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Round-up of the week’s news in Dubrovnik

By  Oct 28, 2018

A round-up of the most popular stories from this week in Dubrovnik and Croatia

Monday – 22/10/2018

VIDEO - Mayor of Dubrovnik talks about the city problems at CNN

On Friday, October 19th, Mayor of Dubrovnik Mato Frankovic was a guest in the CNN's show "Quest Means Business" on the topic of tourism and experience of the City of Dubrovnik in the management of the destination.

Tuesday – 23/10/2018

Irish Aer Lingus to boost flights to Croatia

The Irish national airline Aer Lingus in the summer of 2019 will boost the Split-Dublin line. This year it was flying on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays and in 2019 there will be additional, fourth flight every week, on Sundays. The line begins with traffic on May 16th 2019, with all four flights per week.

Wednesday – 24/10/2018

Croatia voted number one travel destination in Canada

Expect more Canadian tourists throughout Croatia next summer season as the country has been named as the 2018 Destination of the Year in Canada. Croatia finished above Portugal, Mexico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic to win this prestigious title and it is particularly relevant as it was voted for by the Association of Quebec Travel Agents.

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Thursday – 25/10/2018

Bradley Cooper refuses to get naked in Croatia

Speaking in 2011 Cooper said with a smile that “I remember thinking what if one day by chance I actually become a working actor and this tape of me is out hanging out with a naked dude and chatting for twenty minutes.” In fact, this adventure show was Copper’s first break onto the screen. The episode was entitled “Sailing the Croatian Coast” and you can check out Cooper’s nautical adventure in the video below.

Friday – 26/10/2018

Aer Lingus announces flights from Cork to Dubrovnik for summer 2019

The flagship airline of Ireland, Aer Lingus, has announced that from next year they will fly directly from Cork to Dubrovnik through the summer months. Starting on the 4th of May Aer Lingus will operate direct flights to Dubrovnik twice a week, on Tuesdays and Saturdays, with A320 aircraft.

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Saturday – 27/10/2018

Proposals to make obtaining Croatian citizenship on the table

Have Croatian roots and looking to get Croatian citizenship? A new draft law could make it much easier to obtain Croatian citizenship. The Ministry of the Interior have put forward a draft law that would make serious amendments to the current law on acquiring citizenship.


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