Via Adriatica Trail stage 6 – Out of the mountains and into the canyons

The sixth stage marks roughly the halfway point of Via Adriatica Trail. It leaves behind the Velebit mountain, and after passing through the canyon of the river Krupa, and the spring of the river Zrmanja, the trail reaches Knin,...

CROATIA BY BICYCLE – what you need to know before your Croatian cycling adventure

Cycling is one of the best ways to explore any place, and the same is true for Croatia. Going down roads less traveled often leads to places that offer peace, quiet and not least the sense of discovery. Be...

Krka Bike – cycle through the beautiful landscape with a glimpse of ancient history

In recent years there has been ever increasing trend to try and extend the tourist season in Croatia, especially in the coastal areas where the most popular destinations are located. While the capacities are near their limits during the...

Parenzana – explore the history and beauty of inner Istria

Istria is a region notable for its diversity. Be it cultural, geographical, gastronomical or even linguistical Istria is a place where you will be spoilt for choice. Visiting and not exploring the peninsula as much as possible is a...

100 Miles of Istria – biggest Croatian trail race

In the year 2013, at the beautiful hills of the largest Croatian peninsula, Istria, the first edition of 100 Miles of Istria was held. From only a few hundreds of participants, it grew to more than 1600 of them,...

The first stage of the Via Adriatica Trail – from dinosaur footsteps set in...

The opening stage of Croatia’s first long-distance hiking trail takes hikers through the eastern coast of Istria. This is a stage marked by history. From dinosaur footsteps and Roman settlements to Austro-Hungarian viewpoints, this stage reflects the rich and...

Heart of Velebit – Saint Rok MTB Tour – Visit the Croatian Cinderella, the...

Just like in the fairy tale, Velebit is the Cinderella to its more famous sisters: the Adriatic coast, Dubrovnik, and Plitvice and Krka National Parks. It often gets overlooked. Most of the tourists only see its slopes from the...

[PHOTO] Nathalie Schneitter – Shredding the bike trails in Croatia

This is a story of real people embarking on a real adventure. I am constantly inspired by travelogues of others, but at the same time, I don’t know where to start planning similar adventures. Work and everyday life fill...

Via Adriatica Trail, stage 5 – Welcome to the wilderness of Velebit

The fifth stage of the Via Adriatica journey leads hikers to remotest, southernmost parts of Velebit. There are peaks that go as high as 1700 meters above sea level and with strange rock formations that have inspired folk fairytales....

Via Adriatica, stage 4 – a balcony view over the Adriatic

Besides being 59 kilometers long and having 2400 meters of elevation gain, two more numbers characterize the fourth stage of Via Adriatica. The first one is number five: the furthest distance, in kilometers, between the sea and the route....
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