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2 Million Overnight Stays in Dubrovnik

2 Million Overnight Stays in Dubrovnik

A reflection of how the 2015 tourism season is going for Croatia’s leading destination Dubrovnik can be seen in the stats of a key tourism measure – overnight stays. Overnight stays are used to measure the length of time a visitor spends in the country....

New summer route from Riga to Dubrovnik with airBaltic airline

New summer route from Riga to Dubrovnik with airBaltic airline

On 26 May 2015, Latvian airline AirBaltic will launch a new route between Riga and Dubrovnik, Croatia.  The new route will offer a new summer holiday destination for travellers from the Baltics, as well as open convenient travel options to Riga and beyond to...

Day Trip from Dubrovnik to Mljet National Park

Day Trip from Dubrovnik to Mljet National Park

Take a full-day trip to Mljet from Dubrovnik and be enchanted by the island's special charm. Explore one of the loveliest and most densely wooded Adriatic islands as you stroll through the beautiful Mljet National Park. Enjoy a relaxing boat ride to the small isle of...

Exploring Montenegro and Albania

Exploring Montenegro and Albania

Montenegro and Albania travel is an absolute must ! They have been described as the hidden gems of the Balkans and both destinations provide an eye-opening experience for travellers. Montenegro may be regarded as more ‘easy on the eye’ than its southern...

Flash visit to Kotor, Montenegro

Flash visit to Kotor, Montenegro

It hit me on my way to the airport: in just a few hours I would be landing in Montenegro and I knew nothing about the country. I had no idea where to go after my plane would land in Podgorica, the country’s capital. With no guide book at my disposal and flaky...

Stop Skipping Montenegro and Go There Now

Stop Skipping Montenegro and Go There Now

I ended up in Montenegro by chance. I was trying to get from Greece to Croatia to hop on a yacht trip, and Montenegro just happened to be along the way. I had only meant to stay for two nights in Kotor before passing on to Dubrovnik. I stayed a week instead. Such is...

Vueling adding new routes to Croatia

Vueling adding new routes to Croatia

Spanish low-cost airline Vueling will add new routes to Croatia and boost frequencies on existing services to the country. The budget carrier will launch seasonal summer flights from Barcelona to Zadar and from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Pula. The service to Zadar and...

Travel trends in 2014. All countries but one reported growth !

Travel trends in 2014. All countries but one reported growth !

According to the European Travel Commission’s 2014 trends report released this month, international tourism to Europe is thriving; it grew by 4% in the first three quarters of this year. All countries but one reported growth in arrivals from the beginning of...

Dalmatian Tourist Board promotes culture

Dalmatian Tourist Board promotes culture

More evidence of the diversity of tourism in the Croatian region of Central Dalmatia was on show on November 25, 2014, with the release of two official videos by the Central Dalmatia Tourist Board, highlighting the region's culture, as well as the relatively...