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Preparing your trip to Hvar: advices & hints - things to do and to obey

1. Those who are fond of natural attractions and hiking are recommended to go for a trip in June. At that time the island is particularly compelling because of blooming fields of lavender and oleander.
2. Public transport on the island is virtually absent, so it’s better to rent a car to travel through its territory. This will require an international driving license, a passport and a credit card with the desired amount for deposit. Motobike is another common mode of transport on the island.
3. There are all kinds of accommodation options on the island, including fine hotels and modest budget hostels. It should be noted that many budget hotels are situated in the capital; it may sound interesting for thrifty travelers.
4. The island is dominated by restaurants that specialize in fish dishes. Fans of other culinary delights have to note that virtually every dining place offers classic European and international dishes, so it won’t be difficult to find a suitable place to rest.
5. You can buy interesting crafts and cosmetics of lavender as souvenirs; they are sold literally everywhere. Local wines are other popular souvenirs; it is recommended to buy them in special stores. Copyright
6. Going on a trip, fans of water activities are advised to take special beach slippers. Most of the resort's beaches are rocky and stony, so it is recommended to stay there in special footwear.
7. The resort is known for its quiet and peaceful surroundings. You can walk around the downtown safely even late in the evening. Going for a walk in park and nature reserve areas, it’s better to hire a guide who will tell about local rules and warn about their unwanted violation.
Hvar is the largest city of the island; a significant part of historical sites can be found on its territory. The Cathedral of St. Stephen is situated on the main square; its construction … Open
8. There is a tangled situation with fresh water on the island. Guests of large hotel complexes mayn’t notice this feature, while guests of small budget hotels should take into account local regulations about the use of fresh water.
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Stadion Gospin Dolac

From the series “Top 14 Sport Stadiums with Impressive Design”
One of the most original and most attractive stadiums in the world can be found in the Croatian town of Imotski. The construction of the local stadium was not incredibly expensive, its size is just as modest. The surrounding landscape makes the Gospin Dolac Stadium, opened in 1984, really unique. The small stadium was built on the steep cliffs, within reach of the striking historical sights. From the only colorful stand of the tiny stadium you can admire the panorama of the forest, the mountains, the wonderful lake and the old observation tower near the football field. … Read further

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IHG Brings its Voco Hotel Brand to The Hague

The dining options deserve a separate mention. The Botanica Kitchen Bar & Lounge has 80% of its menu dedicated to vegetable dishes. It mostly uses fresh local ingredients. Grilled vegetable platters cooked in a Josper charcoal oven are among the signature dishes of the Botanica Kitchen. Ultramarijn Wonderbar serves breakfast in the morning and delicious and authentic food in the evening. Don’t forget to try interesting cocktails inspired by Dutch Sea explorations. The new hotel on the Kneuterdijk is a worthy addition to The Hague, a famous travel destination and home to many international organizations. Read this


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