Wine, food and history in Zagreb

Wine, food and history in Zagreb

As instructed, we meet Max ‘”under the tail,” a popular meeting place (and expression) among Zagreb locals. The tail in question belongs to the statue of a horse in Jelacic Square, the square being the heart of the city centre and where we start our tour. Once we’ve identified Max,...

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Everything you never knew (but should!) about Croatia

Everything you never knew (but should!) about Croatia

Recently all eyes were on Croatia during the exciting World Cup final. Who knew the Croatian national football team were a team to contend with? (Our Croatian Urban Adventures tour guides did!) Well, that may not be the only thing you never knew about this country of ancient walled towns...

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9 of the world’s best Christmas markets for merrymaking

9 of the world’s best Christmas markets for merrymaking

Year-round, local markets are the best place to get a taste for local life (literally, since you can scoop up tasty snacks as you browse!). But at Christmas time, markets become so much more than just a place to shop — they become magical winter wonderlands filled with tasty cold-weather...

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Dig into Croatia’s best-kept secret — its food!

Dig into Croatia’s best-kept secret — its food!

In the heart of Zagreb, residents weave in and out of stalls, jostling for position as they pick up a day’s supply of locally grown veggies, freshly baked pastries, meats and cheeses at the historic Dolac Market. As part of our Made In Croatia tour, we join the locals and...

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24 hours in: Zagreb

24 hours in: Zagreb

Even if you’ve only got 24 hours in Zagreb, you’ve still got enough time to make the most of this city. Try to stay awake all hours and you’ll fit in an early morning farmers’ market plus a nightcap that goes until the sun comes up (who needs sleep when...

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