Private walking tour will show you the strong impact Jewish artists, traders, investors, scientists and architects have left during centuries in what stands as today's Zagreb's identity. In up to three hours tour, we'll visit some of the Croatian capital's landmarks that were built represent the strong influence of its Jewish inhabitants. You shall hear stories of struggles for recognition, historic unfortunate segregation but also integration in the former Yugoslav and modern Croatian society. There is a chance for a daily trip to Jasenovac to visit the memorial museum of the largest WWII concentration camp in region.
American magazine “Bazar”, while recently covering beauties of Croatia stated: “the growing craft beer scene, colorful farmers markets and elaborate Baroque architecture you'll find in Zagreb make it worth setting aside a few days to explore Croatia's capital city.” We have tailored private tour to fully enjoy Zagreb’s hidden craft beer treasures. You’ll try more than 15 varieties of local craft beers and taste perfect home grown and cooked local food. We’ll walk you through best craft beer bars and restaurants, you’ll see the “belly of Zagreb” and enjoy genuine local atmosphere.
We'll be more than happy to show you and tell you story of multicultural Zagreb. Throughout its whole history numerous influences have left their trace in what is now known and recognized as the identity of Zagreb. When you learn that Zagreb's central cemetery of Mirogoj was found after the agreement of four major religions that lived one close to another in Zagreb, (Catholics, Orthodox Christians, Protestants and Jews) at the end of 19th century, you can get an idea how rich in combining different cultures the history of Zagreb is. Depending on how much time you can invest into exploring Zagreb's heritage I'll be more than happy to guide you through various influences of many different cultures, nations, religions and individuals that – at the end create unique and open minded identity of Croatia's capital.
Daily trips where we can visit Samobor, just 20 km from Zagreb It’s former capital of Napoleon’s province surrounded with beautiful hills and wine yards where some of the best Croatian wines are made and enjoyed. Or we can go towards North to enjoy real life experience of Neanderthals’ in a modern 3D museum dedicated to life in their caves close to Krapina. And to see some of the most beautiful castles of Croatia. On the way back you’ll experience local domestic cuisine made from organic and bio ingredients and visit wine cellar where you can pick a wine that will pair with your meal.
2016 is for Croatia, when it comes to its gastronomic recognition, historic year. Restaurant “Monte” from Rovinj became first Michelin star restaurant based in Croatia. But there are so many more hidden places to be explored and enjoyed. Croatia can easily be, in terms of quality versus quantity, understood as a boutique destination. Best olive oils in the world (hundreds of global quality awards) are produced here. But in small quantities. To experience the best it has to offer you need a private guide who can organize you a perfect stay according to your preferences and budget. Just let us know how long you plan to stay, what are your particular interests, do you like nature, urban, history, modern or traditional... Are you interested in visiting best wineries, olive producers or eco / bio producers? Would you like to be stationed in one town or travel around? By car or boat? Or even sailing. Or you prefer continental cuisine? We'll tailor your stay so that you can experience nothing but the best.
We are a group of Seenagers, middle aged, experienced world travellers that like to share passion for various cultures, heritages, modern life trends, music, art, politics, history and people with travellers that choose to visit our home town Zagreb and country of Croatia. We are all faculty educated senior with different backgrounds and we’ve been involved in various businesses through our past lives. We’ve been journalists, radio hosts, TV producer, members of managements of various media companies. We’ve worked in marketing and PR. We won several international communication awards and served as a member of international juries. But most of all, we like to talk to people. Now, we serve as a members of a Croatian jury for the annual recognition of best restaurants. At the same time we are founders of a FB beer fans group „I Love Beer“ that has more than 2000 members. Some of us are also sailing skippers and experienced skiers. By being a licensed it enables us to share stories of our multicultural country and home town to travellers looking for a joy of life wherever they are.