tourists

Dubrovnik to fine shirtless tourists

The Dubrovnik City Council has adopted a new bylaw which will see tourists slapped with a HRK 1,000 (€133) fine for walking around shirtless or in their swim suits when they've left the beach.

Croatia's tourist intake 4.6 million in H1 2016

The tourist intake in Croatia in the first half of 2016 was 4.6 million, and they generated 18.3 million overnight stays, according to eVisitor, an information system for check-in and check-out of...

Michelin's Zagreb guide presented in Paris

The Zagreb Tourist Board has presented, in cooperation with the Croatian Embassy in Pris and the Croatian Tourist Board, a special 145-page edition of Michelin's weekend guide Le Guide Vert for...

Additional 16 ambulances to operate on highways during peak season

The Croatian emergency service will ensure an additional 16 ambulances along motorways and major county roads during the summer season.

Croatian capital venue to various events to boost its tourism trade

"In terms of tourism, the situation in Zagreb is very good. Each year we are recording excellent increases in arrivals and overnight stays... 

40 hotels to open in Croatia this year

New hotel and accommodation capacities are being opened around the country from Istria and the northern Adriatic including several hotels and camps as well as in the interior.

Three dead, two critical after tourist boat capsizes in Vietnam

Rescue forces have found the bodies of three victims, including two children, who were reported missing after a tourist boat capsized on a popular river in central Vietnam, officials said Sunday...

Croatia is a safe destination, says minister

Calling on US and other tourists wishing to visit Croatia to do so because they "will feel comfortable and safe", the minister said that efforts were being made to make tourists feel safe.

EBD: Croatia deserves high ranking in tourism

Croatia often ranks highly on the European Best Destinations (EBD) website, which confirms its growing popularity among tourists, and it is also a place it deserves considering its beauties,...

Croatia very safe tourist destination, police say

Croatia is a very safe tourist destination according to security indicators, but for the millions of tourists travelling to the Croatian coast by car every year, traffic accidents remain the...

Croatian travel agencies bring 2 mn foreign tourists in 2015

Croatian travel agencies brought nearly 2 million foreign tourists to Croatia in 2015, which was 4% more than in 2014, and they generated 13.3 million bed-nights, 3% more than in 2014, the latest...

190 exhibitors from 19 countries at Place2go tourism fair

The fifth international tourism fair - Place2go - opened on Friday in Zagreb with a record number of 160 exhibitors from 19 countries that will present their destinations to Croatian travel...

Croatia expects about 6% more German tourists this year

Based on bookings and announcements, Croatia can expect 5-6 percent more German tourists this year, which is a considerable increase compared with last year, Tourism Minister Anton Kliman said at...

National Tourist Board launches spring promotional campaign

Croatia's National Tourist Board (HTZ) has launched a spring promotional campaign under the slogan "Say hello to someone you love, say hello to spring. Experience spring in Croatia" which it will...

Tourism ministry plans to attract larger number of Russian tourists

The Croatian Tourism Ministry and the Croatian Tourism Board (HTZ), together with the HDZ office in Moscow, have been conducting additional activities this year again to attract Russian tourists,...