When flicking through a travel guide centring on Croatia, the idyllic images of Dubrovnik and Split may grace the front and back covers but you should be looking for the city that can offer something different to the usual and maybe a lot more to expect from a one or two week break.
Šibenik, one of the oldest Croatian towns on the eastern shores of the Adriatic, is home to two UNESCO Heritage Sites — Sv. Nikola Fort and St. Jacob’s Cathedral. In fact, it is one of the only five cities in the world to host two such UNESCO sites. Šibenik / Credit: Foto iz...
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World leading travel magazine listed Šibenik as number one place to visit in the world. Conde Nast Traveller listed Šibenik and Kornati island as a best place to visit in august. Šibenik, with Kornati island and Obonjan found them self on the list in front of popular tourist destination like Zakynthos, Amsterdam...
Here are some tips for Šibenik island hopping adventure The nation has celebrated 27 years of independence and the tourism industry has been growing ever since. The numbers coming to the nation are growing year on year and you can see why. Croatia, particularly on the coast, is full of...
Every year at September, after a long and hot summer, another interesting manifestation is taking place in the old city center. During three-day period, the city and citizens return to the past medieval times. They are showing their guests the richness of cultural and historical heritage of Šibenik. The International medieval fair is opened by the shot from the...
Did you know that Šibenik is also known as the city of children? The reason is International Children’s festival, the world's unique and recognized Croatian cultural event. The festival was held for the first time in 1958 as a realization of the initiative and engagement of a few children's art lovers, but very soon it grew into a large and complex...
If you will be visiting this picturesque little city any soon, these are the Top 5 things to do in Šibenik that won't cost you a dime. 5. Four Wells Hidden only few meters away from famous St. James’ cathedral, Four Wells used to be a public town cistern that...
Tourists travel to Croatia for a whole variety of reasons. They are typically looking to spend time along the Adriatic Sea, enjoying the mild temperatures. However, if you are willing to enjoy the sun while on a boat and viewing one of nature's wonders then you should travel to Kornati National Park. Kornati National...
Much to fans’ dismay, the Seven Kingdoms don’t actually exist in real life. However, unlike other shows, Game of Thrones did their filming in real-life places, which means you can visit where some of your favorite shots were taken. Similar to how the Lord of the Rings movies were filmed in New Zealand and...
Being a city popularly known for its historical relevance and symbols, there are a great number of things to be admired about Šibenik –proximity to the Adriatic Sea, St. James Cathedral (Šibenik’s Central church), the National Parks, the Kornati archipelago to mention a few – but none of them is as impressive as Šibenik’s four fortresses. Šibenik was one of the...
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