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Proizd in Vela Luka among best beaches on the Dalmatian coast

Proizd in Vela Luka among best beaches on the Dalmatian coast

In today’s edition of Daily Telegraph, Proizd beach is featured as one of the best beaches in Croatia. Here is an excerpt from the article: Not so much a beach as a geological wonder, the islet of Proizd is a maquis-covered lump of rock lying just off Vela Luka, Korcula …

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Descending the Sveti Ilija Mountain, Peljesac

Descending the Sveti Ilija Mountain, Peljesac

This lovely photo of Korcula Town and its surroundings is taken few days ago by Vinka Damjanovic while descending the Sveti Ilija Mountain on Peljesac Peninsula, just across the channel from Korcula Island. Sveti Ilija is popular peak to climb, especially in spring and autumn, when weather is cool enough …

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Controversial Croatian tourist board TV commercial

The controversial Croatian tourist board TV commercial from which sunbather’s bottom is removed over criticisms that its focus on a sunbathing woman’s bottom is derogatory to women is here – have a look and make your own judgement: More info about this commercial on Press release of Croatia Tourist Board …

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Exhibition by Marija Grazio in Vela Luka

Exhibition by Marija Grazio in Vela Luka

You are invited to the opening of the exhibition by Marija Grazio ‘Smrtno Ozbiljna Trilogija’ (Dead Serious Trilogy) at the Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art in Vela Luka, on Saturday the 17th Apil 2010 at 8pm. Curator: Maro Mitrovic. The Exhibition will remain open until 5th of May 2010: …

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Prices Campsite Kalac – Korcula

Prices Campsite Kalac - Korcula

Prices for Campsite Kalac, Korcula Prices for 2010 for Campsite Kalac are published: PRICES Camp KALAC – Korcula (in EUROS, per night – year 2006) Dates Services up to 26.06 and from 11.09 26.06-09.07 21.08- 11.09 10.07 – 21.08 Adults 2.3 3.6 5.4 Children 2 – 12 yrs old 1.15 …

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Darko Dragojević at the Gallery 3VOLTA in Lumbarda

Darko Dragojević at the Gallery 3VOLTA in Lumbarda

You are invited to the opening of the exhibition of photographs by Darko Dragojević at the Gallery 3VOLTA, Lumbarda on Saturday the 10th Apil 2010 at 8pm:

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Bura (Bora) Skura video

Bura (Bora) Skura video

Although it is really beautiful and sunny day today in Korcula, this newly uploaded video of Bura (Bora) Skura which was recorded just few weeks ago by Branka Barcot is just a reminder how miserable sometimes winter can be, when wind and rain dominates our feelings and visions – Let’s …

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Introduction to Korcula for French speakers

Another nice discovery yesterday on YouTube is this short, 2 minutes video which acts as introduction to Korcula for speakers of French language. The video is excerpt from DVD titled ‘Histoires d’îles – Korcula’ , which lasts 26 minutes and is made as part of the series ‘Histoires d’îles’. The …

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Hotel Bon Repos: Open call for tenders

Following the news from last month about sale of Hotel Bon Repos for estimated price of 124,4 million Croatian Kuna, here is a full text of open call for tenders issued by Korcula Hotel Company:

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Bura in Korcula

Bura in Korcula

Bura wind brought yesterday cold, rainy and gloomy day. The mood was captured by this slide show – have a look here or click on above image to watch. Read more about winds around Korcula and have a look at other Korcula weather photos and read more about Bura around …

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