ACI SAIL – Sail to future

Photo: Studio Borlenghi / ACI Sail ACI SAIL Sail to future ACI’s new project combines its well-established tradition of organising regattas, the Adriatic as a great sailing destination and the state-of-the-art ClubSwan 36 sailing boats in a new and unique sailing experience in Croatia The rise of social media popularity has introduced the word influencer […]


Photo: Studio Borlenghi / Nautor’s Swan THE SEA IS OUR PLAYGROUND With the world’s largest fleet of six ClubSwan 36 innovative sailing boats, ACI Sail offers all sea lovers and sailing enthusiasts an experience that has so far been reserved only for professional sailors Why do we sail? In most cases, the answer is passion. […]


Photo: Studio Borlenghi / ACI Sail PASSION FOR SAILING ACI Sail ClubSwan 36 Training Centre offers all sailing enthusiasts, both amateurs and professionals, a chance to improve their sailing abilities, push their own boundaries and find immense pleasure in this activity. In addition to our love of the sea, passion for sailing and a long […]


Photo: ACI Archive SAILING EXCELLENCE Ivan Kljaković Gašpić, ACI Sail project manager The project manager of ACI Sail Ivan Kljaković Gašpić is one of the best Croatian sailors. Bambi, as he is known in the world of sailing – a nickname he was given as a boy – is a multiple European champion and world […]


Fotografija: Nautor`s Swan LEONARDO FERRAGAMO Nautor’s Swan & ACI share the same passion for sailing The partnership with ACI Sail is a great way to start developing and recognizing Croatia as a top regatta destination. We were delighted by the knowledge, dedication and vision the ACI people have got for this project. We have turned […]


Photo: Milica Czerny Urban TENA ŠTIVIČIĆ A TRIUMPH OF THE CROATIAN WRITER IN JAPAN “A Japanese director found my drama in a bookstore in New York and brought it to the glorious stage in Tokyo.” Tena Štivičić belongs to the most performed Croatian playwrights. She watched her dramas on stages across Europe, Canada, Turkey, Japan… […]


Photo: Sandra Vitaljić ZRINKA CVITEŠIĆ CROATIAN ACTRESS, STAR OF LONDON THEATRE “I feel that I can do anything now, that there isn’t a project I couldn’t tackle.” Despite being a star on both British and Croatian stages, Zrinka Cvitešić – and this can be seen in the passionate way she talks about it – actually […]


Photo: Ivan Ivanišević THE STORY OF… ZRNO SOLI The Zrno soli restaurant opened on 1 March 2011 and since then it has proudly been serving Croatian cuisine, prepared in a special way. It is situated in Split’s ACI marina, on the first floor, from where there is a beautiful million-dollar view of the 1700-year-old city […]

B1 PLAKATI – A place with a view

Photo: B1 plakati archives B1 PLAKATI A place with a view Advertisements in marinas are becoming more and more interesting. Information on local sights, good wine or a recommended restaurant, or on a product that a boater should try or a service they can use while on holiday is always welcome and valuable The B1 […]


Photo: František Hojdysz / ADRIATIC SUPERYACHT FORUM The most important players in Croatia A beautiful and indented coastline with more than a thousand islands, superb cuisine, safety, good transport connections, a large number of marinas, nice weather… All these are just some of the reasons why Croatia is one of the most desirable boating […]


Photo: Musto 11 th hour Racing THE EVEREST OF SAILING Musto is present at the world’s largest offshore races such as The Ocean Race, Clipper Round the World, Rolex Fastnet, Transat Jacques Vabre, Vendée Globe The Ocean Race, Clipper Round the World, Rolex Fastnet, Transat Jacques Vabre, Vendée Globe, Solitaire du Figaro etc. Some of […]


Photo: Sanlorenzo Adria SANLORENZO AND FRAUSCHER IN THE ADRIATIC! Master Yachting, established 1978 in Vienna was awarded the world’s best Lagoon distributor in 2019. They now bring Frauscher and Sanlorenzo to the Adriatic. Frauscher A lot has happened since Engelbert Frauscher realised his lifelong dream in 1927. With innovative ideas, excellent craftsmanship and a passion […]


Photo: Archives Old Pilot’s Gin BOTTLED ART The story of Old Pilot’s Gin is a story about Hrvoje Bušić and Tomislav Anadolac, two pilots who created the best gin in the world made from Croatian ingredients Many contemporary industrial giants owe a great deal to the garage as a place of creativity where something new, […]


Photo: Petar Fabijan BEING PETE RADOVICH Creative director at CBS and one of the key people of Super Bowl The Adriatic is my muse, my inspiration. Almost 70 per cent of the ideas I’ve used in my work were conceived while I was in Croatia. For Americans, the Super Bowl is the most important of […]


Photo: Arhiva Grada Dubrovnik MATO FRANKOVIĆ ACI Marina Dubrovnik has the greatest potential on the entire Adriatic coast The Croatian far south has its own tourist magnet – Dubrovnik. However, apart from the city, there are also the Elaphite Islands, which leave all our visitors breathless; fine cuisine and the clear sea are essentially what […]


Photo: Igor Turčinov Stijić – Murter LATEEN SAIL A lasting custodian of Croatian maritime heritage The Lateen Sail Project is an emotional departure from everything that today’s modern and sophisticated sails in our ports bring to mind, a sincere move towards heritage and everything that we once were, yet haven’t stopped being in our heart […]


Photo: Rijeka 2020 RIJEKA – EPK 2020 In 2020, Rijeka is the centre of European culture Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic and the recommended preventive epidemiological measures, the programs of the European Capital of Culture are adapting to the new situation. Numerous cultural and artistic programs of the European Capital of Culture will be […]

ZAGREB ADVENT – Let the magic begin

Photo: TZ Grad Zagreb, D. Rostuhar ZAGREB ADVENT Let the magic begin Although the tradition of holding Christmas markets is much longer in the Germanic world of Northern Europe, and the Zagreb Advent does not have a long history, it has quickly, in just a few years, become a big event that brings tourists from […]


Photo: D.Žunić / P. Fabijan ACI MARINA CRES The Cres beauty with a five-anchor rating – Nautical excellence on the island of Cres The construction of an outdoor swimming pool with a water area of 220 m2, including a cocktail bar and sun loungers, will improve the services that the marina offers; it also means […]


Photo: Blue nautica archives NO STRESS ZONE The unique museum under the sea, the beach and a water park The Via Crucis underwater museum is a private project run by the company Blue Nautica, the reputable diving school and the motor vessel charter firm from Trogir. Thematically, it is the only museum in the world […]


Photo: Bryon Powell (iRunFar) NIKOLINA ŠUSTIĆ I win 100km races, but enjoying the run is more important to me Nikolina Šustić is probably the fastest female electrical engineer in the world. This 32-year-old comes from Split and was, until recently, the 100km world champion, with the running time of seven hours and twenty minutes. That […]


Photo: Monster Energy VALENTINO ROSSI Forever young One of the world’s best motorcycle racers, also known as Il Dottore, has won nine World Championships in his career wearing the legendary number 46. Regardless of whether a World MotoGP Championship race is run in Italy, Spain, Japan or the heartland of Argentina, one thing is certain […]

LEWIS HAMILTON – the champion

Photo: Monster Energy LEWIS HAMILTON The champion The British Formula 1 driver has won six titles and is second only to Michael Schumacher on the all-time greats list In the past 70 seasons, the Formula One championships were won by 33 drivers, and only 16 of them were able to return to this pinnacle of […]


Photo: Audi mediacentar THE NEW AUDI Q7 Superior in every way The Audi Q7 has been given an all-round update – visually and on a technical level. This large SUV features the new design of the Q family and offers superb dynamics and excellent comfort in addition to its superior spaciousness. The mild hybrid technology, […]