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Check out What Fall Season Looks Like in Opatija

The Croatian city of Opatija might be considered the country’s first tourist resort. Ever since the times of Habsburg Monarchy,...
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Learn about the Most Famous Statue of Kvarner Bay

The coastal City of Opatija is the place well worthy of everyone’s visit. After all, it has been regarded as...
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Who is the Maiden with the Seagull?

If you take a stroll along the Lungomare from the scenic village of Volosko into Opatija, Croatia’s first resort town,...
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Meet Opatija, Croatia’s Original Resort Town

There’s no place on the Adriatic like Opatija, Croatia’s first true resort town. Driving into this seaside settlement from Rijeka...
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John Malkovich: Leisure in Opatija

One of the world’s most notable actors and directors, John Malkovich, is currently enjoying the pleasant vibes of Opatija. The...
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The New Face of Opatija

The town of Opatija is usually perceived as Croatia’s original resort. Approximately one century ago, this small town on Croatian...
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Villa Arentz, Touch the Waves of Opatija

Luxurious, elite, comfortable and attractive. These are the words one would commonly use when describing Villa Arentz, a top-class accommodation...
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A Day on Opatija Beach- Winds of Beauty

Croatian town of Opatija is the country’s original tourist resort. Being a locality where nobles of Austro-Hungarian Empire constructed numerous...
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Reader’s Photo: Opatija’s Pallete

Our reader Otto Hargita has an eye for the color. His trip to Croatia has greatly inspired his photographic wit,...
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Big Picture: Old Sailor’s Swimming

Summer might be over, but for the hard-skinned sailors, the sea is never too cold for a nice swim. The...
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Big Picture: Riviera Opatija

Literally being the cradle of Croatian tourism, Opatija’s Riviera is a site of beautiful promenades and inspirational sceneries. Located on...
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Big Picture: Splash!

You need some mental refreshment? Imagine being on this people’s place in two seconds. The photo was taken in Opatija,...


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Big Picture: Reflexing Opatija

Being next to sea immediately triggers relaxation and feeling of wellbeing. But is also somehow initiates our thoughts. We rethink...
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Reader’s Photo: Secret Opatija

Opatija might be Croatia’s oldest resort town, but it still manages to surprise even local people with its hidden coves...
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Five Croatian Villas for Sale

Do you have a couple of extra million Euros at your disposal? Than you can think of buying a grandiose...
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Celebration in Opatija

Fireworks in Opatija are common sight, as every night is like a New Year celebration. The famous resort has not...
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Big Picture: Victorious Opatija

Results are not important, if you happen to be in Opatija. One is always a winner, if visiting this beautiful...
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Opatija’s Day of Big Waves

Big waves are not necessary scenery that everyone likes, but visitors of Opatija appreciate their presence quite fondly. Refreshing and...
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Photo gallery: Masked kids of Opatija

The streets of Opatija are colorful again, as another children’s carnival takes place. Hundreds of costumed tots are enjoying their...
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Where to walk: three scenic strolls in Kvarner

Kvarner is all about nature. Walking along the sea is the best way to take in all the shades of...
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Photo gallery: Scenes from Opatija and Rijeka

We love getting reader-submitted photos on our Facebook page and seeing what memories visitors cherished during their trip to Croatia....
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A blogger’s top five destinations in Croatia

Having visited Croatia several times before moving here last year, I’ve had many opportunities to explore the country. I live...
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A voice from Cafe del Mar – Maja Savic

Jazz- the most stubborn music in the world. No matter how you feel, it will put you in its mood...
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What is “typically Croatian” food? Istrian cuisine, part 2/3

In part two of this three-part post, prominent food blogger Lada Radin serves us some info on what to expect...