10 things to do in Zadar this week 6.8. – 13.8.
⦁ Enjoy summer night stargazing
Shooting stars that usually appear in the sky in August, will have its own ‘fireworks’ that culminates in the night on 13th when hundreds of them will be skimming the dark sky, promising an unforgettable experience. These days, the stars are visible as never throughout the year, so find your spot on one of the beaches and enjoy an evening counting your wishes.
Photo courtesy: Nacional.hr
⦁ Test your emotions to live music concert in the heart of Zadar
Listen to the famous musician Massimo and Zagreb soloists and enjoy the concert with the scenery of old Roman Forum and st. Donat church. These very popular performers will bring emotions to the night of 12th August.
⦁ Fulfil your holiday with cultural evenings
The international modern theatre festival „Zadar of Dreams“ offers a rich program 6th – 14th, August. Look up for the program and enjoy the open-air and the inside performances which in the anniversary edition of the festival bring so far the richest program.
⦁ Experience the best Croatia before your eyes
The famous National Geographic photo exhibition: Croatia from the air will widen your horizons. You’ll get to know all parts of Croatia from a different viewpoint. It is exposed on the famous Zadar promenade, at the Sea Organ. Employ all your senses while seeing this show and listening to the harmonies of the sea. The exhibition is on until 16th August.
⦁ Taste the best of Zadar
Exploring the coastal Croatia means meeting the tradition through taste. There is a great story behind the traditional Maraschino – the original and noble liquor originating from Zadar. The stem and leaves from young and tender branches of the maraska tree were added into the distilling process in addition to the initial juicy maraska cherry fruits pulp. Make sure you taste and take home with you Maraschino, the aromatic drink of unusual harmony that was, for a long time, considered to be a medicinal potion.
⦁ Buzz around the city market
If you find yourself in the charming neighbourhoods in the old city you’ll come upon the vibrant city market. This is where you’ll find the best of Mediterranean, all home grown and genuine. Make sure you start the day with fresh seasonal fruit from the market for a complete impression of the hot summer day. Mind that the fig season is coming, known to be the „food of Dalmatia“, very rich and sweet in taste.
⦁ Reflect on your day at Zadar classic open air festival
If you spend the day in the sun participating in a millennium jump, you’ll find it relaxing and comforting to listen to the harmonies of these young musicians. Dina e Mel carved their style on the brasilian music and harmonies that create a wonderful atmosphere at the Petar Zoranić square near the Five wells square on the 8th of August.
⦁ Let go to the summer beats on a beach party
Enjoy the night out on a beach party nearby Open air Electronic SOUL & Heart4Beat with a rich line-up will take place in Punta Radman, Petrčane. Head this way for summer beats and a perfect night out.
⦁ Cross the channel to see the Mediterranean at its best
The charming houses you see from the Sea Organ across the channel is the village of Preko and on the 12th of August it celebrates the big day! Enjoy the Mediterranean party in Preko and spend a day full of activities and a relaxed night trying the local specialities and dancing to a live music concert!
Photo courtesy: Croatia.hr
⦁ Feel the vibe of the busy little streets
Fridays are fun days in the narrow streets of the old city. A pleasant atmosphere and traditional songs in the historical centre of the city and here’s where you’ll feel the vibe of the city the most. Spend the evening 29th in this unique setting.