Croatian Folklore for Dummies

Croatian Folklore for Dummies

Croatian Folklore for Dummies

For those of you who have never seen anything of Croatian folklore or examined Croatia’s anthropology and ethnology, it might seem like a really modest area (due to the small size of Croatia) compared to some other world regions famous for its tradition and music, like South America, Asia or Africa. But, oh boy, you’re wrong! Croats are one of the oldest cultural groups in Europe. Today’s Croatia is placed on the crossroads of traditional European and exotic oriental civilization, with strong ancient Slavic, Mediterranean, central and eastern European influences. Since the early centuries, as ancient Croatian tribes moved across

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Real life Rivendell – Plitvice Lakes, Croatia

Real life Rivendell – Plitvice Lakes, Croatia

Croatia offers an unique combination of everything – vast rank and green valleys, miles and miles of untouched forest, clear water springs and creeks, high mountain chains, crystal clear turquoise sea, 1244 inhabited and uninhabited islands, amazing history and incredible architecture, delicious food and tasty wines, rich culture and unique folklore. A region of Lika has Croatia’s highest concentration of national and natural parks. The most iconic of all is Plitvice Lakes National Park, that captivates visitors with its wild beauty, 16 shimmering lakes and 129 bird species, placing it firmly  on the must see list for any nature enthusiast. It

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