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Enjoy Colors of Fall Season on Osijek Marketplace

Slavonia region of Croatia has always been known for its fertile ground. One can witness this fact at no better...
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Thrill in Autumn Colors of Osijek

Slavonia is a large region that stretches in the Croatia’s northeast territories. While not having access to the Sea, it...
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Visit the Heart of Slavonia – Osijek

Osijek is the forth largest urban settlement in Croatia. It lies proudly on the bank of the Drava River, in...
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Enjoy Sunflower Fields of Osijek

In past, roses were flowers greatly associated with romance and intimate feelings. However, frequent use somewhat made them kitschy. This...
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Street Osijek Hostel Welcomes Visitors

Although Croatia is known for its gorgeous coastline, its continental parts are also quite welcoming. For example, a brand new...
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Easter Nest of Osijek: Guinness Book of Records Candidate

During the traditional ceremony “Easter in Osijek”, residents of this Croatian city made something really special on the main Square...
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Osijek Christmas Cake Gallery

As previously announced on Like Croatia, visitors of Slavonia were able to participate in a unique seasonal celebration. Expecting the...
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The Gigantic Cake of Osijek

Have your sweet tooth ready if you plan to visit Slavonia in the Christmas season. The largest city in the...
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Spectacular Time Lapse Footage of Osijek

The city of Osijek lies in the northeast regions of Croatia, and proudly serves as the heart of Slavonia County....
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Big Picture: Kopacki Rit

Kopacki Rit Nature Park is nestled in the northeastern part of Croatia, near Osijek. The park is a floodplain that developed...
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The meanings behind the names of Croatian towns

Ever wondered what the names of Croatian cities mean and how they got their name? Wonder no more. Here are...
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Big Picture: Splashing through an Osijek fountain

A favorite pastime of both Croats and their furry four-legged friends on hot summer days is to take a splash...


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A perfect plan for Valentine’s Day

She will like it. She will like it a lot. My plan is perfect, and doesn’t have the slightest mistake....
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7 things to do in Slavonia

Although Slavonia, in eastern Croatia, is one of the smaller counties in the country and fairly untouched by touristic standards,...
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Photo gallery: Antique Fair of Osijek

Toys, books, works of fine art and undeniable charm. Yes, it is an antique fair. A place where the  past...
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The Jewish guide to Croatia

Jewish and visiting Croatia? Say no more, we know your fears and concerns. From taking good care of respecting kosher...
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Croatian shepherds — serving the nation since 800 A.D.

Thanks to Walt Disney, one of the most well-known Croats in the world is actually a dog. We are, of...
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Where to get dirty in Croatia

Most people travelling to Croatia dream about having dinner in one of the country’s fancy coastal restaurants. You know the...
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The Tale of Bishop Strossmayer

In our guide to Osijek, we mentioned that the city’s co-cathedral of St. Peter and Paul was constructed by the...
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Keeping children entertained in Osijek

A few years ago, I was instructed (or, put more correctly, ordered) by my family to take care of our...
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Friday Fiction: Pulling wool over eyes in Slavonia

Looking at the giant animal costumes which lay on the table made me very skeptical. The feeling grew as I...
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Photo gallery: Cooling off in mainland Croatia

These last few weeks in Croatia have been hot ones. Many locals have not had the chance to go for...
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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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Timelapse Croatia: Stunning four-minute film

“Almost a full year of work went into this. Months and months of work and hundreds of thousands photographs for...