Sunday, 29 May 2022

Flights to Dubrovnik: United Touches Down from New York 1 Month Earlier than 2021

May 29, 2022 - A boost for tourism in Dubrovnik, as the first United Air Lines flight from New York landed yesterday,  a month earlier than last year.   Things are starting to return to a semblance of normal.  The important North American tourism market, long in love with the majesty of Dubrovnik, is beginning to reengage with the Pearl of the Adriatic after the COVID-19 interruption. Last year, Dubrovnik was connected to New York directly for the first time, but not one but two major carriers - Delta and United. So happy were United with the new route that they…
Monday, 5 October 2020

Luxury Social Distancing on Remote Hvar Residential Peninsula Complex

October 6, 2020 - With the prospect of winter lockdowns a distinct reality, meet the remote Hvar residential complex near Stari Grad which provides a comfortable alternative for remote workers.  There is a hidden part of the island of Hvar which is very central, spectacularly beautiful, and rarely visited. Just 2 minutes by car from the town of Stari Grad, home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the oldest towns in Croatia.  A hidden part of Hvar which is both remote and accessible, full of protected natural beauty, just two small villages, and endless isolated bays and…
Friday, 23 June 2017

New York Times on the Pearl of the Adriatic: 36 Hours in Dubrovnik

The famed New York Times shines the international spotlight on the Pearl of the Adriatic in it's popular ''36 Hours In'' theme!
Sunday, 7 May 2017

After Renovations, Excelsior Opens its Doors to First Guests of 2017

The beautiful Hotel Excelsior on Dubrovnik's shoreline opens its doors to the first guests of the season following a long period of renovation.
Monday, 9 January 2017

Zagreb Airport: Guide to Flying from the Croatian Capital

(This article was updated and revised in November 2018, to address the situation with the new Zagreb Airport)    New terminal of the International Zagreb Airport Franjo Tuđman was officially opened for traffic in 2017, and we bring you all of the key information you might need if flying through the country's largest airport, with over 3 million passengers recorded last year. The airport is located in Velika Gorica, some 10 km from the centre of Zagreb, officially called Airport Franjo Tuđman, also known as Airport Pleso (often abbreviated as MZLZ, Međunarodna Zračna Luka Zagreb, "Zagreb International Airport").  (New terminal,…