South Dalmatia

Maslina Resort, Stari Grad, Hvar Island, Croatia, INTERIOR, photo by Nikola Radovanić

Balance yourself at Maslina Resort on Hvar island

It’s always something fascinating when presenting a new hotel. But when I get the tingling sensation all over my body, that’s the excitement of the true story. I read all bio interviews of the people who created the resort and today…
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Lauda Europe is opening a new base in Zadar

We are pleased to publish a Times of  Malta article According to reports, Malta-registered airline Lauda Europe, a subsidiary of the Ryanair Group, is opening a new base in Zadar, Croatia, in May. Two Airbus A320s will be operated from…
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Putniković, First Croatian Museum of Viticulture and Enology, Pelješac, Croatia, photo credit by TB of Ston

Peljesac wine museum

The new values ​​brought by tourism and traditional grapes and wine production created the idea of a Museum in the Cooperative House building in Putniković. Putniković, First Croatian Museum of Viticulture and Enology, Pelješac, Croatia, photo credit by TB of…
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Palace Elisabeth, HVar, Croatia, photo credit by suncanihvar.com

Hvar Heritage Hotel Palace Elisabeth

The exterior of Palace Elisabeth heritage hotel in Hvar, Croatia, photo credit by suncanihvar.com Hvar’s city is all about preserved history at its every corner, and it speaks for itself. Still, this story is about the first five-star hotel in…
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Hvar island, Croatia, photo by K2 & Croatian Attractions

The Pearls of Southern Dalmatia

Šipan, Elaphiti islands, Croatia, photo credit Croatian Attractions& K2   Dalmatia is magical. Besides the natural one signed by GM above us, its beauty is also the one that its exciting history has been creating for thousands of years…. From…
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Hvar- the island of Sun and Wine

An island that carries the title of the jet-set location but still holds this old Mediterranean soul – it can only be Hvar island. Settled in Middle Dalmatia and turned to the Sun (which makes it the island with the…
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Leopards used to live in Dalmatia?

Dubrovnik, Croatia, photo by Ivan Vuković Vuka When you live in Croatia, and you create and sell private trips to Croatia – every day you think about what should be said for someone to decide to come to Croatia, then…
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SIDI BAR, West coast Split, Croatia, photo credit by Sidi Bar

Sidi Bar in Split tells the story of sport in Split

SIDI BAR, West coast Split, Croatia, photo credit by Sidi Bar Sidi bar is located on the West Coast of the sportiest city ​​in the world, Split. The beautiful view of the sea and the 1700-year-old Diocletian’s Palace leaves no…
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Trogir, Dalmatia, photo by Matko M. Švarc

Trogir- if the walls of a city could speak…

Not many cities hold the status of a museum-city, and Trogir is one of those few in the world. Settled very near Split, Trogir is a perfect getaway for those who want to experience something unique and magical. Constituted by…
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Pravdan Katić, photo by Djurdja Eterovic

Stories from Bol

Bol beach, Golden horn, Brač island, Croatia, Photo by Oliver (kvadratna) Sjöström on Unsplash   Would you like to find out more about organically grown products that you can eat in Bol on the island Brač or where to buy…
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Dalmatian is the Mediterranean lifestyle

  There has been a massive hype over the term „Mediterranean lifestyle“ and what does that mean. Although there is a notable number of countries that can geographically pass as the Mediterranean, the lifestyle itself implies a bit different picture.…
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In famous Roman palace in Split people still live!

  Diocletian Palace, Split, photo by Croatian-attractions Diocletian Palace is one of the monumental historical sightings not only of Split but of Croatian historical and architectural treasure in general. The built-in transition from 3rdto 4thcentury AD, it served as a…
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Hvar, Vineyards

Croatian Vineyards

Croatian attractions – Plešivica Vineyards of Croatia Croatia is considered one of the few elite countries in the world with the envious list of excellent wines. Here you can find around 100 native types of grapes. ILOK- WINESHOP Bornstein vinery…
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Ultra Beach Hvar, Croatia

The most wanted island in Croatia – Hvar

Hvar, photo credit by TB of Hvar town   Hvar is a place with a Mediterranean climate characterized by mild and short winters and long and hot summers. The wind cools hot days and makes your summer evenings more enjoyable.…
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Stari Grad, header,photo credit by TB of Stari Grad

Stari Grad on Hvar island

Did you know that the second oldest town in Croatia ( the oldest town is Vis – Issa) celebrates its 2404th birthday this year? Stari Grad on Hvar Island With its symbolic name, Stari Grad (literally meaning “Old Town”) is…
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Hvar – the sunniest island in Croatia

We don’t want to bother you with the historical facts because Hvar has a rich and long history and if you are a history lover and you have decided to spend your vacation on this beautiful island there is a…
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Tiramol is not just a rope. Tiramol means Dalmatia

These two parallel ropes connected by small pulleys between two houses where the clothes are dried can also be seen in Italy, Portugal, Spain…it is interesting to tourists and their cameras. Even today, the old town of Split uses Tiramol,…
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Posh Hotel, Split, photo credit by Hotel Posh

Feel POSH in Split!

Hotel Posh in Split, photo credit by Hotel Posh   Split become more popular for more tourist every year.  So in the last few years Split got some great small luxury hotels and we proudly present one of the newest-…
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RESIDENCE STINE PROPERTY, SPLIT CROATIA

SMILE, you are at Residence Stine

S             – Sun and Sea Residence Stine is located in the very heart of Split in the city district called Varoš. This historical part of the city from the late 17th century, just next to the Diocletian’s Palace, offers a…
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Nautical connectivity in Croatia

It’s good to know as many information as possible when going abroad, especially in the case of transport. You all know the importance of the metro, tram, train and plane connectivity inside any country – it is just necessary knowledge!…
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Laura Protat, helicopter captain photo by Laura Protat

Helicopter captain or Laura c’e Croatia Amore

Flying over King’s Landing/Dubrovnik or Korčula island, or Hvar is definitely a highlight of your holidays in Croatia. But if you fly with the most beautiful pilot you ever have seen..oh, that’s much more then you ever expected. So, treat…
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Ston, by Archives of Tourist Board of Ston

Go back in time in Ston

Ston, by Archives of Tourist Board of Ston The time machine of Stone Ston and Pelješac Island are famous for wine, sea salt, oysters and Ston cake, but there is so much more to discover about this town. Two very…
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Adriatic sea, Croatia Sailing with Croatian Attractions photo by Croatian Attractions

Cheap holiday or fine holiday in Croatia

Stiniva Bay   A Cheap holiday or a fine holiday in Croatia? As someone who is daily participating in creating and selling tourist programme in Croatia, I sometimes feel very frustrated. That’s my right. As everyone who claims that Croatia is expensive.…
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Adriatic sea, Croatia, photo credit by Balkan Yacht Adventure

Balkan Yacht Adventure

Photo by Alex Block on Unsplash     I spoke with Filip Jakovac, a young entrepreneur who gave up his law profession and started a series of unique and adventurous touristic tours with Balkan theme. We had a great time…
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Sailing-Blue-lagoon, Dalmatia, Croatia photo by Croatian-attractions

What attracts tourists in Croatia?

You may not believe it, but according to the research of the most googled search terms by tourists traveling to Croatia… What attracts tourists in Croatia? Croatian traditional cuisine is in the top five most frequently searched terms! Actually, we…
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Lastovo – the quiet spirit of South Adriatic

The island of Lastovo has been permanently inhabited for several thousand years. The first famous inhabitants were Illyrians, and in ancient times, they were first colonized by the Greeks, who called him Ladesta, and then by the Romans. In the…
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Suite, Luxe Hotel Split, Croatia photo credit by Luxe Hotel

Glittering Hotel Luxe Split

Dalmatia and its cities made of stone seem to attract more and more people who are hungry for something authentic, something different, something more…..intimate. If walls of all the ancient buildings (some of them still inhabited!) could speak, that would…
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Šolta island, Croatia photo credit by Croatian-Attractions

Šolta – a mini heaven island!

There are several islands surrounding Split that most of you have heard before or maybe even visited! By those islands, we mostly mean by Hvar and Brač island. Either if we’re talking about the jet-set coming there for vacation or…
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Vrsar, Croatia photo credit by Maistra

Sailing in Croatia is MUST!

Are you a fan of sailing? Croatia is an ideal destination! Beautiful natural beaches, various bays, small fishing villages, National parks, and a wealth of islands and islets make our country truly special! The best time for the sailing season…
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Dubrovnik Croatia, photo credit by Croatian Attractions

Dubrovnik Summer Festival

During summer, various events take place in some of the most prominent cities of the Adriatic coast, and Dubrovnik hosts a cult event for over than 50 years- Dubrovnik Summer Festival or “Dubrovačke ljetne Igre” in traditional Dubrovnik dialect. It…
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Monte Mulini Hotel, Rovinj, Croatia photo credit by Croatian-Attractions

Croatia on Virtuoso Travel Week in Las Vegas

This year, the Croatian National Tourist Board presented itself at the Virtuoso Travel Week, the most significant tourist event on the American continent, which is held for the thirtieth time from 11th to 17th August in Las Vegas. They presented…
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Naomi Campbell spotted in Dubrovnik

  Celebrities exploring and enjoying Croatia is nothing new, from Hollywood stars to jet-setters from all around. And one of the world’s most famous supermodel, Naomi Campbell was recently spotted on a luxury yacht in Dubrovnik. Naomi seems to be…
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Brač Regatta and ULTRA Beach

One of the leading world destination festivals went on a journey through Croatian islands. ULTRA Beach in its 6th issue  has visited some of the hippest places on the Adriatic coast such as 585Club on Brač island, cascade pools in…
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Main city gate, Korčula, Croatia, photo by www.croatia2go

The importance of Korčula, also known as Korkyra

Main city gate, Korčula, Croatia, photo by www.croatia2go The Korčula island was under the Greek, Roman, Byzantine, and Slavic rule but Greeks had the most significant influence on the culture. Lumbarda psephism, a fragment of the Greek inscription (4/3 BC),…
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Korčula, Croatia, photo by K2 & Croatian Attractions

Korčula or Korkyra – the birth place of Marco Polo

Main city gate, Korčula, Croatia, photo by www.croatia2go     Badija island near Korčula, Croatia, photo by K2 & Croatian Attractions Finds from the ancient Stone Age in the Vela Spila, considered one of the most significant archaeological sites in…
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Hotel Pagus, Pag, Croatia photo by ATR

Pag town on island Pag

The most common thing that crosses your mind when we mention the fifth largest island in Croatia – Island of Pag – is attractive nightlife on the famous pebble Zrće beach which is often called the Croatian Ibiza. CA-Papaya_club_@_Zrche_beach_day-By-Metaxa754-CC-BY-SA-3.0-960×640.jpg The…
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The sound of the sea – The Sea Organ by Nikola Bašić

The distinguished Croatian architect of the world’s recognized reputation Nikola Bašić is the author of a unique architectural achievement – The Sea Organ.   The exceptional value of his projects is manifested by numerous awards and recognition, and the Sea Organ…
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Salutation to the Sun

Nikola Bašić famous Croatian Architect   Salutation to the sun or Monument to the Sun or The Greeting to the Sun is an installation in Zadar, a work of a famous architect Nikola Bašić. It is located in Zadar harbor, on…
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Krešimir Ćosić

It seems like basketball is one of these sports in Croatia where now and then an incredible persona appears and amazes everyone worldwide with their talent. Apart from Dražen Petrović as one of the leading names in Croatian basketball to…
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Faust Vrančić instalation, Prvić, Memorial center Faust Vrančić, photo credit by Šibenik Knin County Tourist Board

Faust Vrančić the father of the parachute

Among many men of knowledge, innovation, and curiosity throughout history, some of the most recognized in the scholar circles of the world came from Croatia, and we couldn’t be more proud! We’ve written about Ruđer Bošković, Nikola Tesla, and others,…
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DRAŽEN-PETROVIĆ famous Croatian Basketball player

The Mozart of Basketball – Dražen Petrović

  Every basketball fan won’t need more than a second to recall the name of Dražen Petrović. A life story so unreal, dreamy and tragic at the same time calls for a movie adaptation, at least. A boy from Šibenik…
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Mali Lošinj, Croatia, photo credi Croatian Attractions

Sailing in Croatia

As a well known maritime country with around 6000km of the coast (which includes the coast of islands and peninsulas), Croatia has a quite a reputation as a place where sailing has a history and is a beloved hobby (plus…
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10 topics about Dalmatia

The chances are that you’ve probably heard of Dalmatia the moment you have heard of Croatia. But besides the sandy beaches, endless sunshine, beautiful nature, and delicious cuisine, how much really are you familiar with the term Dalmatia? Here are…
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Kings town Nin

NIN, CROATIA Nin is the oldest royal town in Croatia which was also the first capital of the Croatian kings from the 9th century. It is known as the city with the smallest Cathedral in the world. The city offers…
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The beaches in Croatia

A perfect summer holiday is unimaginable without a perfect beach with a beautiful, aquamarine-colored sea and a sandy beach where you can lay all day and soak up the sun as much as you like. Luckily for you, you don’t…
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Dubrovnik facts selected by Croatian Attractions

Everybody wants to see Dubrovnik, and there are many reasons and all of them are good. Here we have some more …just to extend your curiosity…You can get much more with the guiding tour…Do it When all of the Croatian provinces fell…
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Weather in Croatia in summer

Weather in Croatia during summer Summer is traditionally being the busiest time of the year regarding the growing interest in Croatia’s seaside and all other wonderful attractions that come by. There is a good reason why Croatia is the perfect…
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Ruđer Bošković – son of Dubrovnik

Ruđer Josip Bošković, photo by Silverije : CC BY-SA (https-:creativecommons.org:licenses:by-sa:3.0) There are few people in the history of science who were so academically versatile and fruitful at the same time such as Ruđer Bošković. It would be no surprise that…
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Papaya club, Zrće beach, island Pag

Zrće beach in Novalja, Island Pag

ZRĆE Zrće beach in Novalja is one of the most famous beaches in Croatia and is located on the Island of Pag. Zrće beach is special for its huge party scene because of many performances held by regarded DJ’s. Amazing…
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Dubrovnik, Croatia, photo by Ivan Vuković Vuka

Dubrovnik – one and only

Dubrovnik, Croatia, photo by Ivan Vuković Vuka When you make your wish come true, and go to Croatia, your must-see is Dubrovnik! The city of Dubrovnik, located in the south of Croatia, annually arouses more interest among the tourists. The…
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Diocletian Palace in Split, Croatia photo credit by Croatian-Attractions

DIOCLETIAN’S PALACE IN DALMATIA

Split, Croatia Diocletian’s palace is surely the most famous ancient attraction in Split because in this area you can find some of the best Roman architectural remains. It was named after a Roman emperor Diocletian who also built it between the…
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Dubrovnik, Croatia, photo by Ivan Vuković Vuka

Dubrovnik – one and only

Dubrovnik, Croatia, photo by Jonathan Smith.Unsplash The city of Dubrovnik is at UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites and is definitely a magical holiday destination in it’s the Mediterranean especially famous for it’s Old Town because its unique architecture which is…
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Traditional silk production in Konavle

Let us show you something really different and unique! This is totally STAYLICIOUS CROATIA! Few minutes south of Dubrovnik is the ancient Roman settlement of Cavtat and the Konavle valley-the very southernmost part of Croatia before it meets the coastline…
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Salutation to The Sun

Zadar, Croatia – photo by ATR Under the name “Monument to the sun” actually stands an installation designed by architect Nikola Bašić dedicated to the Sun. It is located in Zadar. To be precise, in Zadar’s seafront. From here, you…
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Sea Organ

Sea organ located at the end of Zadar’s Riva, unique, modern, and specific architectural wonder stretch to a length of 75 m. It was created in 2005 by architect Nikola Bašić. To be precise, “Sea organ” is an instrument consisted…
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St. Donatus in Zadar

The church is named after bishop St Donat who built it at the beginning of the ninth century. The church was originally named Holy Trinity bit it changed its name to St. Donatus in the 15th century. This church is…
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ROASTED LAMB ON THE SPIT

If you are a meat lover, you must have wondered how to roast a wonderfully juicy lamb? Try our recipe for delicious well-roasted lamb and change the custom of preparing this specialty only for the holidays! Ingredients: one whole lamb, grained…
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COAL-OVEN ROASTED LAMB OR VEAL / PEKA

Peka is a favorite traditional dish, especially among meat lovers. Get acquainted with the indigenous Croatian gastronomy and learn how to make this delicious specialty! Ingredients: 2.5 kg veal flank,1.5 lamb (1 chop),3-4 kg potatoes (according to the number of servings),4-5…
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DONUTS FROM PRIMOŠTEN

Donuts are usually associated with a carnival. It is believed that this became custom because the ingredients of the donut were once luxurious and for this reason, they were only prepared once a year. Although in Croatia people often link…
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GRILLED FISH – An ideal summer meal

You no longer have to think what to prepare for an ideal summer meal! Enjoy the true taste of the Mediterranean with this simple recipe for grilled fish! Follow the simple steps and surprise your loved ones!   Ingredients: bream…
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MARINATED SARDINES

Marinated sardines are one of the secrets from the Dalmatian coast. They can sit in the refrigerator for weeks if prepared the right way and you can use them for all kinds of dishes that include fish, such as cold…
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Ston Oysters – natural aphrodisiac!!!

Ston, by Archives of Tourist Board of Ston Let’s play a little game of guessing! What tastes awesome, is really healthy and is a proven natural aphrodisiac? It’s one of Croatia’s biggest gastro attractions; oysters from Ston! There is so…
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FRESH OYSTERS FROM STON

The town of Ston or even better, the bay of Mali Ston. You may not have heard of the place itself but, the best oysters in the world can be found here! This type of flat-shelled high-quality oysters ( lat.…
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OCTOPUS SALAD FROM KOMIŽA

Ingridients: 1 kg octopus,3 gloves garlic,2 larger onions,½ kg potatoes,1 lemon,fresh parsley,sea salt,grained pepper,1 cup pitted black olives,3 tablespoon olive oil,1 tablespoon vinegar Preparation: Freeze octopus, then defrost just before preparation in order to tender the meat during cooking. Cook…
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WHITE BUSARA / BUSARA BIANCO OR RED BUSARA / BUSARA ROSSO

Ingridients: 1 kg seafood (Mediterranean mussels – Noah’s Ark shells – grooved carpet shells – vongola clams),100 ml olive oil,garlic,parsley,bread crums,100 ml white wine, a pinch of pepper,This dish can be made from any of above-mentioned seafood. Preparation: Clean and…
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FISH SOUP – FAMOUS DALMATIAN TRADITIONAL DISH

Fish soup is Dalmatian traditional recipe from our favorite Mediterranean cuisine. Enjoy the summer days with this simple recipe for a delicious and light meal! Ingredients: 1 kg various marine fish (scorpion fish – frogfish/monkfish – common eel – etc.),150…
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BEAN SOUP

Ingridients: 800 g Borlotti beans,200-250 g carrot,150-200 g celery root,parsley,salt,pepper,minced sweet and spiced red pepper,3 dry laurel leaves,2 sausages,dried pork rib,prosciutto or bacon,a piece of bone (provides excellent flavor),tomato sauce,olive oil Preparation: Pick quality Borlotti beans and leave to soak…
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PASTASCIUTTA / PAŠTA-ŠUTA

Pašta-šuta is our name for a pasta dish with a minced meat-based sauce served with grated parmesan on top. Does it sound the same as Spaghetti Bolognese? The difference is just in preparation! We have prepared for you a homemade…
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ROŽATA – CUSTARD FROM DUBROVNIK

Rožata, a dessert originating from medieval Dalmatia but mostly known as a traditional dish from the jewel of Adriatic- Dubrovnik. It’s no wonder that Dubrovnik gave us a type of cake that is special and unique as the city itself.…
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COAL-OVEN ROASTED OCTOPUS / HOBOTNICA ISPOD PEKE

Favorite Dalmatian dish has spread to the continental part of Croatia because everyone loves a taste of the Adriatic. Try our recipe and enrich your knowledge of traditional Dalmatian cuisine! Ingredients: 2 kg octopus,1 kg spring potato,100 ml olive oil,200 ml…
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STUFFED CALAMARI – A traditional Dalmatian dish

Stuffed calamari is often associated with Italian cuisine, but this delicious seafood dish also represents traditional dishes from Croatia’s Dalmatian coast. Try it yourself with this simple but tasty recipe! Ingredients: 1 kg squid / calamari,4 cloves of garlic,2 smaller onion,100 g…
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CODFISH IN WHITE

Codfish is a traditional dish usually prepared for the holidays. Try our simple recipe for codfish in white and enjoy the richness of the meal and taste a part of our gastronomic heritage! Ingredients: 1 dried codfish (450-500 g),½ kg…
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