Mass tourism threatens Croatia’s ‘Game of Thrones’ town; Dusan Stojanovic; The Hour

DUBROVNIK, Croatia (AP) – Marc van Bloemen has lived in the old town of Dubrovnik, a Croatian citadel widely praised as the jewel of the Adriatic, for decades, since he was a child. He says it used to be a privilege. Now it’s a nightmare. Crowds of tourists clog the entrances to the ancient walled city, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as huge cruise ships unload thousands more daily.

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European Fortress Day Celebrated in Šibenik; Croatia Week

Officials of the public agency manages the facilities within the fortification of…

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The Balkans, Part 2 – A Bit More on Montenegro With Croatia & Slovenia; Starship VT; Travel Blog

Over the course of two weeks, our tour covered a distance of approximately 980 km and traveling through Albania, Montenegro, Croatia and Slovenia.

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Top Croatian Attractions Beyond Dubrovnik; Cat Gaa; Sunshine And Siestas

Croatia. The beautiful Mediterranean country has become the new Greece, and rightfully so: Croatia is full of seaside towns, gorgeous scenery and historical sites. Tourism in Croatia is anchored…

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10 best places to visit in Croatia for 2018; Jenna Farmer; Hostelworld

Discover the best places to visit in Croatia. From main cities like Zagreb to beautiful lesser known islands like Brac Island. Plan your trip here.

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Throngs Enticed by ‘Game of Thrones’ Threaten a Magical City; Marc Santora; NY Times

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48 hours in Stari Grad on Hvar; Croatia Week

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World’s best sailing destinations; Rob Hodgetts; Philadelphia Tribune

Anchoring in idyllic bays. Slipping into azure waters for a refreshing dip. Warm breeze filling the sails en route to the next enchanted spot. Drinks and dinner on board under…

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Croatia’s Adriatic Gem Limits Visits to Fight Overcrowding; Financial Tribune

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Old World Charm in Croatia’s Capital City – A Food And Travel Guide to Zagreb; Jim Gallagher; The Taste

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