Christmassy passages around Ilica street
Don’t you love the feeling of sliding into an alley, and as a reward, finding yourself face-to-face with a charming discovery? Imagine if these discoveries had a touch of Christmas!
Welcome to the Joyful Season!
As I am walking around the town, and talking to people, I feel like the locals don't suspect what lies ahead in the upcoming weeks. They have just embraced the autumn, not even noticing the festive season is just around the corner. The famous Advent in Zagreb starts tomorrow, and it's going to be larger than ever.
Maksimir - Zagreb’s favorite park
As the first lines of a well-known local children’s poem by Grigor Vitez say if you’re fond of playfulness and of the forest’s peace, come and take a walk with me through Maksimir.
Spring Is Served!
Although it's technically not here yet, it's definitely in the air. I'm talking about spring in Zagreb, of course. All the usual signs are clearly visible. Longer, sunnier days, spring flowers in bloom, life back in the streets... And when it comes to food, is there such a dish or produce that just screams spring? What are the heralds of spring on a plate? The answer is not so clear-cut, but let's try to paint a picture.
Become a Zagrebian
Make Zagreb Your Next Work And Travel Destination!
Once the COVID-19 pandemic is over I believe people will travel and explore the world more than ever, and Croatia is the perfect place to put on your bucket list.
More than Words
Zagreb: A Dog-Friendly Town
If you are lost for ideas on where you can spend time with your pet, and you are tired of your usual spots, don't worry; here is some great news!
Zagreb Advent 2020 in a New Virtual Form
"This Advent is all about bringing light back to our lives which is also a perfect metaphor for more positivity and that warm feeling that Christmas time usually gives us. "
Something to Look Forward to
When the Longest Street in Zagreb Comes to Life - Q'Art: Project Ilica
It was 20 years ago that Aleksandar Battista Ilić initiated the Community Art Project and the Ilica project along with it. From the very beginnings, the emphasis was on socially engaged art forms in the community.
Looking in Other Types of Sightseeing: Zagreb From Above
We'll probably never fly exactly like birds, but I think it's safe to say that these means of traveling skies are also amazing, if not better. Wouldn't you agree?
Zagreb for Kids
Fašnik: The Favorite Croatian Custom of the Little Ones
An old Croatian custom from the 19th century, and a political satire to do the afore-described show. The main characters are the Fašnik prince, princess Magpie, The Judge, and the lawyer who are taking over the city keys for the day, commenting on the current political events and social topics, and have a real blast out of it all.
Most popular stories
Honey, Can You Fetch Me Some Water?
Don’t fall into the well like a coin. It won’t do you any good.
Why Is Ice Skating in Zagreb Awesome?
Enjoy your holidays in Zagreb to the fullest and join hundreds of Zagrebians in their favourite winter sport!
Dessert Version 2.0
Going out for a dessert, whether to eat it in or take away, has always been a big deal in Zagreb, part of our rituals.
The Smallest Museum In The World
Zagreb offers a lot of different museums, from the old school ones, like the Archaeological Museum and the Natural History Museum, to less conventional ones, like the Museum of Broken Relationships and the Museum of Illusions. Even though these are amazing museums you should definitely visit if you still haven't, in this blog post you will find out everything you need to know about none other than The smallest museum in the world.
Festival of Lights Zagreb – A Magical Festival in Zagreb for the First Time!
Are you ready for something really fun and inspiring? Come to the Festival of Lights in Zagreb and discover the true meaning of magic!