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The Neretva valley

NERETVA VALLEY |
The call of the wild in the valley of life

Just when you thought that you knew a lot about southern Croatia, its incredible islands, old, charming, world-famous cities, people, and their Mediterranean lifestyle, you will discover the Neretva. That mystical river that meanders through the fertile valley, which was submerged under the sea in ancient times, is the starting point for an entirely different story in the far south of Croatia. Get to know the valley that has become a growing tourist attraction.

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tipTravel magazine #19 (pages 10-33)

Croatia: Issue topic

Active vacations

ACTIVE VACATIONS |
A vacation with the scent of adventure

If you are adventurous, and love to spend your holiday actively, in endless untouched nature and irresistible beauty, you're in the right place. Welcome to Croatia! Explore it by bike, on foot, with a boat or kayak, underwater, on horseback, or with an adrenaline-filled off-road ride. Try some new activities, use up some energy, discover the undiscovered, and experience a vacation you will be talking about for years to come...

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tipTravel magazine #16 (pages 10-29)

Croatia: Issue topic

Winter in Croatia

WINTER IN CROATIA | That magical Croatian winter...

Winter in Croatia is full of tempting aromas and flavors, idyllic landscapes that will leave you breathless, cheerful events, and attractive Advent fairs where you will want to get lost. Winter for all five senses awaits you in many Croatian destinations from north to south...

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tipTravel magazine #13 (pages 8-33)

Croatia: Issue topic

Krk

KRK ISLAND | On the Golden Island of Kvarner

Beautiful pristine coves with a warm and clean sea, gentle Mediterranean climate with a lot of sunny days per year, traces of a rich history and culture, plenty to do for an active vacation, fun festivals and interesting events, and a lot, truly a lot, of interesting sites and attractions... That is what backdrop for your vacation on the island of Krk will look like. Of course, you choose the plotline yourself.

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tipTravel magazine #10 (pages 10-29)

Croatia: Issue topic

Vukovar-Srijem County

VUKOVAR-SRIJEM COUNTY | Experiences from the golden plains of Slavonia

Undiscovered? Or maybe too far away? Not famous enough? Here we tear down all the prejudices, if you have ever had any, about the Vukovar-Srijem County. It's high time you got to know more about the easternmost "golden" region of Croatia... The vast Slavonian plains and the winegrowing hills of Srijem, the tradition of villages and modernism of cities, the warm spirit of Slavonia and the refreshing forests and rivers. Get to know Ilok, Vukovar, Vinkovci, Nijemci, Otok and Županja.

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tipTravel magazine #7 (pages 12-39)

Croatia: Issue topic

Opatija

OPATIJA | The Lady of Kvarner Tourism

What Nice and Cannes are for France, that's what Opatija undoubtedly is for Croatia. An icon of style, beauty, a long tradition of tourism, charm, glamour... a city which lives on the Croatian tourist map all 365 days of the year. From its very beginnings, this "Queen of Croatian tourism", as its often called, grew as an elite destination. German, Austrian, and Mexican czars, Greek, Italian, Swedish, and Norwegian kings and princes, Croatian counts, Nobel Prize winners, composers, writers, and artists rested there. If you haven’t been yet, it’s about time you got to know Opatija...

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tipTravel magazine #4 (pages 10-21)

Croatia: Issue topic

Crikvenica Selce Jadranovo Dramalj

CRIKVENICA | The Green Beauty of Kvarner

Crikvenica’s main features include long pebble and sandy beaches, parks and walkways, and a long tradition of health tourism, which, thanks to a good position, and gentle Mediterranean climate, it has been preserving for a full 125 years. Located in the Kvarner bay of the Adriatic Sea, it is, along with the towns of Dramalj, Jadranovo, and Selce, part of the Crikvenica Riviera. The favourite summer and weekend destination of Zagrebians, but also tourists from nearby countries, Austria, Slovenia, and Italy, who seek rest for their body and soul there. Find out why...

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tipTravel magazine #1 (pages 14-27)

Croatia: Issue topic

Pelješac peninsula

PELJEŠAC PENINSULA |
The hidden gem of the Mediterranean

In southern Croatia, where the sandy beaches meet the blue-green sea, where the sunny slopes are covered in carefully cultivated vineyards and olive groves, where stone villas, summer homes, and walls have kept captain's stories and many secrets for centuries, where oysters are the most delicious and Plavac is superb... you will find Pelješac. Seemingly unattainable, yet very tame and friendly, the second largest Croatian peninsula has remained captivated by its own beauty. If you long for the real Mediterranean, as it truly once was, you will find it there.

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tipTravel magazine #18 (pages 10-23)

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Korcula Island - A paradise island that enchants everyone

KORČULA ISLAND |
A paradise island that enchants everyone

There is an island in southern Croatia that is completely different from all the other islands you know. The Ancient Greeks called it Korkyra Melaina, and the Romans called it Corcyra Nigra, or roughly translated, Black Korčula. I call it a bit of heaven of earth...

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tipTravel magazine #15 (pages 12-33)

Croatia: Issue topic

Dalmatian experiences

DALMATIAN EXPERIENCES | In the warm Croatian south

From south to north Dalmatia, in late summer and early autumn, you will come across magnificent scenes, numerous events, and diverse experiences. This is a period made for actively exploring charming Dalmatian towns and their surrounding areas, for enjoying the colors, flavors and aromas of the Mediterranean, and for trying many activities. Have you already explored the rural story of the far south of Croatia, toured the filming locations where the globally popular Game of Thrones is filmed, achieved your nautical adventures in this rugged archipelago, and admired the most beautiful sunset?

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tipTravel magazine #12 (pages 8-35)

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Dubrovnik

DUBROVNIK | A city for all the senses

Dubrovnik is a combination of stories. The many stories already told, along with those you will discover at every step in the unique ambiance of this city. Anyone who has been lucky enough to find themselves in this city, inscribed on Croatian and global tourist maps long ago, will tell you the same. Here we bring you only a few "chapters". Consider them an invitation and come to find out the rest on your own...

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tipTravel magazine #9 (pages 10-25)

Croatia: Issue topic

Labin and Rabac

LABIN & RABAC | The magic of green and blue Istria

They are only five kilometers apart from one another and they complement each other perfectly. So, when you get your fill of walking down the narrow, charming streets and art galleries of Labin, head down to the picturesque cove in Rabac, which isn't called the "Pearl of Kvarner" for no reason. The story of this eastern part of the Istrian peninsula truly has to be experienced...
Start exploring the city from the main square, pass by city hall and the cannon and enter the old city through the Baroque St. Florentius' door...

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tipTravel magazine #6 (pages 10-21)

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Samobor

SAMOBOR | A city of excursionists, carnivals, and films...

Although it is best known for Mardi Gras, 'kremšnite', and its French vibe, and is one of the favorite excursion destination of Zagrebians, Samobor also has another story. The one intertwined with attractions, interesting events and legends. For example, did you know that Samobor is a well-known film destination, which has been the backdrop for 38 films over the past 30 years, both domestic, as well as foreign productions? Or that fairies once guarded the caves of Samobor and that Krištofor Erdődy lost the Old town of Samobor in a game of cards in Geneva?

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tipTravel magazine #3 (pages 14-33)

Croatia: Issue topic

Health tourism in Croatia

Health tourism in Croatia

A mild climate, an abundance of natural beauty and natural therapeutic elements, a long tradition of tourism, a good transportation connection, safe destinations, top-notch medical staff, a wide range of health care and medical services at affordable prices, healthy food... There are a lot of reasons Croatia is a health care and medical tourism destination that is growing in popularity. See why for yourself...

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tipTravel magazine #17 (pages 10-33)

Croatia: Issue topic

Kvarner Islands

KVARNER ISLANDS | Spring on the Kvarner islands

Close, but still far enough from one another. Similar, but different in many ways. With a shared story, yet each has its own unique and exciting story. Still, each one of the four largest Kvarner islands: Rab, Krk, Cres, and Lošinj haven't stopped attracting the attention of all those seeking new adventure and experiences in unique and exotic island surroundings.

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tipTravel magazine #14 (pages 8-21)

Croatia: Issue topic

Dubrovnik-Neretva County

DUBROVNIK-NERETVA COUNTY | Adventure in the exotic south

Once you touch the ground of its ancient cities and immerse yourself in the vividness of its stone streets, once you feel the warm sand of its beaches and the scents of the true Mediterranean, once you swim in the clear sea in its turquoise coves and experience the most beautiful sunset, once you taste the juicy fruits of its fields and enjoy the rhythm of its festivals under the stars... Once you discover the Croatian south, you will always return to it.

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tipTravel magazine #11 (pages 10-43)

Croatia: Issue topic

Split, island of Šolta, Omiš

SPLIT, ŠOLTA, OMIŠ | Adventure in Central Dalmatia

Although it is most visited in the summer months, you won't be making a mistake if you visit Central Dalmatia at any time of the year. Moreover, when the summer heat dissipates, crowds disperse, the sea is still pleasantly warm, and the sun continues to grace the charming stone cities and towns of the heart of the Adriatic, starting an adventure in this part of Croatia is even more enticing. We explored Split, the island of Šolta, and Omiš, and we bring you the experiences you simply have to try for yourself.

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tipTravel magazine #8 (pages 12-29)

Croatia: Issue topic

Šibenik Krka Knin

Šibenik - Krka National Park - Knin | Discover a region of hidden charms

One UNESCO World Heritage Site, two national parks, eleven medieval fortresses, 230 cultural sites, around 300 islands, islets, skerries, and reefs, a total of 600 archeological sites, and countless experiences... We could keep going on forever when talking about the Šibenik-Knin County, a region that magically intertwines blue and green, past and present... We started exploring from Šibenik, "Krešimir’s city", as the local’s call it, then continued our trip to Skradin and to the hidden attractions of the Krka headwaters.

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tipTravel magazine #5 (pages 10-37)

Croatia: Issue topic

Jezera Tisno Betina Murter

THE ISLAND OF MURTER | To the island of gajetas, regattas, and kalafats

The island of sails, gajetas, regattas, and true fans of the sea: sailors, kalafats, fishermen, seamen, divers... Murter is all that, "the island of islands", as they often call it. Although it is one of the smaller islands in Croatia, Murter is amongst the most densely populated islands in Croatia. There are few places that can boast two national parks (Kornati and Krka) and a Natural Park (Vrana lake) a stone’s throw away, in the vicinity of two historical cities, Zadar and Šibenik, all with a bridge to link it to the mainland. Meet the island of Murter...

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tipTravel magazine #2 (pages 24-51)