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Korcula on vintage stamps

Korcula on vintage stamps

Image of Korcula Old Town was used for creating this cute vintage stamp, issued by post office (PTT) back in 1970’s, at the time of former Yugoslavia. The images shows Sveti Marko Cathedral with surrounding area, including Small Governor’s Tower. The stamp was designed by D. Čudov, who also created …

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Cyclists in Racisce

Cyclists in Racisce

Korčula island is pretty popular with cyclist as it has a lot of quiet country lanes and scenic off – road routes that make the Island an ideal destination for a holiday or short break that includes cycling as recreation activity (check Korcula bike rental prices) Last summer large group of …

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Introducing: Vinka Damjanovic and her photos of Korcula

Introducing: Vinka Damjanovic and her photos of Korcula

Vinka Damjanovic is amateur photographer from Korcula, who regularly uploads photos of Korcula and its surroundings to her Facebook profile page. As she goes for her regular daily walks, often early morning on Eastern side of Korcula or sometimes, late afternoons at the Western side of the Town, Vinka takes …

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Inspiring Views: From Novi Puti

Inspiring Views: From Novi Puti

On cold and sunny winter’s day in Korcula, late afternoon walk along Eastern side of Novi Puti, in near vicinity of Forteca, will give you this view over Skoji – the Korcula archipelago and Peljesac. Note the shades of violet colour on hills of Peljesac Peninsula, which, due to temperature, …

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The Beauty of Patterns

The Beauty of Patterns

  The latest addition to our Korcula photo gallery are two posters published by Croatia Tourist Board as part of their campaign based on the motto ‘The Mediterranean as it once was’. Both posters explore the meditative aspects of pattern in architecture of Korcula Island. The first poster shows urban …

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Vintage photos of Lumbarda

Vintage photos of Lumbarda

This photo album is the latest addition to our photo gallery  – a selection of Lumbarda Vintage Photos that were displayed on the exhibition Stare Fotografije Lumbarde held in Lumbarda in July 2010. Also, there are some old images of Lumbarda that I have in my own photo collection. Click on below images …

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Raptor migration over Korcula island

Raptor migration over Korcula island

Some photos of raptors around Korcula were emailed to me recently by Max Cremonini who was bird watching while visited Korcula in August. This is what he said in his email: Hello, we’re back home after the usual 2 weeks on Korcula island, equally spent between snorkeling in crystal clear …

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Exhibition: Vintage Lumbarda Photos

Exhibition: Vintage Lumbarda Photos

Exhibition of vintage Lumbarda Photos – from 24.07.2010 at 9 pm @ Lumbarda , Korcula. UPDATE: Click here to see selection of the photos from the exhibition

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From the aeroplane over Korcula

From the aeroplane over Korcula

Panorama of Korcula archipelago – includes Korcula Old Town, Skoji islands, Peljesac, Orebic, Kuciste, Viganj and Loviste – taken from the aeroplane over Korcula, by Jason, who emailed me few days ago saying: Dear Edita, I took these photos recently as we took off from Dubrovnik Airport, I was lucky …

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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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