ACI MARINA RIJEKA – Nautical beauty of Kvarner

Photo: Zona sto d.o.o. ACI Marina Rijeka will be the largest investment in nautical tourism in Croatia thanks to the ACI – GITONE company During its rich history, and due to its geographical location, Rijeka has developed as an important industrial centre and port in the Bay of Kvarner, while the imposing buildings and beautiful […]

KRISTIJAN PAVIĆ – New vision of Rijeka

Photo: Petar Fabijan “ACI marina Rijeka is a unique project that offers the highest level of service, not only for boaters but also for the residents, in the very centre of the city.” Kristijan Pavić, the President of the Management Board of ACI, and the largest marina chain in the Mediterranean are facing a new […]

JURAJ BUKŠA – ACI marina Rijeka is a major step forward for the entire nautical sector

Photo: Petar Fabijan “ACI Marina Rijeka will set new standards in the region. Architectural solutions, first-class service and authentic experiences will turn this part of Croatia into a true nautical oasis.” In recent years, large investments such as ACI Marina Rovinj and the ACI Sail project have marked the activity of the ACI Management Board. […]

MIRKO ILIĆ – I think Croatian design is one of the best in Europe

Photo: Private archiv: Mirko Ilić A man with an unusual personal biography, unpretentious and direct in communication, and committed to the topics he considers important both in conversation and in business, Mirko Ilić has, for decades, been one of the world’s top graphic designers and illustrators. After becoming famous in Croatia and the former Yugoslav […]

Ana Zadnik – Mini with a signature from Rijeka

Photo: Sanjin Kaštelan / Start Ana Zadnik obtained her degree in sculpture in Ljubljana and graduated from the famous Royal College of Art in London. Today she designs one of the most iconic cars in history. As a little girl, she didn’t play with cars or put up posters of Ferraris and Porsches on the […]

OIO VIVO – Created to celebrate the beauty of life

Photo: Oio Vivo Oio Vivo, ‘oil that is alive’, has been given an old Roman name in a nod to the Istriot dialect, which is still in use in the Vodnjan area today. It is a name that points to the millennia-long tradition of olive oil production, linking the geographical position that is perfect for […]


Photo: Nenad Štancl, Private archiv : Frano Miloš CROATIAN WINES WERE ALSO SERVED AT THE INAUGURATION OF PRESIDENT BIDEN On the rocky hills expanding over Pelješac from Orebić to Ston, on the unproductive land on which not much can grow, vine thrives thanks to the sun, the specific characteristics of the soil and the location. […]

Cap Aureo – a premium visual and olfactory experience

Photo: Maistra d.d. From bespoke dining to casual snacks or refreshing drinks – in Grand Park Hotel Rovinj different food experiences always come with spectacular vistas and innovative dishes especially when it comes to the signature restaurant – Cap Aureo. Just the location itself is worth the visit but what sets Cap Aureo apart from […]


Photo: Dubina inženjering d.o.o. Croatia is the most desirable yachting destination in the Mediterranean, thanks to its indented coastline, the preservation of the way of life on the coast and islands, the quality of nautical infrastructure, safety while staying in Croatia and its thematic itineraries. There are more than a thousand and five hundred harbours […]

Together we can turn disability into opportunity

Photo: Unicef/ Niko Goga Let us give children with disabilities an opportunity for a better development and a more fulfilling life. Children with disabilities are first and foremost children and should be accepted and loved; they should go to kindergarten or school, socialise with their peers and live a fulfilling life. But in order to […]


Photo: Magdis d.o.o. Biobaza Sun is a line of natural products for preparing the skin for sunbathing, as well as for achieving a bronze complexion, which has been positioned – for years, as a bestseller on the Croatian market. Biobaza Sun high-quality products are special as they are rich in natural extracts of orange and […]

Introducing the world’s first smart sailing apparel

Photo: 878 The protection of sailors, the use of flexible and abrasion-resistant materials, and the provision of navigation data are extremely important, for which the 878 found the unique solution – the most innovative sailing attire on the market.  The products are made of graphene, a material that is ultra-lightweight yet flexible, stretchy, perfectly waterproof, […]

Leading network with best digital solutions

Photo: Hrvatski Telekom Croatia is a country of great potential, and in order to unlock it, it is essential that the digital strategy is at the core of all national plans because digitalisation is the lever of future growth – growth that has all the possibilities to no longer be “just” linear but exponential.  Accordingly, […]

prim. Vlasta Brozičević, dr. med. spec. – Guardians of Health, Body and Mind

Photo: Petar Fabijan Co-founder and co-owner of the Terme Polyclinic in Selce and Rijeka, one of the leading experts in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation, and rheumatology. She has been at six Olympic Games and, as a sports doctor, looked after the careers of many top athletes, among them 120 Olympians The phrase […]

Booking Manager Summit 2021 – Future of Yacht Charter

Photo: Nenad Štancl MMK Systems, founder of Booking Manager (Global Distribution System for Yacht Charter) is organizing a unique educational yacht charter conference, Booking Manager Summit, for the 3rd year in a row. This game-changing educational conference specialized for yacht charter industry will host more than 30 worldwide renowned speakers on 3 parallel stages, with […]

ACI MARINA SPLIT – The centre of the world

Photo: ACI d.d, P. Fabijan, D. Žunić One of the most popular marinas in the ACI system has further improved the level of quality by investing in a new charter terminal that has increased the value of the entire destination. Location, location, location… This mantra, which you’ve certainly heard or read a million times, best […]

Have you ever visited a museum under The sea?

Photo: Blue Nautica Blue Nautica, the renowned diving centre and motor boat charter company from Trogir, has launched its project Stations of the Cross – a completely new and different tourist attraction that broadens the firm’s offerings, as well as tourism offerings in general. NO STRESS ZONE – The unique Via Crucis underwater museum, beach […]

Year of great REGATTAS

Photo: ACE | Studio Borlenghi The America’s Cup and the Vendée Globe are regattas that attract millions of fans around the world, and their finales, as tense as thrillers, turn sailors into sporting heroes. The America’s Cup and the Vendée Globe – so similar yet so different. These are the races that celebrate the greatness […]


Photo: BTS – Kate Moss for Messika, shot by Marin Laborde, Messika The prestigious world diamond jewelry brands are now available in Croatia: Chaumet, Damiani, and Messika. Renowned company Mamić 1970 with a tradition of over 50 years and recognized as a shopping destination for lovers of luxury and timeless style, to its rich portfolio […]


Photo: Tudor Swiss watch manufacturer, TUDOR, unveiled its new models and presented two new Black Bay Fifty-Eight versions, with Black Bay Chrono and new editions of its classic models, Black Bay 32/36/41 and 1926. BLACK BAY CHRONO To mark 50 years of its chronographs, TUDOR is relaunching its Black Bay Chrono model in steel with […]


Photo: Rolex Rolex is presenting the latest creations brought to life by its unique watchmaking expertise. These timepieces take us from the deepest caves to the highest mountain peaks, from the outer reaches of the solar system to isolated polar regions and from ultra-precise technology to exacting artisanal craftsmanship. They are watches that invite you […]

Jean-Claude Biver – First, Different, Unique

Photo: Hublot, Red Dot, GPHG, Sandro Baebler In this issue of our magazine, one of the most influential people in the watchmaking industry talks about the industry’s future, new trends, cheese production and, of course, the sea and boats. Watchmaking icon, watch industry legend, luxury brand guru, saviour of Swiss watches… Jean-Claude Biver is best […]

VERA BORAS – Dream of Olympic gold

Photo: PhotoAdria Croatian golf champion Vera Boras fell in love with this beautiful sport as a little girl. ACI Marina Dubrovnik is a real gem in the largest chain of marinas in the Mediterranean. One of the most beautiful and safest marinas, offering mooring, storage and maintenance of yachts, ACI Marina Dubrovnik is famous for […]

Toni Kukoč – Pink Panther in the Hall of Fame

Photo: Ante Čizmić / CROPIX This is the greatest honour a basketball player can receive. After being included in the European Hall of Fame, I have now been inducted in the world Hall of Fame, which has rounded off this wonderful sporting career of mine. If I could do it all over again, I’m not […]


Photo: Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool Seven-time world rally champion, Frenchman Sébastien Ogier is the winner of the first edition of the Croatia Rally. Since 2004, rally has been a race in which the French always win, to paraphrase Gary Lineker’s legendary statement made when England footballers lost the World Cup semi-finals. Apart from 2019, […]

Gordon Murray – A brilliant mind

Photo: Gordan Murray Automotive The legendary designer of Formula One racing cars and the unique McLaren F1 has created a revolutionary sports car with a simple name – T.50. He spent two decades in Formula One, and the racing cars he designed won five championships and recorded 50 Grand Prix victories. The masterpiece of Gordon […]

Audi Q4 e-tron & Q4 Sportback e-tron – Electric, efficient and emotional

Photo: Audi They are versatile all-rounders for everyday use, which bring progressive design and conceptual studies into serial production and can be driven without local exhaust emissions: the Audi Q4 e-tron and the Q4 Sportback e-tron are the first compact electric SUVs from the brand with four rings. Both models are highly impressive with a […]

ENRICO CHIEFFI – Passion for the sea and sailing

Photo: Nautor’s Swan / Studio Borlenghi Nautor’s Swan is very grateful to the people at ACI who placed their trust in us when the ClubSwan 36 was still in the start-up stage. Together with ACI Sail, we are preparing many great things for the future. Since its inception in 1966, Nautor’s Swan has become globally […]

ClubSwan 36 ACI Cup – Regatta for real gentlemen

Photo: Nautor’s Swan / Studio Borlenghi Rovinj is the perfect stage for the premiere of the ClubSwan regatta, which will make Croatia part of the prestigious Swan family. Rovinj is where the famous story of ACI racing started back in 1987. Rovinj is where three RC 44 class regattas have taken place. Rovinj is the […]

ACI Sail ClubSwan 36 Training Center – elite racing with minimum effort

Photo: Nautor’s Swan / Studio Borlenghi ACI Sail offers a unique sailing experience as part of the world’s first ClubSwan 36 training centre. As part the world’s first ClubSwan 36 training centre, based in Split, ACI Sail, with its fleet of six of the world’s most advanced ClubSwan 36 sailing boats, runs comprehensive sailing school […]