Thursday, 29. January 2015 - 11:01
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Croatia is the most desirable European tourist destination for British people in 2012, according to data handed out recently by the biggest UK tour operator, Thomson UK.
Demand for Croatian destinations is 55 per cent higher than at the same time last year, the Croatian Tourist Board reports.
Of all the destinations listed in Thomson UK's catalogue, Croatia was the only country whose popularity increased. Furthermore, the Croatian islands of Rab and Brac were listed as this year's top destinations in the Sunday Times's popular Sunday Travel supplement. Croatia has increasingly become a popular destination for the Brits, who in the past traditionally flocked to Spanish resorts.
World's oldest Aga discovered in Croatia
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Varazdin helps flood hit Gunja
The Northern Croatian town of Varazdin has collected donations worth over 50,000 Euro for the floods hit eastern village of Gunja.
Drunken and violent Poles arrested in Zadar
Two Polish tourists have been arrested in Croatian coastal town of Zadar.
Six arrested as Israeli football fans attacked in Split
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Great start for Croat clubs in Europa League
Croatian football clubs have started with maximum points in qualifications of the Europa League.
Blanka Vlasic delights with her football juggling skills
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Rainbow Warrior visits Adriatic
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World Academy of Arts and Science organizes courses in Dubrovnik
In Autumn 2014 The World Academy of Art & Science and The World University Consortium are organising graduate level courses at Inter University Centre, Dubrovnik in Croatia.
Eduardo joins Flamengo
The agreement between the forward and Flamengo will be signed on the morning of Thursday, at the clubhouse in Gávea. Just as was done with the Argentine Héctor Canteros, he should receive the shirt of Flamengo from a partner-supporter chosen by the club. It is likely that he will use the number 23 at least until the end of the season.
Rijeka to open concession contract for Tito's yacht Galeb
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