THE HISTORY OF THE ACI CUP

Photo by: ACI archives THE HISTORY OF THE ACI CUP The biggest names of sailing in the world in the two decades of ACI When ACI marinas started sprouting throughout the Adriatic Sea mid-1980s, the idea of organizing a sports manifestation which would gather the most renowned names of world sailing every year at the […]

INTERVIEW: KRISTIJAN PAVIĆ

Photo by: ACI archives KRISTIJAN PAVIĆ PRESIDENT OF THE MANAGEMENT BOARD OF ACI D.D. Kristijan Pavić, nautical engineer, started his career as the main electronics officer at the cruisers of Carnival Cruise Linea, an American-British travel company which today has 24 cruisers. After six years of “navigating” the world seas, he returns to Croatia in […]

PETER BURLING

Photo by: Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race PETER BURLING The world’s best skipper In the history of sports, only three men had the nickname Pistol Pete. The first one was the late amazing American basketball player Pete Maravich, who, according to one tale, earned his nickname because, when he shot hoops, it looked like […]

GORAN ČOLAK

Photo by: Petar Fabijan GORAN ČOLAK The most-awarded freediver of all times When the famous Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt broke the 100 meters and 200 meters world records in Berlin in 2009, that event was received in the international public as a world sensation. What the “Lightning Bolt” did in the athletic arena has been […]

IVAN LJUBIČIĆ

Photo by Petar Fabijan IVAN LJUBIČIĆ A career after… Ivan Ljubičić is a man who cares about people; family, colleagues from the world of sports… Like many top athletes, he wanted to continue in the same line, and after a great career – with superb achievements, to push the limits, building his name alongside sports […]

Diamond Palace & Crystal Palace

Photo by: Globus Exclusive archive Diamond Palace & Crystal Palace A new concept of luxurious casinos in Croatia With or Without De Niro? “Hey, is this De Niro?” the first guy asked. “Oh, come on, De Niro who, you mean, like, the De Niro, Robert De Niro, the actor?” the second guy fired back at […]

CHECK IN FOR A LUXURY WITH A VIEW

CHECK IN FOR A LUXURY WITH A VIEW The untouched nature, Mediterranean climate and indented coastline with its many islands, the gastronomic offer which earned accolades from the Michelin team, and the unique culture and history are just some of the qualities of Rovinj, the champion of Croatian tourism, which make it a must-see destination […]