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  • Kamenjak National Park: everything you need to know

    Croatia

    Kamenjak National Park: everything you need to know

    If you’re someone who likes to get out into the great outdoors when you’re on holiday, you won’t want to miss Kamenjak National Park near Pula on your trip to Croatia. Just ten kilometres from Pula, you’ll find this beautiful place on the Premantura peninsula on Istria’s southern tip. Celebrated for its gorgeous scenery, Kamenjak […]

  • Visiting Croatia in Winter: is it worth it?

    Croatia

    Visiting Croatia in Winter: is it worth it?

    If you’re on a budget but keen to visit Croatia, winter is a great time to go. If you’re planning a getaway this winter, here’s why we reckon Croatia makes the perfect destination outside the main summer holiday season. Croatia in winter: things to do It’s primarily known as a summer destination, which means that […]

  • Tunalicious Porec: what you need to know

    Croatia, Experiences

    Tunalicious Porec: what you need to know

    If you consider yourself a bit of a foodie, there’s a festival you need to know about. Tunalicious Porec is a street food festival that runs from 31 August to 7 September in one of Istria’s most popular seaside resorts. From gourmet dinners to an international tuna fishing competition, there’s lots going on during this […]

  • Krk, Croatia: a Tourist Guide to the Island

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    Krk, Croatia: a Tourist Guide to the Island

    It’s the biggest island in the Adriatic, and the most visited, but the chances are you might not have heard of Krk, Croatia’s most diverse and accessible island. It’s the northernmost island in the Adriatic, and it’s connected to the mainland by a bridge, making it incredibly easy to get to when you’re on holiday […]

  • Wine, Croatia: the best wines to try

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    Wine, Croatia: the best wines to try

    For any wine-lover, one of the best things about visiting a new country is the opportunity to try the local food and wine. When it comes to wine, Croatia has lots on offer for you to sample, so today we’re introducing you to some of our favourite wines and vineyards for you to experience when […]

  • Rabac, Croatia: The best things to see and do

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    Rabac, Croatia: The best things to see and do

    White pebbly beaches, a mountainous backdrop, and the incredible blue of the Adriatic: it’s not hard to see why the small resort town of Rabac on the Istrian coast is so popular with holidaymakers. If you’re lucky enough to be visiting this summer and want a few pointers for your itinerary, keep reading to find […]

  • Fort Lovrijenac, Dubrovnik: The Real ‘Red Keep’ in Game of Thrones

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    Fort Lovrijenac, Dubrovnik: The Real ‘Red Keep’ in Game of Thrones

    While you might think you haven’t heard of Fort Lovrijenac, Game of Thrones fans will be familiar with this imposing castle because it appears on screen as the Red Keep in this incredibly popular fantasy series. Let’s find out more about its history and how you can visit this mighty monument. Fort Lovrijenac: Game of […]

  • Istria bike routes: the best tours you can do by bike in Istria

    Croatia, Experiences

    Istria bike routes: the best tours you can do by bike in Istria

    Cycling is one of the best ways of exploring a new place. It’s a quiet mode of transport, so you can enjoy the sounds of nature and look out for wildlife that often won’t hear you coming. You can chatter away with your cycling companion and stop for picnics en route. And, if you’re on […]

  • Croatia’s national drink: here’s what to try when you’re in Croatia

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    Croatia’s national drink: here’s what to try when you’re in Croatia

    If you’ve booked a holiday to Croatia, you might be wondering: what alcohol do they drink in Croatia? Like any country, Croatia has a great selection of wine, beers and spirits, but if there’s one drink that stands out above all the others, it’s rajika, so let’s start with that… Rakija In Croatia, national drink […]

  • Croatia: UNESCO World Heritage treasure trove

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    Croatia: UNESCO World Heritage treasure trove

    You’re never from from natural and cultural treasures when you’re in Croatia. UNESCO national parks are waiting to be discovered when you want to get out into the great outdoors, while back in the city, there are some incredible historical marvels to be explored. Here are some of the things to include on your itinerary […]

  • 4 best things to do in Porec

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    4 best things to do in Porec

    There are so many reasons behind the popularity of the coastal resort of Porec, Croatia: beach, culture, nature – it has it all. If you’re lucky enough to be heading there on your Croatia holiday, you’re in for a treat; here’s what to do when you’re staying in this delightful town on the sunny Istrian […]

  • The 5 best places to visit in Rovinj Croatia

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    The 5 best places to visit in Rovinj Croatia

    If you’re in need of some inspiration for places to visit on your Croatia holiday, one of our top recommendations is the picturesque fishing port of Rovinj, which you’ll find on the western coast of the Istrian peninsula. Without further ado, here are some of the best things to do in Rovinj, Croatia. 1. Rovinj […]

  • Discover the best holiday places in Croatia!

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    Discover the best holiday places in Croatia!

    From secluded coves to mighty Roman ruins, a holiday in Croatia has lots to write home about. And, when you’re ready to explore somewhere new, you can even take a ferry from Croatia to Italy to continue your journey of discovery. Here are some of the incredible places you could experience before you leave Croatia. […]

  • What’s the best place for a family holiday in Croatia?

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    What’s the best place for a family holiday in Croatia?

    With its gorgeous beaches, captivating ruins and breathtaking natural beauty, Croatia is a country that little ones can enjoy as much as the grown-ups in your group. But where is the best place to stay in Croatia for families? Here are some of our favourites. 1. The Istrian coast Children love to be beside the […]

  • Is the best olive oil from Croatia?

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    Is the best olive oil from Croatia?

    Think of the Mediterranean and one of the first things you’ll probably think of is olive oil. This beautiful golden liquid is synonymous with this wonderful part of the world, but how much do you know about Croatian olive oil? Let’s take a look at what makes Croatia such a hot spot for olive oil […]

  • When is the best time to visit Croatia?

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    When is the best time to visit Croatia?

    Thinking about taking a holiday, but not sure when to go? Here are some of the things to think about when you’re deciding on the best time to visit Croatia. Weather Like other European countries, Croatia has hot summers, cold winters and mild seasons in between. Temperatures in summer can climb into the forties in […]

  • The best place to stay in Croatia for couples

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    The best place to stay in Croatia for couples

    Planning a loved up escape for two? Croatia is a great choice thanks to its beaches, culture and fantastic climate, but where is the best place to stay in Croatia for young couples? Keep reading for some romantic suggestions. 1. Dubrovnik Probably the best place to stay in Croatia for couples, Dubrovnik has all the […]

  • Croatian cuisine: what to eat when you’re in Croatia

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    Croatian cuisine: what to eat when you’re in Croatia

    One of the best things about exploring a new country is getting to know its national dishes, and whether you’re a foodie or not you’ll love what’s on offer in Croatia. If you’re wondering which traditional Croatian food you should sample when you’re on holiday, here are some of our favourites to tempt your tastebuds.. […]

  • What to do in Pula, Croatia: 5 Fantastic Ideas

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    What to do in Pula, Croatia: 5 Fantastic Ideas

    If you’re lucky enough to be heading to Croatia for your holiday this year, an essential port of call is the Istrian city of Pula. You’ll never run out of interesting things to see and do in this historic city, and to get you started, here are five of our favourite excursions in Pula, Croatia. […]

  • The 5 Best Places to Snorkel in Croatia

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    The 5 Best Places to Snorkel in Croatia

    When it comes to snorkelling, Croatia is a submarine paradise. Crystal clear water, an abundance of marine creatures and even submerged ancient ruins make this the perfect place to snorkel, with no dangerous species such as sharks to worry about. If you’re heading to Croatia and fancy a spot of snorkelling, read on for our […]

  • Discover Motovun on our Vespa tours of Croatia

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    Discover Motovun on our Vespa tours of Croatia

    If you’re planning a holiday in Istria, you won’t want to miss the chance to discover beautiful Motuvon. We’ve lined up a new and exciting way to explore the village and surrounding area: on a fun scooter tour through the Croatian countryside! Keep reading to find out more about our new Vespa tours, which are […]

  • Istria: a peninsula for everyone

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    Istria: a peninsula for everyone

    Tourists looking for blue sea and deep green pinewood forests arrive here, many on our fast ferries from Venice, and return home with their eyes filled with beauty. They are never let down. In this article, we will reveal some of the most interesting things about this peninsula and introduce you to Istria’s unexpected wonders […]

  • Where to go in Croatia: Istria, a holiday in paradise

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    Where to go in Croatia: Istria, a holiday in paradise

    If you’ve settled on Croatia as a great destination for your next holiday, you might be wondering where to start. There’s so much beauty in Croatia that deciding which part of it to visit first is the only tricky bit. Today we’re going to introduce you to the Croatian peninsula of Istria and its incredible […]