Jadrolinija joins the initiative “A week of vacation”

The tourism initiative, which translates to Croatian as Tjedan odmora vrijedan is aimed to extend the season and give discounts for visitors of numerous sightseeing destinations, national parks, hotels and restaurants. Now the largest ferry company in Croatia, Jadrolinija, has joined the initiative. The idea came from Croatian Tourist Board and Ministry of Tourism and […]

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Wine Barrels on Hvar island

Only 25 percent of last year’s tourist visited Hvar Island

Even though tourist numbers for Hvar island in 2020 have not been spectacular and will impact Hvar residents, tourism workers are not losing hope. Like other Croatian islands and tourist destinations, Hvar has also been deeply impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic. This is confirmed by the latest stats by Tourism Barometer, for the first 9 […]

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Dubrovnik Kolocep

Kolocep Island to get new port and ferry to Dubrovnik

A new project called “Reconstruction of a ferry port in Donje Celo – Kolocep” has been presented recently. Total value of the project is about 3 million Euros, and it will give the island a new, modern dock, as well as a new ferry on route Dubrovnik – Kolocep. The County Port Authority stated that […]

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Croatian islands

Over 650 million Euros invested in Croatian islands

Croatian public and state sector has invested more than 650 million Euros in Croatian islands, in the past two years. According to the reports from 2018 and 2019, the majority of the money is non-refundable. Each year saw an increase in financial support to the islands. In 2018, a bit over 260 million Euros was […]

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Bol Brac island

Bol Tourist Board celebrates its day, announces tourism results

Bol Tourist Board was founded in 1954, making it the oldest tourist board on Brac Island. This year, due to the pandemic, celebration was cancelled. Employees now have to analyse results from the finished season, and see if there was something that could’ve been done better. Postseason in Bol town was definitely a disappointment. Even […]

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Ugljan island

Preko municipality gets free WiFi service

Small village of Preko on Ugljan Island recently got their first free WiFi service. The municipality received a financial support of about 15 thousand Euros, for developing their wireless internet service. All the money came as part of the WiFi4EU project, and recently all the required equipment was installed, and the network started working. WiFi […]

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Krk Island

Krk Island – Tourists get 50% discount for COVID-19 tests

Following the instructions from Krk Tourist Board Council and Croatian Institute of Public Health, the Tourist Board has notified all the apartment owners, hotels and OPGs on Krk Island. They’ve been informed about the new program which will finance COVID-19 tests for tourists staying in Krk Town. The main goal of this activity is to […]

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Jadrolinija ferry

New ferry line Lastovo – Korcula – Dubrovnik coming soon

The main responsible institution for ferry and catamaran lines in Croatia is called Agencija za obalni linijski pomorski promet (Agency for Coastal Traffic). Recently, they published a public competition for managing a new state fast ferry line Number 9808 Lastovo – Korcula – Dubrovnik, and vice versa. Competition is to choose an embroider who will […]

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