Carnival

Carnival

Carnival, also called the “fifth season of the year” is a special period in the year  when everybody can put on their masks and be somebody else: maybe a princess,  a pirate, a cat or whatever their heart wishes.

Carnival is celebrated in many places around the world. The most famous are the one in Rio de Janeiro and the other one in Venetia. The carnival in Rio is also the biggest on the world, holding the record from 2009; it was visited by  4,9 million people.History of Carnival goes way back, the first costume ball in Venice was organized in the1268. and it is still celebrated every single year.

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Brijuni Island

Brijuni Island

Since 27.10.1983. Brijuni are a national park. From small place Fažana you can take ship and visit national park. It is also known as Brijuni islands and it is a group of 14 small islands situated in the northern Adriatic Sea. The largest island is called Veliki Brijuni Island (also known as Brioni Grande or Veli Brijun). The other islands are: Mali Brijun, San Marco, Gaz, Okrugljak, Supin, Supinič, Galija, Grunj, Krasnica (Vanga), Madona, Vrsar, Jerolim and Kozada.

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Republic of Croatia

Republic of Croatia

The official name of our country is Republic of Croatia. First natives arrived on the area of present-day Croatia during the early part of the 7th century.

We are an independent country since 08.10.1991. Decision to be independed was not accepted by Serbia, so the war started. The war ended 05.08.1995 and is one of the most important events in Croatia’s history.

 

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Zagreb

About Zagreb

Zagreb is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Croatia. It is located in the northwest of the country, along the Sava river, at the southern slopes of the Medvednica mountain.

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How to arrive in Zagreb? 

In Zagreb you can arrive with car, bus, train or plain.

Airport Zagreb is the biggest airport in Croatia, even the biggest plane in the world Antonov 225 landed there.

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