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The government may give shops permission to A group of Croatian internet users led by Boris Licina Borja have
stay open on Sundays throughout the year. At pre- launched a new initiative named “WhyCroatia” to promote Croatian
sent, shops may remain open on Sundays only du- tourism. Their goal is to collect as many videos as possible abo-
ring the summer tourist season. Prime Minister Ivo ut Croatia lasting no longer than three minutes on website www.
Sanader is planning to abolish the ban on Sunday, where prospective visitors can find out why they
openings introduced in January 2009, according should visit Croatia. The organizers said the promotion would not
to Poslovni dnevnik (Business Daily). The daily cost anything and anyone could participate. The initiative offers
said Sanader would do so during the next 10 days video categories from sport to food. All who want to participate
before upcoming local elections. Dubrovnik Mayor can shoot a video, put it on You Tube and send a link to organisers.
Dubravka Suica, who gave city shops permissi-
on to open for cruise tourists on Sundays from 1
April, has already violated the ban. Many Adriatic
towns and the Croatian Chamber of Trades and
Crafts (HOK) have expressed opposition to the
ban. They have already asked Sanader to allow
Mark Thomas shops to remain open on Sundays even before the start of the summer tourist season.

Welcome to our beautiful ci-
ty and to the third edition of the
second season of “The Sibenik Ti-
mes”. It’s been a mixed week for
Croatia in the press, with good
news coming in the form of eco-
logical matters and a BBC report
being blown out of proportion.
I guess its all good marketing for
Croatia for as they say “there is no
such thing as bad publicity.” Cer-
tainly Croatia being nominated
in the top twenty countries in the
world in standards of cleanliness
by Forbes magazine was welcome
news. I have to say that after living
in Croatia for eleven years this
didn’t really come as a surprise to
me. Almost every city I have visited
in my time here has been a model
of cleanliness, from the architectu-
re that looks like it’s washed down
every morning to the clear Adriatic MONUMENT TO CROATIAN KING
Sea that is without doubt one of ZVONIMIR UNVEILED IN KNIN
the cleanest in the whole world.
Citizens seem to take pride in their A monument dedicated to Croatian King Dmi-
country and I can understand why. tar Zvonimir will be unveiled in Knin at 11am on
As the tourist season warms up 18 April. Knin, in Sibenik-Knin county, was the
and the country prepares itself for capital of the Kingdom of Croatia around 1080
a massive influx of guests the news during the rule of Zvonimir, which has led to
that Croatia is cleaner than most Knin being known as the “City of Croatian Kings” CROATIA REGISTERED RECORD SALES OF FLIGHT TICKETS IN 2008
other European countries will all or “Zvonimir’s City.” Zvonimir was crowned on
help with what could prove to be a 8 October 1076 at Solin near Split and reigned Croatia registered a record number of than in 2007, according to the “Business.
great season. So as you’re enjoying until 1089. The monument, to be located in ci- sales of tickets for commercial flights in hr” website. The Croatian Association of
yourself on the beach or walking ty park “Trg Oluje” (Storm Square), is the work 2008. The 89 Croatian travel agencies with Travel Agencies claimed today (Tues) the
in the city remember to that you of Croatian sculptor Aleksandar Guberina from an International Air Transport Association sales had set a record. The association ad-
are a ambassador of your country Sibenik and has been financed by Knin and the (IATA) licence sold 292,500 plane tickets ded the figures for 2009 would not be as
and take care not to damage the “Braca Hrvatskog Zmaja” (Brothers of the Croa- last year, 8.6 per cent more than in 2007. good since there had been a sales decline of
environment around you. After a tian Dragon) association in Zagreb. The unveiling The tickets were worth 600 million kunas 27 per cent in the first two months of 2009
slightly uncertain start the poin- ceremony will include a Mass and a procession. or 81 million Euros, 6.25 per cent more compared to the same months last year.
ters look good for this season and The “Napredak” association and the “Knin klapa”
once again the Sibenik could see band will provide the music for the event.
record numbers of guests this year.
My fingers are crossed and the Si-
everyone with open arms.«
Croatia has opened its arms to Russi- ses to scrap visa regime for Russian and
an and Ukrainian holidaymakers with Ukrainian citizens during the summer
SPEAK UP! the news it will be relaxing visa require-
ments. As reported by Reuters, the Balkan
season and also some fees [on hoteliers]
imposed by local communities.” Reuters
We would love to hear from you. nation’s government is also looking at a noted that officials in the country would
Please write or send an e-mail to number of other methods of encouraging be meeting later this week to discuss
us about your stay in Sibenik. Yo- foreign tourists to visit Croatia. Croatia’s further measures on boosting Croatia’s
ur comments are valuable to us tourism minister, Damir Bajs, told a natio- tourism appeal. Figures published by the
and the most interesting letters nal news agency that the government wo- Croatian Bureau of Statistics earlier this
will be published every week. In- uld be easing measures for visitors from year showed that the number of travellers
teresting and unusual photos are the two former Soviet countries. Mr Bajs visiting the country from both Russia and
also welcome. Thanks. told Hina: “The tourism ministry propo- Ukraine increased last year.
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• The coastal length of Croatia is
A NATO flag-raising ceremony yester- the vision of those who have, for years, 5,835 km.
day punctuated the entrance of Albania seen their countries’ future in NATO,” • In 2005, Britain had moved up
and Croatia into the 60-year old collecti- he said. “Both countries will now have from 12th place to 8th place in the list
ve security alliance. Attending the event a seat at the table where key decisions of countries with the most tourists
at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgi- are made to shape Euro-Atlantic securi- visiting Croatia. The numbers of visi-
um, was NATO Secretary General Jaap ty. And both countries can now enjoy the tors has been rising steadily every year.
de Hoop Scheffer and the heads of state ultimate security guarantee of Article 5 Britons are top of the table of highest-
of the newly added member countries. of the Washington Treaty.” Article 5 sti- spending tourists.
“The accession of Albania and Croatia pulates that an attack against one NATO
demonstrates that the idea of freedom member is tantamount to an attack aga-
is irresistible,” de Hoop Scheffer said. “It inst the whole alliance. Albanian Prime
demonstrates that nations and peoples Minister Sali Berisha expressed pride in
across the Atlantic come together when raising his nation’s flag alongside those
they are given the chance to make their of other alliance members. “For this flag
own free choice. This is the clearest de- and the nation it represents, this day is
monstration that in today’s Europe, ge- the greatest day after the declaration of
ography no longer is destiny.” The enlar- independence of Albania,” he said. Croa-
gement, which became official April 1, tian Prime Minister Ivo Sanader said the • Antun Vrančić, born in Šibenik in
marks only the sixth time the organizati- day was one of joy and celebration for 1504, travelled as a diplomat to Eng-
on has expanded its borders, and brings Croatians. “We have raised the Croatian land tothe court of King Henry VIII.
to 28 the number of members now in flag at NATO Headquarters, which will • Tito came to London in 1953 as the
the alliance, six decades after a dozen represent, alongside the other 27 alli- first Communist leader ever to visit
nations endorsed the North Atlantic Tre- ed banners, the shared values, such as Britain. He arrived on his yacht Galeb,
aty at an April 4, 1949 ceremony here. freedom, peace, democracy, rule of law, which was escorted up the Thames by
De Hoop Scheffer said membership for human rights, and social market econo- the Royal Navy. He returned on Galeb
Albania and Croatia marks the well-de- my,” Sanader said. “After many testing to Split.
served reward for many years of hard years and despite all difficulties, we can • Many British ships and aircraft were
preparation. “It is a full vindication of proudly say that we have succeeded.” sunk or shot down in World War 2. One
of them, Motor Torpedo Boat 655, was
filmed for the first time by a Croatian
team on the seabed of the Adriatic in
July 2005.
• Croatia won the Davis cup in 2005.
• In the summer of 1936 King Ed-
ward VIII came to Croatia with Wallis
Simpson, whom he later abdicated to
• Croatia is bigger than Belgium,
Denmark, Holland and Switzerland.

• Dalmatia is the coastal region of
Croatia from the Kvarner Riviera in
the north to Dubrovnik in the south.
• Croatia is slightly smaller than West
• The book 101 Dalmatians was writ-
ten by British author Dodie Smith and
published in 1956.
• Among altogether 47 European
countries Croatia is 26th with respect
to its population
• That the iris is the national flower
of Croatia.
• That Croats have their own script.
It is called Glagolitic, originates from
the 9th century, and was in regular use
POLAND BACKS CROATIA FOR EU ENTRY (together with Latin script) until the
18th century.
Officials in Poland have backed Croa- very interested in seeing Croatia enter • That the Dalmatian, a very distinct
tia for entry to the European Union (EU) EU and NATO. “From our experience we breed of dog, was named after Dalma-
in the near future, it has been reported. know that all … issues are more easily tia and the Illyrian tribe of Dalmati
On a trip to the capital Zagreb, a top ran- solved through the process of integrati-
king Polish politician praised Croatia and on.” He added that country was “coun-
gave his country’s seal approval for the ting on” Croatia being an ally of Poland’s
Balkan nation’s admission to both the in the two regional organisations. Figures
EU and NATO, according to Hina news published by Croatia’s Bureau of Statistics
agency. As translated by Javno, the Polish last month showed that the number of
parliament’s speaker, Bronislaw Komo- Polish travellers visiting the country rose
rovski, told the news agency: “Poland is to more than 417,000 last year.
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County - Vodice
Around The

The first signs of inhabitants nes and materials were used to an ideal position to explore the water sports, there is something
in the Vodice area go back as construct residential buildings. many delights of the county, in- for everyone. In diving centres
far as the prehistoric ages. The In fact the last tower was di- cluding the two national parks of in Vodice, you can get all the ne-
interior around Vodice was, and smantled as late as after World Krka and Kornati as well as the cessary information about how
in fact still is today, a rich and War II. In 1646 a large pier was fascinating countryside in the to dive on archaeological sites
fertile area where farmers co- constructed and this helped to interior. In total Vodice has over previously mentioned, or how to
uld grow crops. This has been improve Vodice’s growing tra- 50,000 tourist accommodations reach famous shipwrecks, those
scientifically proven with archa- de economy. As trade grew the both in hotels and private apar- historical deep sea museums and
eological discoveries of pots and population also expanded and it tments which makes it one of the enjoy in a unique experience of
weapons from the Iron Age. The was decided a new church sho- largest tourist resorts in the Adri- diving through submarine gar-
settlements expanded over time, uld be built as the older one on atic and the resort is just as popu- dens of one of the most beautiful
new inhabitants arrived and new the hill overlooking the town was lar with nautical tourists. A mo- and best protected undersea are-
cultures emerged. An important now just too small. Work started dern marina, comprising of over as in the world. If you’re looking
merchant route passed through in 1746 and was finally comple- 400 berths and 90 dry berths, is for an active vacation or just to
this area, from Nadin to Zadar, ted three years later in 1749. In located in the gulf of Vodice. The relax on one of the many beaches
along which many settlements 1891 Vodice got official recogniti- gulf offers first class conditions Vodice has it all. And after a busy
sprung. The name of Vodice on of its size and importance and for sailors as it is well protected day on the sea what better than
derives from the word meaning was classified as an independent ACI marina lies in the north-ea- from winds and rough sea by the to enjoy traditional cuisine and
water (“voda” in Croatian) so- municipality comprising of seven stern part of the Vodice harbour islands of Prvic, Tijat and Logoru wines in one of the many restau-
urces which supplied the whole smaller boroughs. Modern day (Vrulje cove) and is protected which lie less than one kilometre rants. The resort has over 50 esta-
area. Due to attacks from the sea Vodice is a thriving tourist centre, by two breakwaters. In the year from the shore. The marina has blishments offering a wide range
there were very few houses actu- in fact one of the most recognised 1999 ACI marina Vodice along also had world recognition for its of local and international foods,
ally built on the coast line. This on the whole of the Dalmatian with five other ACI marinas was cleanliness with the prestigious again something for everyone.
however changed in the 15th and coast, and guest from all over the awarded the "European Blue “Blue Flag” award. In fact earlier As they say in Vodice “Taste our
16th centuries when huge walls, world visit the resort to enjoy it’s Flag", an environmental award, this year the marina raised the dishes, feel the past times, expe-
including three main forts, were history, beaches, cuisine, nightli- given to communities that make flag for the tenth time and was rience the true spirit of Vodice.”
constructed around the city. The- fe and tradition. Today the city a special effort to keep their even awarded a silver diploma Today, Vodice is a renowned tou-
se were to protect the townsfolk has 9,407 inhabitants although beaches and marinas clean and in recognition of their long stan- rist centre, the most famous one
against attacks from the Turkish during the summer months this manage them with consideration ding support for protecting the in Central Adriatic. This has been
invaders. However when the number is 5 to 6 times more due for the local environment. The sea and the surroundings. Vodice the case ever since the people of
threat from the Turkish Empire to the seasonal influx of tourists. marina is a winner of a prestigi- is certainly a destination for lo- Vodice decided to pursue this
ceased the walls were unfortu- Situated only 11 kilometres from ous "European blue flag" award vers of the sea, whether sailors, economic activity, which means
nately torn down and the sto- the city of Sibenik the resort is in six years in a row now. swimmers, divers or any form of for the past fifty years.«
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01.05.2009 – 02.05.2009
Skradin Life In The Rhythm Of Nature

Eco And Ethno Fair In Skradin
As in the past, so in the present,
eco-products are produced on
small family farms and can be
found on richly laid out tables in
Skradin. Skradin is well known
for its fish specialties which are
offered in many of the restaurants
there today. Let the rich gold of
olives and deep redness of wine
colour your days in Skradin,
so join the table
Local delicacies are always a hit especially for those with a sweet tooth

Every year the town of Skra- land and exploiting the riches
din holds an ethnic fair under from the depths of the river and
the banner “Eco & Ethno Fair” sea have always been the main
which offers the very best in activities of the inhabitants of
home produced products from the Skradin area. Proof of that
the region. The small town of is revealed in findings from the
Skradin, a distinctive and ro- age of Antiquity such as the Ro-
mantic Dalmatian town where man villa rustica containing the
people are open and friendly, is remains of wine and olive pre-
situated at the point where the sses and tanks! Being excellent
Krka River joins the Adriatic Sea. seamen, the Liburnians shipped
You can enjoy their hospitality their products even before the
yourself if you visit the Skradin Roman period on vessels called
Eco and Ethno Fair where you liburna. It is no wonder that
can learn everything you have those activities were legally re-
ever wanted to know about the gulated as far back as in the 13th
culture and history of the regi- century in the already mentio-
on. The fair presents the tradi- ned Statute of the town of Skra-
tional crafts of Skradin, produc- din. The agricultural tradition of
tion of jewellery, folk costumes, the inhabitants of Skradin is best
handicrafts and ecological food embodied in the renowned Be-
products. Last year the fair was drica family of wine merchants
extremely well attended both and viticulturists. The famous
by the local population and by wine cellars of the Bedric fa-
tourists to the area and this year mily, which had their debut at
the fair is planning to build on the Grand Prix wine fair in the
those results to produce an even French city of Toulouse back in
bigger and better occasion. It is 1932 and has in total, recorded
a great opportunity to pick up a total of 200 years of tradition
a traditional, local souvenir or in the wine business. Viticulture
to treat yourself to some home- and wine production are not an
grown produce or even a bottle exception, the same applies for
of wine or two! olive growing, honey producti-
on, fishery – centuries of life in
Ecology in its heart the rhythm of nature and the
There are few towns in this changing seasons have created
area that have such a rich hi- an art in itself. As in the past, so
story as Skradin. In fact as far in the present, eco-products are
back as the 13th century the ci- produced on small family farms
ty of Skradin had regulations for and can be found on richly laid
working the land in the area. In out tables in Skradin. Skradin is
the following turbulent years the well known for its fish specialti-
town of Skradin lost its title as a es which are offered in many of
city, only to get it back again in the restaurants there today. Let
1997, and with the surrounding the rich gold of olives and deep
villages the population has rea- redness of wine colour your days
ched 4,000 people. Cultivating in Skradin, so join the table!« Handmade cheeses with an assortment of mouth-watering flavours
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Programme Program
Mrs. Branka Juričev

Friday – 1st May petak, 01. svibnja
• 08:00 wake-up call for the citizens • 08.00 budnica Vodičke glazbe
of Vodice with music and an accom- uz pratnju Vodičkih mažoretkinja-
panying promenade by the Vodice promenada kroz grad
majorettes. • Rakitnica – piknik
• Ratitnica - Picnic
subota, 02. svibnja
Saturday – 2nd May • 17:00-24:00 BBK – Trg Franje
• 17:00 – 24:00 Barbeque – Frano Tuđmana
Tuđman Square • 20:00 Svečanost Dana grada- Kul-
• 20:00 Ceremony for the day of the turni centar
city – cultural centre
nedjelja, 03. svibnja
Sunday – 3rd May • procesija
• Procession • Humanitarna akcija Udruge More
• Humanitarian action “More and i prijatelja s prodajnom izložbom u
Friends Society” with the sale of večernjim satima
paintings in the evening hours • nastupi Oršulica, Bunara, Godimen-
• Performance by Orsulica, Bunara, ti, MPZ Lira, Vodičke mažoretkinje,
Godimenti, MPZ Lira, Vodice ma- KU Perlice
jorettes, KU Perlice • 21:00 koncert Vodičke glazbe ispod
• 21:00 concert by Vodice band Kampanela

Monday – 4th May ponedjeljak, 04. svibnja
• Opening of HZZO and MZZO • otvaranje HZZO-a i MZZO-a

Tuesday – 5th May utorak, 05. svibnja •• What does the Day of Vodice preneurial spirit in Vodice our the City of Vodice differ from
• 18:30 performance by childrens • 18:30 predstava dječjeg vrtića mean to you? city has a bright future. previous years?
kindergarten “Tamaris” – cultural Tamaris-Kulturni centar The Day of the City is a very •• How will the city celebrate In the past the Day of the City
centre special day in the year when we this special day? was marked only with processi-
srijeda, 06. svibnja celebrate our yesterday, today Although the Day of the Ci- ons and holy masses, but since
Wednesday – 6th May • 20:00 koncert PZ Kolo predstava and tomorrow, I am proud that ty is celebrated on the 3rd of those early days the program of
• 20:00 concert by vocal choir “Kolo” za djecu-Kulturni centar I was born exactly here in the May, on the day of St. Jeline, events has become richer and
– cultural centre most beautiful city in the world. the patron saint of the city, the longer every year. This year, due
subota, 09. svibnja I was born in Vodice, grew celebrations will last the whole to the local elections, the offici-
Saturday – 9th May • 20:30 koncert KUD Kristal up here, have a family and ho- week. An assortment of events al meeting of the town council
• 20:30 concert by KUU Kristal sladorana iz Županje – Trg me here. My parents and their will occur that week including will be postponed. On the main
sladorana from Zupanja – Trg Vladimira Nazora parents were also born here. cultural and sporting events in square on the 3rd of May, after
Vladimira Nazora Everything in Vodice is familiar, which will participate all asso- the procession and holy mass,
nedjelja, 10. svibnja every tree, street and face. My ciations in the city as well as there will be a full day of cultu-
Sunday – 10th May • 17:00 Mačke na vrućim splitskim roots and heart are all here. I am children from the local schools ral events. For sports lovers the
• 17:00 Performance from “Face to krovovima - Teatar Licem u lice extremely proud of my little city and kindergartens. The celebra- activities on that day will inclu-
Face” theatre group from Split predstava u Kulturnom centru and my fellow citizens. Vodice tions will be accompanied by de the final of the football tour-
has a very rich history in whi- music from the Kolo choir from nament “Marinko Kardum” and
Monday – 11th May PONEDJELJAK, 11. SVIBNJA ch with a joint goal the citizens Sibenik, Kristal Sladorana from also a hill climbing race as well
• 2nd Birthday of the cinema with hit • 2. rođendan kina sa hit filmovima achieved in making Vodice was Zupanje and Teater Licem u Lice as a regatta with yachts from
films through the week tijekom cijelog tjedna it is today, through their hard (face to face) from Split. the Optimist class, not forgetting
work. Exactly due to this entre- •• How will the celebrations of competitions in windsurfing.
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ev-Martinčev, mayor of Vodice
Did You Know?

• Vodice is a coastal town located in a wide bay, 11 km northwest from the town of
Šibenik, the centre of Šibenik-Knin County.
• The first settlements developed in the Vodice interior as early as the prehistoric age.
• In 1891, Vodice became an independent municipality comprising of seven different
• The resort of Vodice is one of the most well known tourist destinations on the
Croatian Adriatic.

••Što Dan Vodica Vama predstavlja? dan sv. Jeline, zaštitnice Vodica, proslava se
Dan grada je onaj poseban svečani dan proteže na tjedan dana bogatih kulturnih i
u godini kad slavimo naše jučer, danas i su- sportskih događanja u kojem sudjeluju sve
tra, ponosni što smo rođeni upravo ovdje, udruge s područja grada i djeca iz vrtića i
u najljepšem gradu na svijetu. škole. U goste će nam doći pjevački zbor
U Vodicama sam rođena, tu sam odra- Kolo iz Šibenika, KUU Kristal Sladorana iz
sla, imam svoju obitelj i dom. U Vodicama Županje, te Teatar Licem u lice iz Splita.
su rođeni moji roditelji i njihovi prije njih. ••Kako se proslava Dana grada Vodica
Ovdje je sve poznato i blisko, svako stablo, promijenila tokom posljednjih godina?
ulica i lice. Ovdje su moji korijeni i srce. Vrlo Nekada se Dan grada obilježavao samo
sam ponosna na maj grad i moje sugrađa- procesijom i misom, a potom je program
ne. Radišni, sposobni, uporni i srčani Vodi- svake godine bivao sve bogatiji i duži. Ove
čani, težačko primorsko mjesto pretvorili će godine, zbog izbora, izostati svečana
su u vodeću turističku destinaciju. Vodice sjednica u povodu Dana grada, ali će se
imaju bogatu povijest u čijem su stvaranju, na glavnom gradskom trgu, 03. svibnja,
jednim dijelom, sudjelovali sami Vodičani, nakon procesije i mise u župnoj crkvi, cijeli
njihovi postupci, djela i odluke. Upravo dan održavati bogati kulturno umjetnički
zbog poduzetničkog vodičkog duha naš program. Ljubitelji sportskih aktivnosti taj
grad ima sjajnu budućnost. dan mogu pratiti završnicu nogometnog
••Kako će grad proslaviti ovaj poseban turnira Marinko Kardum ili Kup utrku u
dan? brdskom biciklizmu ili regatu Optimista, ili
Iako Dan grada slavimo 03. svibnja, na natjecanje u jedrenju na dasci...
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EVENTS What to look forward to this year PRIMOSTEN (07.-08.)
– Every Monday Dalmatian Klapa
– Every Wednesday Folklore evenings
– Every Saturday live music

Night of Grebaštica

Vodice Jezera Days of the Sea

International Sibenik Klapa Evenings Day of the city of Vodice 7th Seaside Jazz festival pirovac
Children’s Festival July/August 03.05.2009 29. 07. 2009 - 30. 07. 2009 Pirovac Summer Nights
20.06 - 04.07.2009 End of July

Organ Summer School Children’s Festival in Vodice Vodice nights grebastica
Sibenik Medieval Fair 15.07 - 28.07.2009 27. 06. 2009 - 03. 07. 2009 02. 08. 2009 - 04. 08. 2009. Tribunj Fisherman Night
18./19./20./09.2009 July

Adriatic Boat Show Our Lady of Karmel – Punta Cup Vodice 2009 – grebastica
Dalm. Chanson Evenings Nautical centre Prgin - pilgrimage Surfing Croatian Independence Day
21.08. - 22.08.2009 14.10 -18.10.2009 16. 07. 2009 01. 08. 2009 - 02. 08. 2009 August
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ral monuments
Exhibition by the Cultural
Association of Tribunj The Cathedral of
st. Jacob in Sibenik
from the 15th June to the 15th of August

Concert Maksim Mrvica
11.07.2009 The St. Jacob’s cathedral, the cathe- the apses. Documents preserved from
dral of Sibenik, built for over a century, the time of the building of the cathedral
Women’s choir of Tribunj is a testimony of persistency, sacrifice and show evidence of contributions from the
“St. Nikola” belief of the generations of inhabitants of entire community in its construction, as
concerts from the beginning of June Sibenik. The cathedral dominates the city well as from many local individuals as
skyline for miles around and is a good po- well, including a large number of dome-
Winner of the vocal choir int of navigation whilst in the Old City of stic stone-dressers, builders and artisans.
festival “Festivala” from Omis Sibenik. By many things it is unique not Probably the most important among
30.07.2009 only in Croatian architecture, but in Eu- them is Mr. Juraj Matejev Dalmatinac,
rope as well. It is entirely built of stone no who came from Zadar, and who the town
Concert Đanija Stipaničev other material was used in its construc- of Sibenik commissioned in 1441 to take
07.08.2009 tion. It is also unique by the connecting over the job of the proto-master of the
structure of stone slabs and ribs, with no cathedral of Sibenik. The cathedral and
“The Sea on the table” binding material. It is also unique among the nearby renaissance town hall, other
13.07.2009 renaissance churches by its trefoil front churches, palaces, and the Prince’s Palace
facade. Finally, it is unique by the har- presently housing the County Museum,
“Tribunj Fishermans Night” mony of its architecture and the row of make probably the most beautiful town
24.07.2009 71 realistic sculptural portraits around square of the Croatian urban heritage.«
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rnati National Park
An oasis of islands framed in a deep
blue background of the Adriatic Sea
»On the last day of
the Creation God
desired to crown
His work and thus
created Kornati
Islands out of tears,
stars and breath«
George Bernard Shaw,
1856 - 1950

In the central part of Croatian part of Kornati National Park its distinctive flavor and quality. the Kornati National Park. Wi- Seeing the guest’s faces as they
Adriatic Sea, about 15 Nm to the covers less than 1/4 of its total Some restaurants also offer “in- thin the Park there are seven visit the park for the first time
west of the city of Sibenik, 7 Nm area, but the values of its lan- ternational” food for those who zones set aside for diving visits. tells me everything, a picture is
to the southwest from the island dscapes, the "crowns" (vertical are not very fond of the typical It is hard to recommend which worth a thousand words.” Altho-
of Murter, or 15 Nm to the south cliffs) on the islands facing the Kornati cuisine. Most of the one you should use. Kornati tru- ugh obviously the park is busier
from the town of Zadar, there is open sea, and interesting reli- land owners are from the island ly is a wonder of nature and well through the summer season it is
amazing group of islands named ef structures, make this part of of Murter. The Kornati subma- worth a day out of your holiday also interesting to visit out of the
the Kornati archipelago. The be- Kornati National Park unique. rine area, whose biocenosis are schedule to experience, whether season when the crowds are less
auty and singularity of the arc- There are no permanent settle- considered to be the richest in you prefer an active day of wa- “Normally our season runs from
hipelago caused authorities in ments in Kornati. Simple houses the Adriatic Sea, and also the ter sports, hiking and diving or Easter somewhere until the end
1980 to proclaim a bigger part in well-protected coves such as magnificent geomorphology of just to enjoy the views and try of October.
of the area a national park. Since Vruje, Kravjačica, Lavsa and ot- the sea bed attracts divers from the local cuisine it’s truly a day However the National Park is
then certain modifications of its hers are used by land owners all over the world who come to that you’ll never forget. As the open all year round. Of course
borders have been made, so that as temporary shelters. There enjoy endless, unforgettable sub- director of the park, Mr. Neven during the winter months from
nowadays Kornati National Park are around 20 restaurants and marine adventures. Diving visits Baus, commented for The Sibe- November until March we don’t
occupies an area of about 220 taverns within the Kornati Na- to the Kornati National Park are nik Times “The Kornati National have many guests and the ones
km2 (54.000 acres). There are tional Park. They offer quality allowed only in organized and Park is truly something special that do come tend to be guests
89 islands, islets and reefs wit- domestic cuisine that mostly in- approved diving groups. There- and in many ways unique. All from Croatia” said Mr. Baus.
hin the area of Kornati National clude seafood specialties (fish, fore, if you intend to dive in the of the guests that I have spo- Kornati National Park is certa-
Park (238 km of the coastline), crabs and seafood) and dome- National Park (which we highly ken to are more than pleased inly a must see destination for
what makes it the most indented stic lamb from the Kornati area. recommend), please contact one with their tour. The nature is guests to the Sibenik county, its
group of islands in the whole of This lamb is renowned and hig- of the diving centers authorized so amazing that you can’t see beauty is unforgettable and its
the Mediterranean. The land hly sought after in Croatia due to to perform this activity within something like this every day. nature is incomparable.«
april 25th 2009. sibenik times 11

st week in pictures
La 01
Young tourists enjoying the spring sun by riding monocyc-
1 les on the Sibenik promenade.

A donkey enjoys a well earned break before the rigours of
the summer season in Vodice.

Tourists sunning themselves on the ferry from Sibenik out
to the islands of Zlarin and Prvic.

140 yachts from the “optimist” class preparing to enter
the water near the resort of Solaris.

The minister for transport Bozidar Kalmeta and the
mayor of Knin Josipa Rimac unveil a new statue of Croati-
an King Dmitar Zvonimir in the centre of Knin.



12 sibenik times saturday
april 25th 2009.

Clean Croatia

Croatia is among the 20
cleanest countries in the world
The US magazine Forbes on Sweden and Norway with a sco-
Saturday published a list of the re of 93.1. The non-EU countries
world's cleanest countries, ran- in the top 20 are Costa Rica (5),
ked according to an index de- New Zealand (7) and Colombia
veloped by Columbia and Yale (9). Europe scores consistently
Universities, with Croatia ran- well in EPI's environmental he-
king 20th on the global scale and alth ranking, which measures
first in Eastern Europe and Cen- the effects of pollution on human
tral Asia. With an Environmental health. A second broad measure,
Performance Index (EPI) score ecosystem vitality, measures the
of 84.6 out of 100, Croatia takes health of fisheries, the amount
20th place on the list of the cle- of greenhouse gases a country
anest countries, which is topped pumps into the air and how we-
by Switzerland and Scandinavi- ll it preserves the diversity of its
an countries. Fourteen Europe- plants and animals. EPI resear-
an countries are among the 20 chers caution that the informati-
cleanest. "Croatia recognises the on used to develop the scale of-
value of tourism and makes clean ten comes from local sources and
beaches a priority. The country, can be of less-than-ideal quality,
which lies across the Adriatic Sea especially in developing countri-
from Italy, offers visitors ample, es. They ranked 149 countries,
healthy fishing stocks and free- and left the remaining 50 or so
dom from waterborne disease. off the list for insufficient data,
But the legacy of decades of co- reads the Forbes article.
mmunist rule endures: Soviet-era The town of Tisno showed
industry pumps out greenhouse once again that is a leader in
gasses and particulates, causing the Sibenik County in ecological
the country's air quality to suf- matters when it held an action to
fer. Croatia's overall biodiversity clean the public areas, beaches
index score is just 14, vs. a still- and sea. The action entitled was
weak 34.8 for the region," reads held on the 18th of April from
the Forbes article "The World's 9 o’clock in the morning till 1
Cleanest Countries". Columbia o’clock in the afternoon and a
University's Center for Internati- large number of local people
onal Earth Science Information turned up to lend a hand. Divers
Network and Yale University's dredged the bottom of the sea in
Center for Environmental Law the Tisno cannel and removed
and Policy developed the index an assortment of waste materials
to highlight the cleanest countri- from car tyres to plastic bottles.
es, and give laggards the oppor- The whole event was livened up
tunity to benchmark efforts to by the brass band “Nanditschwa-
improve their own environments ilera” from Germany. The results
and the health of their citizens. of this action will certainly help
Switzerland tops the list with an to keep Tisno’s reputation as a Tisno – a great eco example
EPI score of 95.5. It is followed by eco-friendly town.«

A collection of the waste
recovered from the
sea around Tisno
april 25th 2009. sibenik times 13
le bit of everything
Wine Tradition

The Sibenik area is famous culture. In the 1930’s sparkling
for its tradition of wine pro- wines from Sibenik were extre-
duction. It history dates from mely popular in Paris and the
the period before the birth of Vatican. The most well known
Christ when vine yards were grapes from the Sibenik region
worked by the ancient Greeks are Babić, Debit, Plavina, Lasin
and Romans. From the middle and Maraština. The most po-
of the 15th century to the 20th pular spirits (rakija) which are
century Sibenik became well served as an appetiser before
known in Europe for its wine meals are travarica and loza.


The donkey is a symbol of Dal- the key to success and hope for the
matia. Without this noble, timid, future. And more importantly the
stubborn and very hardworking donkey became man’s best friend
animal life would have been very and companion. In a sign of gra-
different in Dalmatia. People titude for this unique animal the
wouldn’t have been able to move towns of Tribunj and Primošten
so much stone, harvest so many have both placed a statue to the
grapes, make roads and paths or donkey in the centre of the town.
build so many houses, villages In Tribunj on the first Saturday in
or towns. Men brought water by August is held the biggest and most
donkey, climbed hills and moun- well known “race of the donkeys”
tains, for people the donkey was along the coast of the Adriatic.

Sibenik Children’s Festival

The city of Sibenik has held a the 48th anniversary because at
festival in the name of children the beginning the festival was
since 1958. At the beginning the held once every two years. The
festival was named the Yugosla- International Children’s Festival
vian Children’s festival, and then is a multi-medial cultural event,
in 1991 the name was changed to in fact the festival includes the
the International Children’s Festi- best of everything for children. It
val. This year the festival should is held over two weeks, from the
have marked its 50th anniver- last week of June and the first
sary, although in reality it was week of July.

Dalmatian Chanson

The evenings of Dalmatian ted by the Institute of Croatian
Chanson has been held in Sibe- Music and the festival has won
nik since 1998. It is today the hi- the award in 2001, 2004, 2006
ghest quality Croatian festival of and 2007. This kind of success has
Chanson. Many performers from not been achieved by any other
all over Croatia attend including festival in Croatian. The evenings
four of the leading Croatian ar- of Dalmatian Chanson is tradi-
tists. The festival has in fact won tionally held on the Republic of
the prestigious Porin award four Croatia Square on the first Friday
times. These awards are presen- after the 15th of August.

The City Hall

The City Hall is located in the the first floor is the representati-
central city square (Trg Republi- ve hall in which city councilmen
ke Hrvatske), formerly known as would meet. In December 1943,
Plathei Communis. It is a very during allied air strikes, the Ci-
harmonious and airy Renais- ty Hall building was completely
sance style building built from destroyed and was restored after
1533-1536. The ground floor in- the war, in its original shape and
cludes porch with semi-circular appearance, and the internal
arches supported by columns, area was organized and equi-
which was an access to the for- pped in accordance to the needs
mer public utilities offices. On of new functions.
14 sibenik times saturday
april 25th 2009.


SIBENIK day and friday), 8.00, 8.45, 9.15, 9.45,
10.05, 11.00, 11.45, 12.00, 12.15, 13.00, knin
Grebaštica-Drage-Bratski Dolac at
11.45; Sibenik-Jadrtovac-Žaborić-
LOCAL LINE - sunday
Sibenik-Drniš-Oklaj-Knin at 8.30;
13.10, 13.45, 14.10, 14.37, 16.00, 16.15, Health Centre, tel. 660-552; Gen- Grebaštica-Brnjača-Drage-Bratski Sibenik-Drniš-Kosovo-Knin at 14.00
16.45, 17.45, 19.05 (not on saturday) eral Hospital, tel. 663-732; Bus sta- Dolac at 14.00, 20.00; Sibenik-Bro- (Čupić); Sibenik-Srima-Vodice-
19.35, 20.40, 21.15, 21.40, 22.00, 23.00 tion, tel. 661-005; PHARMACY, tel. darica at 6.10, 7.00, 7.45, 9.30, 10.30, Tribunj-Sovlje at 6.30, 20.00, 21.00;
and 23.30; Sibenik–Rijeka at 6.30, 660-080; Red Cross, tel. 662-019; 11.30, 12.30, 13.05, 14.00, 15.05, 16.05, Sibenik-Srima-Vodice-Tribunj-Jez-
8.45, 9.15, 9.45, 11.00, 13.00, 14.37, Caritas, tel. 661-700; HVIDRA, tel. 17.30, 19.10, 20.00, 21.10; Sibenik- era-Murter at 9.00, 14.00, 18.00; Si-
16.45, 22.00, 23.00 and 23.30; Sibe- 661-612; Library tel. 660-010 Grebaštica-Brnjača-Drage-Bratski benik-Zaton-Raslina at 7.00, 10.30,
Health nik–Makarska–Ploče–Dubrovnik Dolac at 14.00, 20.00; Sibenik- 12.30, 15.20, 18.30, 21.10; Sibenik-
DAILY PHARMACY Centrala (from at 00.00, 2.30, 4.35, 8.00, 11.00, 12.00, Grebaštica-Brnjača-Drage-Bratski Jadrtovac-Boraja-Lepenica-Vrsno
24. April); PHARMACY BALDEKIN, 13.00, 14.20 and 15.10; Sibenik–Za- murter Dolac-Sapini Doci at 15.10; Sibenik- at 15.10; Sibenik-Južna Dubrava-
Stjepana Radića 56a, tel. 332-068; greb at 00.40, 1.30 (motorway), 7.00, PHARMACY tel. 434-129; Dentist Primošten-Rogoznica at 9.45; Danilo-Perković-Sitno at 15.20,
PHARMACY CENTRALA, Stjepana 7.45 (on tuesday and friday), 8.00, tel. 436-026; NP Kornati tel. 435- Sibenik-Primošten-Rogoznica- 21.15; Sibenik-Lozovac-Skradin-
Radića bb, tel. 213-539; PHARMACY 9.15, 9.40, 10.05, 12.00, 13.45, 14.50, 740; Borough of Murter tel. 435- Ražanj at 11.00, 11.45, 14.00, 20.00; Dubravice-Graovo-Plastovo-
VAROŠ, Kralja Zvonimira 32, tel. 212- 15.30, 16.00 (motorway), 17.30, 18.00 599; Jadranska BANK tel. 443- Sibenik-Primošten BIS at 12.30, Sonković at 9.00; Sibenik-Lozovac-
539; PHARMACY PLENČA, Karla Vi- (motorway), 23.00; Sibenik-Karlo- 137; Port Authority tel. 435-190 14.00, 20.00; Sibenik-Dubrava- S k ra d i n - D u b rav i ce - G ra ovo -
pauca 21, tel. 214 -118, Osme dalmat- vac at 7.00, 8.00, 10.05, 13.45, 15.30, Biranj-Danilo-Perković-Sitno at Plastovo-Bratiškovci (to Gračac
inske udarne brigade 3, tel. 331-022; 19.10, 21.40, 23.00; Sibenik–Varaždin 9.00, 12.40 (to Birnja), 21.15; Sibenik- playground) at 15.30; Sibenik-Bilice-
DONACIJSKA PHARMACY, Braće at 13.45; Sibenik–Osijek at 21.40; Si- pirovac Dubrava-Danilo-Perković-Sitno at Stubalj-Vrulje at 7.00, 10.30, 14.00;
Polića bb, tel. 333-437, VITA- SPECI- benik–Požega at 7.45 (tuesday and PHARMACY tel. 467-099, open 11.30, 14.00, 15.20, 20.00; Sibenik- Sibenik-Solaris-Zablaće at 9.00,
JALIZIRANA PRODAVAONICA friday); Sibenik–Slavonski Brod from 8-14,30, saturday from 8 to 12; Kraljice-Mirlović-Nakići-Radonić at 10.00, 13.10, 14.15, 15.10, 17.40, 20.15.
LIJEKOVIMA AND MEDICINSKIM at 19.10 (thursday and sunday) and Doctor surgery tel. 467-080; Bor- 15.10; Sibenik-Konjevrate-Mirlović-
PROIZVODIMA, Biskupa Fosca 11, tel. 21.40 (everyday); Sibenik–Vinkovci ough of Pirovac tel. 467-077; Post Unešić at 11.30; Sibenik-Vrpolje-
215-850 and Biskupa Milete 5a, tel. at 19.10 (thursday and sunday); Sibe- tel. 467-000; Jadranska BANK tel. Kraljice-Mirlović-Unešić-Sedramić
310-525; PHARMACY BARANOVIĆ- nik–Imotski at 3.45; Sibenik–Pula 466-622; Firebrigade tel. 467-090. at 14.00, 20.15; Sibenik-Živković-
PETKOVIĆ, Stjepana Radića 1, tel. at 6.30, 9.45 and 22.00; Sibenik– Pokrovnik-Pakovo Selo-Miljevci
212-061; PHARMACY RADIN, Kralja Rovinj at 22.00; Sibenik-Gospić at at 11.00 (Čupić); Sibenik-Nakić-
Zvonimira 121, tel. 338-716; PHARMA- 9.15; Sibenik–Pag at 9.15. primosten Živković-Pokrovnik-Miljevci at Trains
CY ČOBANOV, Square Ivana Pavla II, Borough of Primošten tel. 571-900; 14.00 (Čupić), 20.15 (Čupić); Sibenik- Departure from Sibenik: 4.26 : for
tel-fax: 331-255; HERBAL PHAR- LOCAL LINE - work day Police tel. 570-092; PHARMACY Bilice-Stubalj-Vrulje at 7.00, 10.30, Perković, Knin and Split; 7.42 : for
MACY GOSPINA TRAVA, Stjepana Sibenik-Drniš-Oklaj-Knin at 6.15 tel. 570-305, Jadranska BANK tel. 12.00, 12.45, 14.00, 15.30, 17.40, 20.00; Perković, Knin, Split, Zagreb; 10.56
Radića 27, tel. 219-245; HERBAL (Čupić); 9.30(Čupić); 15.15 (Čupić); 570-351; Privredna BANK tel. 571- Sibenik-Zaton-Raslina at 7.30, : for Perković, Split and Zagreb;
PHARMACY NATURA, Stjepana Sibenik-Drniš-Kosovo-Knin at 8.30; 160; Post tel. 571-039; Firebrigade 10.30, 12.30, 13.30, 14.00, 15.20, 18.30, 12.25 : for Perković and Split; 15.10 :
Radića 12, tel. 336-116. 10.30; 11.30; 14.00; 20.00; Sibenik- tel. 570-097; Libary 570-259 19.15, 20.00, 21.10; Sibenik-Solaris- for Perković and Zagreb; 15.37 : for
Tisno-Jezera at 10.00 (Jezera bus); Zablaće at 7.00, 9.00, 10.00 11.40, Perković, Knin and Split; 17.43 : for
Sibenik-Betina-Murter at 10.30 13.10, 14.15, 15.10, 16.00, 17.40, 19.10, Perković; 20.l0 : for Perković, Knin
(Murter trade); Sibenik-Grabovci- rogoznica 20.15. and Split; Zagreb, Osijek, Vinkovci;
Stankovci-Budak-Banjevci at 10.30 Borough of Rogoznica tel. 559- 22.50 : for Perković and Zagreb (di-
(Stari Velim); Sibenik-Grabovci- 040; Firebrigade tel. 559-294; Doc- LOCAL LINE - saturday rect).
Velim-Stankovci-Dobra Voda-Ban- tors Surgery tel. 559-032; Dentist Sibenik-Drniš-Oklaj-Knin at 6.15 Arrival at Sibenik: 6.27 : from Knin,
Banks jevci-Benkovac at 14.00, 20.00 (Stari tel. 558-392; PHARMACY tel. 558- (Čupić), 11.30; Sibenik-Drniš-Kosovo- Split, Perković and Zagreb (direct
JADRANSKA BANK: tel. 242-242; Velim); Sibenik-Vodice-Kapela-Jez- 330, Jadranska BANK tel. 559-540; Knin at 8.30, 14.00, 20.00; Sibenik- wagon); at 7.33 : from Perković; 8.54
CROATIA BANK: Square Pavla era-Murter at 5.45, 11.30, 14.00, 20.00; Srima-Vodice-Tribunj-Jezera-Murt- : from Knin, Split and Perković;
Šubića br. 1, tel. 212-033; HRVATSKA Sibenik-Srima-Vodice-Tribunj-Sov- er at 5.45, 9.00, 11.30, 14.00, 18.00; 12.07 : from Zagreb and Perković;
POŠTANSKA BANK: A. Starčevića bb, lje at 6.30, 7.15, 8.40, 10.15, 11.15, 12.15, skradin Sibenik-Srima-Vodice-Tribunj- 13.34 : from Perković; 16.37 : from
tel. 337-345; OTP BANK: Ante Šupuka 12.45, 14.00, 14.30, 19.10, 20.00; Sibe- PHARMACY – open mon, wed Sovlje at 6.30, 7.15, 8.40, 10.15, 20.00 Zagreb and Perković; 17.33 : from
22, tel. 062/201-555; PRIVREDNA nik-Srima-Vodice-Tribunj-Jezera- and fri from 7,30 to 13,30, and tue 21.00; Sibenik-Srima-Vodice at 8.00, Knin, Split and Perković; at 18.48
BANK ZAGREB: Vladimira Nazora Murter at 9.00; 15.20 18.00; 21.00; and thu from 13.30 to 19.30. tel. 9.20; Sibenik-Zaton-Raslina at 7.00, : from Perković; 21.20 : from Knin,
1, tel. 322-150; RAIFFEISEN BANK Sibenik-Srima-Vodice at 8.00, 9.20, 771-099, 771-049 10.30, 12.30, 15.20, 18.30, 21.10; Sibe- Split, Perkovića and Zagreb (fast
AUSTRIA: Square Dražena Petrovića 13.30, 19.30; Sibenik-Srima-Vodice- nik-Jadrtovac-Boraja-Lepenica- train).
bb, tel. 348-800; HVB - SPLITSKA Pirovac-Kašić at 11.40, 14.00, 20.00; Vrsno at 12.00, 15.10, 20.30; Sibenik-
BANK: Poljana 2, tel. 022/214-663; Sibenik-Vodice-Pirovac-Kašić- tisno/jezera Južna Dubrava-Danilo-Perković-
ZAGREBAČKA BANK: Biskupa Milete Banjevci at 15.20; Sibenik-Skradin- Borough of Tisno tel. 439-262, Sitno at 9.00, 11.30, 15.20, 21.15;
2a, tel. 022/201-370; ERSTE BANK Piramatovci-Krković-Žažvić-Lišani 439-264, 439-268; PHARMACY Sibenik-Konjevrate-Nakić-Mirlović
d.d.: Poljana 5, tel. 062/374-540; at 14.00, 20.15; Sibenik-Vodice-Čista tel. 438-512, Jadranska BANK tel. at 15.20; Sibenik-Lozovac-Skradin-
HYPO-GROUP ALPE ADRIA: Stjep- Velika-Prović-Vukšić at 11.15, 14.00, 438-486; FINA tel. 438-499; Post Dubravice-Graovo-Plastovo-
ana Radića 77a, tel. 311-940; VOLKS- 20.15; Sibenik-Grabovci-Crljenik- tel. 439-250; Port Authority tel. Bratiškovci-Laškovica-Skradin- Boats
BANK: Square Dražena Petrovića bb, Stankovci-Budak-Radašinovci- 439-313; ACI marina, tel. 439 295 . Sonković at 9.00; Sibenik-Lozovac- SIBENIK – ZLARIN (ferry): tuesday
tel. 668-100; KRIŽEVAČKA BANK: Banjevci at 15.20 (Stari Velim); Skradin-Sonković-Dubravice- and thursday at 12.30, return at 19.10.
Biskupa J. Milete 6, tel. 215-396. Sibenik-Vodice-Čista Velika- Graovo-Plastovo-Ićevo-Laškovica- SIBENIK – ŽIRJE (ferry): tuesday,
Lađevci-Krković-Bilostanovi- tribunj Rupe at 13.00; Sibenik-Lozovac- wednesday and thursday at 12.30,
Žažvić-Lišani-Vukšić-Prović at Borough of Tribunj tel. 446-357, Dubravice-Graovo-Plastovo- return at 17.45. Monday, friday and
15.30; Sibenik-Lozovac-Skradin- fax. 446-830; Tourist board of Ićevo-Laškovica-Rupe at 15.30; saturday at 10.30, return friday at 15,
D u b rav i ce - R u p e - L a š kov i ca - Tribunj tel./fax. 446-143; Jadran- Sibenik-Skradin-Sonković-Gračac- monday and saturday at 15.30 , return
Đevrske at 10.30, 14.30, 19.30 (Anto- ska BANK tel. 446-992; Croatian Vaćani-Piramatovci at 15.20; Sibe- at 13 and 17.45 . Sunday and holidays
nio tours); Sibenik-Lozovac-Skradin- Post Office Tribunj tel. 446-855, nik Lozovac-Skradin-Dubravice- at 11.00, return at 17.45.
Buses Laškovica-Rupe at 11.15, 12.45, 14.00, fax. 446-830. Rupe-Laškovica-Đevrske at 10.30, SIBENIK – KAPRIJE (hydrofoil Mis-
Departure buses from Sibenik 15.30, 20.00; Sibenik-Skradin- 14.30, 19.30 (Antonio tours); Sibenik- lav): monday, tuesday, wednesday,
Sibenik–Trogir–Split at 00.00, Sonković-Piramatovci at 12.45, Vodice-Čista Velika-Lađevci- thursday and saturday at 18.45, friday
00.30, 2.30, 3.00, 3.45, 4.35, 5.15, 15.20; Sibenik-Skradin-Sonković- vodice Krković-Bilostanovi-Lišani-Vukšić at 16.00 and 19.30, return at 6.50,
6.45, 8.00, 8.30, 9.00, 9,20, 10.00, Piramatovci-Lađevci-Lišani at Doctors Surgery tel. 022/443-169; (end of village)-Prović at 12.00 (and friday and at 18.05 . Sunday and holi-
10.30, 11.00, 12.00, 12.30 (not sunday), 11.00, 20.15; Sibenik-Lozovac- Dentist tel. 022/443-624; PHAR- Piramatovci), 15.30 (to Bilostanova); days at 9 and 18.45, return at 6.50 and
13.00, 14.00, 14.20, 15.10, 15.30, 15.40, Skradin-Graovo-Plastovo-Ićevo- MACY 022/ 443-168; Vet surgery Sibenik-Bilice-Stubalj-Vrulje at 11.20 .
16.00, 16.30, 17.00, 17.30, 18.00 18.15, Laškovica-Rupe-Sonković at 9.00; 022/443-355 Bus station, 022/443- 7.00, 10.30, 12.45, 15.30, 20.00; Sibe- SIBENIK – ZLARIN – PRVIĆ –
18.55, 19.00, 19.30, 20.30, 20.45, 21.15 Sibenik-Jadrtovac-Boraja-Lep- 627; Port Authority, tel. 022/443- nik-Grabovci-Stankovci-Budak at ŠEPURINE - VODICE: monday, tues-
(not on saturday), 22.00 and 23.30; enica-Vrsno at 10.15, 15.10, 20.30; 055; Post, tel. 022/442-145. 10.30 (Stari Velim); Sibenik-Solaris- day, wednesday, thursday, friday and
Sibenik–Pirovac–Biograd–Zadar Sibenik-Boraja-Lepanica-Vrsno Zablaće at 7.00, 9.00, 10.00, 13.10, saturday at 6.00, 9.30, 13.30, 15.30
at 5.45, 6.30, 7.00, 7.45 (only on tues- at 12.00, 14.00; Sibenik-Jadrtovac- 14.15, 15.10, 17.40, 20.15. and 19.30 .
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• SKRADIN • TISNO • VODICE Squid With Potato Ingredients
Osnivač i izdavač | Publisher:
Šibenski list d.o.o. • 18 oz. (500 g) squid
• 3.5 lb. (1.5 kg) potatoes
Adresa | Address:
Božidara Petranovića 3, Šibenik • 4 fl oz. (100 ml) olive oil
Telefoni | Telephones: • 2 cloves garlic
022/311-300; 022/311-399 • 1 tablespoon of mixed spices
022/330-100; 022/311-302 • parsley
• salt and
Jezera / Tisno Direktor | Director:
Srđan Bužančić • pepper

Glavni urednik | Editor in chief:
Zdravko Pilić

Urednik | Editor:
Mark Thomas

Knin Asistent | Assistant:
Grga Mirjanić

Fotoreporteri | Photography:
Vilson Polić
Nikolina Vuković Stipaničev Clean, wash and slice the squid into 3/4 inch (2 the remaining potato. Sprinkle with more pars-
CROPIX cm) wide strips. Peel and thinly slice the pota- ley and salt and pour the remaining oil on top.
Grafička priprema | Graphics: toes. Chop the garlic and parsley. Pour half the oil Cover (must be cooked in a covered dish so that
( into an oven-proof casserole dish, spread a layer calamaries remain juicy and require no basting)
Orsat Lasić
Murter Luka Čanković | Nino Milin of potato and sprinkle with salt. Then spread the and cook in oven pre-heated to Gas Mark 7 (220
calamaries over the potato, sprinkle with pepper, oC) for about 45 minutes. Serve with a seasonal
• Nikolina Čvorak • garlic, parsley and mixed spices and cover with salad.
• Elida Slavica •
Mobitel: 091.302. 01. 06

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Seven day Now & Then
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A view taken of the Dolac suburb of Sibenik in 1920.

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The same scene today although with a somewhat rougher sea.

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