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Cool Windsurfing Video from Korcula

This cool windsurfing video which I just discovered on Youtube (and immediately set it up as one of my favorites) is taken in Peljesac Channel in the waters of Korcula Town. The video  features dynamic windsurfing on sunny & windy afternoon of Summer 2011 (while strong Maestral was blowing)  in vicinity of Puntin, right …

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Windrose for Winds around Korcula

Windrose for Winds around Korcula

I recently did some research among local people and on the bases of that research I created this windrose as reference for all of you interested in local names of winds around Dalmatia (as well as Korcula) : So, from now on when referred to winds I will use the following terms : Tramuntana (for …

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Raznjic – the very eastern edge of Korcula Island

Raznjic - the very eastern edge of Korcula Island

Raznjic horn (in vicinity of Lumbarda) is the very eastern edge of Korcula Island – this video is taken in the afternoon of 19.06.2011.

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Introducing: Young Windsurfer from Korcula

Introducing: Young Windsurfer from Korcula

This photo, taken sometimes during summer 2010, shows 15 year old Jakov Bakaric from Korcula, almost flying across Peljesac channel in strong Maestral – a typical Adriatic summer northwestern wind. Jakov is one among the group of local youth, who regularly enjoy windsurfing around Korcula and Peljesac. In my future …

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Siloko around Raznjic

As promised in my earlier post, here is video clip of siloko wind around Raznjic, the very eastern tip of Korcula Island, in near vicinity of Lumbarda. I took this footage couple days ago when siloko (jugo) wind was very strong. As in my earlier clip, the audio is left …

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Siloko wind at Vela Przina Beach, Lumbarda

This is small 2.5 minutes video clip of siloko wind at Vela Przina Beach in Lumbarda. I took this footage earlier this afternoon while walking around Lumbarda and Raznjic, the eastern tip of Korcula Island. The wind was very strong and waves were mighty and beautiful… The audio is left …

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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 few days after strong Siloko/Jugo wind brought 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 and were …

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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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