legend of Caska Town

Croatia has many legends and folktales that sometimes mix true events with those of imagination. Numerous local artists were inspired...
The Dubrovnik Times

Discover One of Europe’s Oldest Pharmacies

The art of prepping medicines has always been highly valued in every civilization. Those who wished to practice it required...
The Istria Times

Watch the Galleries of Croatian Historical Festivals

The late weeks of summer usually mean abundance of cultural occurrences in Croatia. Some of the most popular events are...
The Dubrovnik Times

Read the Grim Tale of Croatia’s Cursed Island

There are hundreds of islands and inlets of Croatian sea, many of which were sites of important historical events. Yet,...
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Three Spots to Learn about Croatian History

Croats have arrived to their present territories in 7th century, following the grandiose migration of Slavic people. Since those distant...


The Adriatic Times

Exploring the Secrets of Fort Gripe

In 17th century, Dalmatia was threatened by strong armies of Ottoman Empire. Serving literally as Europe’s first line of defense...
The Zagreb Times

Visit the Oldest Croatian Region

Varazdin County is not only the oldest Croatian region, but one of the oldest counties in Europe as well. The...
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Croatian Statehood Day Celebrations

Today is a very important date for all Croats in the world, as their country notes its national Statehood Day....
The Zagreb Times

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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A Lesson in Croatian History

Clayton Maxwell of Travel Channel website dedicated a large article on Croatia’s history. It is a complex topic even for...
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The Underwater Treasures of Adriatic

It is not a secret that the  bottom of Adriatic Sea hides many secrets. Once history is asked, it is...
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Varazdin in brief

Varazdin, a town of about 50,000 about an hour north of Zagreb, often gets sidestepped since it’s not on the...
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A tree in Zagorje with a dark past

In Stubicke Toplice, one of the oldest tourist destinations in Zagorje, sits a particularly special tree that is marked by...
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Random sights of Croatia

Sometimes, pictures reveal more than words. Following this logic, we simply bundled a few spontaneous photographs of Croatia, hoping they...
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Big Picture: Historic Trogir

Trogir is one of Croatia’s UNESCO World Heritage wonders. The originally inhabitants of the area were the Illyrians and since...
The Zagreb Times

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...
The Zagreb Times

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...