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Peljesac Bridge will not be scrapped

Peljesac Bridge will not be scrapped

Some good and reassuring news are coming from Croatian media regards future of Peljesac Bridge, the important infrastructure object that was supposed to be built to connect Croatian Mainland and Peljesac Peninsula. It has been reported that Božidar Kalmeta, the Croatian Sea, Transport and Infrastructure Minister said in Zadar last week that scrapping …

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Catamaran ferry tickets in Korcula

Due to the closure of current premises of Marko Polo Tours,  the travel agent that is selling catamaran ferry tickets for ferry catamaran Split- Hvar – Korcula and ferry catamaran  Dubrovnik – Elafiti – Mljet- Korcula – Lastovo, ferry tickets for these services are now available for purchase from a different location. My latest …

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Peljesac Bridge evaluation study

Peljesac Bridge evaluation study

A study to evaluate the effects of construction of Peljesac Bridge in the context of economic, transport and demographic changes of Peljesac Peninsula , Korcula , Mljet and its surrounding area, has been presented today at Hotel Villa Argentina in Dubrovnik, Croatia. According to the projections on which the study …

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Ferry Catamaran Dubrovnik – Mljet – Korcula – Lastovo update

According to latest info from Croatia Ministry of the Sea, Tourism, Transport and Development the timetable for fast catamaran ferry line No 9807 that will sail Dubrovnik-Sipanska Luka-Sobra-(Polace Mljet-Korcula-Lastovo) is not yet available due to contract as well as legal process which is still in procedure. Although the ferry “Nona …

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Peljesac: Bridge over troubled water

Peljesac: Bridge over troubled water

Click to see Large Map and Satelite Photo of Veli and Mali Skolj, Klek, Neum Channel and surrounding area where Peljesac Bridge is to be built According to Croatian and Bosnian media, there are more trouble emerging around Peljesac Bridge. The latest statement from Bosnian government official is clearly suggesting …

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New Catamaran Passenger Ferry for Split-Hvar-Korcula ferry line

New Catamaran Passenger Ferry for Split-Hvar-Korcula ferry line

Catamaran passenger ferry Iris 6.2 is the new vessel which will serve daily Split–Hvar–Korcula catamaran ferry line from May 2007. The new catamaran passenger ferry Iris 6.2 was constructed at Iris Catamarans Aigrefeuille shipyard, located near La Rochelle, France. It’s lenght is about 40 meters and has capacity of 398 …

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Peljesac Bridge Construction Plans

According to Jutarnji List, a Croatian daily newspaper, the architectural construction plans for Peljesac Bridge, the future second largest bridge in Europe, were last week completed by The Institute for the Bridges of Zagreb Faculty of Civil Engineering. In accordance with the latest agreement between Croatia and Bosnia, the bridge …

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Traffic around Korcula Old Town

There is some good news coming from sources close to the Korcula Town authorities about the new regulations of traffic in Korcula Town for the next summer season (mid-June to mid-September). The reason for this consideration is the amount of traffic in the town, which become almost unbearable in the …

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New ship Krilo Express for daily passenger only service Korcula Hvar Split

Company that runs catamaran/ passenger only ferry service Korcula-Hvar-Split announced it’s recent aquisition of new fast ship. The ship, built in France, was bought recently in Singapore for sole purpouse to serve this route.

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Peljesac Bridge Map and Facts

Peljesac Bridge Map and Facts

I was going throught some old press cuttings, looking for something completely unrelated, and found some old articles from local press with lot of info about future Peljesac Bridge. So, below is compillation of some facts and figures about this project:

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