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Cute Korcula Maps made for UNESCO

Cute Korcula Maps made for UNESCO

The project that Korcula’s local authorities are currently working on is a completion of initial documentation of application for Korcula Old Town to be added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. The documentation, which is still work in progress, consists of all sorts of data including loads of cute, jolly …

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The Salt Works in Ston

The Salt Works in Ston

Today’s addition to our Korcula photo gallery is poster published by Croatia Tourist Board as part of their campaign based on the motto ‘The Mediterranean as it once was’. The poster explores the meditative aspect of reflections and pattern of salt works in Ston on Peljesac. Ston is a village well …

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Hungarian singer Akos in Priscapac on Korcula Island

Hungarian singer Akos in Priscapac on Korcula Island

Zoltan from Hungary emailed me recently about the latest music video by Hungarian singer Ákos, that was shot in Prizba on Korcula Island. The video features song “A fénybe nézz” meaning “Look into the light” and shows some nice clips of coastline and seascapes around Prizba – the bay at the …

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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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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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Gaze (in 963 frames) on lazy Sunday afternoon

Gaze (in 963 frames) on lazy Sunday afternoon @ Riva in Korcula.

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Waltz No. 2 by Dmitri Shostakovich

As prommised in my last post, here is a video clip of Waltz No. 2 by Dmitri Shostakovich. The clip was taken couple days ago at Christmas – New Year’s Concert of KUD “Moreška”, from Korcula. The conductor was Alen Krajancic. “Waltz No. 2” is part of Shostakovich’s Suite for …

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What to do on Rainy Autumn Day in Korcula

What to do on Rainy Autumn Day in Korcula

If you happened to be in Korcula town on a rainy, autumn day, here are some suggestions what to do : Visit Korcula Town Museum: Go for a swim in the indoor swimming pool of Hotel Marco Polo or the public one in Domince: Visit one of the wellness and …

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Korcula Sunset video

Have a look at the latest video added to this site – video of Korcula sunset shot in the late afternoon in Korcula Town, in vicinity of Sveti Nikola Church and Monastery, which is a very popular location to watch sunsets any time of the year, especially in summer, when …

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