Hotel President Pantovcak was independently rated with the highest grade in Zagreb by the UK Telegraph Travel.
Hotel President, along with one more Hotel, were the only hotels rated 9/10 in our capital. Continue reading Hotel President rated best Hotel in Zagreb by Telegraph UK
Only hours before this article was published, CNN listed Zagreb as Top 15 Christmas markets in the world. And truly, wandering through Advent in Zagreb, it is hard not to notice this unique feeling glimpsing around everyone’s heads, gardens and rooftops. Continue reading Advent in Zagreb 2017./18.
You have heard about markets in Zagreb, and as you’re walking away from the Ban Jelačić square, towards the lively Tkalčićeva street on a sunny day, you suddenly see a set of steep stairs on your right. Continue reading Markets in Zagreb
The completely new Zagreb airport “Franjo Tuđman” is now fully functional and open for public. First flight was domestic and connected Zagreb and Dubrovnik, while the first arrival to ZAG was a flight from Doha. Continue reading New Zagreb Airport opened
Zagreb is about to host the first ever Festival of Lights in its city centre. From 16th to 19th of March, enjoy the cutting-edge displays and lightning performances in historic ambience of Upper Town and other parts of Zagreb. Continue reading Festival of Lights Zagreb
Samobor, a charming small town just north of Zagreb, is most famous for two things. First would be kremšnite, custard cream cake dessert. Prepared according to recipe from 1950, it is undisputedly one of top three Croatian desserts. And while there are many variations of kremšnita around the country and beyond, nothing really comes close to one made in Samobor. Continue reading Samobor Carnival 2017.
After enormous success of Ultra Europe held for four years in Split, organizers decided to bring top DJs in Zagreb for Croatia Music Week, from 31. December 2016. – 6. January 2017. New Years’ Eve 360 party features names such as Armin Van Buuren, only DJ who was ranked as No. 1 at DJ Mag list four years in a row. Continue reading Croatia Music Week
It’s that time of the year again. Although it may sound as a catchy phrase (because it is), Advent puts some magic on us all, as it can make absolutely anyone smile. We are inviting you to come smile with us in Zagreb, proclaimed the Best European Advent Destination in 2016. (UPDATE: Zagreb has won again, now it’s the best destination in 2017, too!) You will, trust us, fall in love with Advent in Zagreb which starts on 26th of November, 2016 and lasts until 8th of January 2017.
Continue reading Advent in Zagreb 2016./17.
Dear guests and travelers, TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2016. has been, for the 6th consecutive year, awarded to Hotel President in Zagreb! This award honors the best, unique hotels that are constantly upgrading their offer and service, which is largely traceable through guest reviews. Continue reading TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016. is awarded to Hotel President!
Zagreb is not just about history, it offers a lot more. The cultural assets Upper town holds provide some astonishing sights, but Zagreb, like Croatia, has yet another privilege – untouched nature, and the best example are parks in Zagreb. Continue reading Parks in Zagreb
Impressive events in Zagreb are not a rare find, but this one seriously blew our minds. World on a Plate is a journey, primarily for your palate, through cuisines of the world – all from the European Square in the centre of our city. Continue reading World on a Plate
Wine in Croatia has an important role in its culture, mainly due to the fact Croatia is a Mediterranean country. History tracks wine production beginnings around 2200 B.C. when Illyrian tribes in Dalmatia have already been growing grapevines. However, Greek colonization in 5th century B.C. actually spread the craft. Continue reading Croatian Wines
Our staff decided to gather the most interesting, least known and most amazing Zagreb facts we could come across. A little bit of everything is in here so everybody will, hopefully, be pleased – but bare in mind that this is not a guidebook to Zagreb, but something meant to spark up your desire to visit it. Continue reading Amazing Zagreb Facts
Museum Night in 2016., which is the eleventh in a row, starts Friday 29.01. at 18.00 hours. As of then, more than 250 cultural institutions, museums and libraries across Croatia are opening their doors to public requiring no entrance fees, and also accompanied with special programmes through the night, lasting until 1.00 in the morning. Continue reading Night of Museums
There are many reasons why Croatia is such a seductive country, but two are maybe the most expressed ones. First one, the people, often praised for their hospitality and love towards others, and second are natural wonders this country possesses. It really is small, but almost every step of it brings something special to see – and today we bring you a complete guide to Plitvice Lakes. Continue reading A Complete Guide to Plitvice Lakes