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Dramatic January Sunset Video

The video is silent, covering period between 15.20 and 17.10 and shows change of the sky and sea due to movements of clouds as well as a sae currents. Some sunshine was visible too, at the very end of the day..

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The best route from London to Korcula using EasyJet

The best route from London to Korcula using EasyJet

Following the announcement that EasyJet is to launch flights to Split and Dubrovnik from London Stansted Airport, I did some research about the new flights and their suitability for further travel to Korcula: Flying to Dubrovnik: If you would like to reach Korcula on the same day and avoid staying …

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Controversial Coloured Facade in Korcula Old Town

Controversial Coloured Facade in Korcula Old Town

Newly yellow painted facade of one of the larger buildings in Korcula Old Town has recently provoked debate and disagreement among Korculans.

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Renovated Ston Town Walls opened

Renovated Ston Town Walls opened

After many years of renovation, the Ston town walls, the longest fortress system in Europe and the second largest in the whole world have recently been opened to the public. This is the most comprehensive activity in all the cultural heritage renovations in Croatia. The first works for renovating the walls …

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Video: Plastic Bottles and Rubbish on Pupnatska Luka Beach

Video: Plastic Bottles and Rubbish on Pupnatska Luka Beach

This 30 seconds video is shot at Pupnatska Luka bay last weekend, just a few days after strong Siloko/Jugo wind brought a lot of plastic bottles and other rubbish from the open sea on pebbles of this beautiful beach. We went for a walk on the beach in the late afternoon …

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Sunny winter day at Vela Przina Beach – Lumbarda

Sunny winter day at Vela Przina Beach - Lumbarda

Today was one of those perfect winter days on Korcula. Although it is December, the weather was sunny and warm enough for people to swim in the sea. These photos were taken this afternoon on Vela Przina beach in Lumbarda: Update – Sunny December day in Lumbarda in 2010: + check …

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Korcula New Ferry Terminal Proposal (2009)

Korcula New Ferry Terminal Proposal (2009)

The exhibition of images and 3d models of Korcula new ferry terminal proposal is currently on display in Dom Kulture in Korcula. The new ferry terminal proposal is prepared by architect Niko Ivancevic of Arhitekt d.o.o. company from Split and team of experts. Polačište bay, in near vicinity of Korcula Town, …

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Maestral wind arrival in Korcula/Peljesac Chanell

Maestral wind arrival in Korcula/Peljesac Chanell

More drama is going on in Korcula / Peljesac Channel 😉 I made this 25 seconds video of series of 95 photos taken every minute on 23rd of November 2009 aka yesterday. Stills are shooted by my webcam located in Korcula, Sveti Nikola, with views over Peljesac Channel. The video …

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Works starts on new indoor swimming pool in Korcula

A new 40 milion Kuna public indoor swimming pool in Korcula is now under way and the new 33-metre, eight-lane indoor pool with 400 spectator places is expected to be finished by the end of 2010.

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Korcula Tonight: Candles for Vukovar Remembrance Day

Korcula Tonight: Candles for Vukovar Remembrance Day

Last night residents of Korcula lit candles in centre of the town to honor the memory of the civilians and soldiers killed by JNA and Serb paramilitary forces in Vukovar in 1991.

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