The Adriatic Times

Confronting the Sailors near Baska Voda

During colder period of the year, a lot of strong winds appear along Adriatic Coast. They can be quite a...
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Burning Boats for St. Nicholas Day in Komiza

In the rich world of unique Croatian traditions, rare are those that leave such visual impression as burning boats in...
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Underwater Pilgrimage to St. Nicholas

For the sixth year in the row, citizens of Kraljevica celebrated the feast day of St. Nicholas with rather unique...
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Burning Boats for St. Nicholas Day

Today is December 6th, a feast day of St. Nicholas. According to Croatian custom, children have cleaned their shoes in...
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Traditions of the Christmas season – setting fire to wooden boats for sailors

We already mentioned the practice of Croatian children to cleanĀ  their shoes and put them in the window, so St....