Tag : Croatia

Competition – Love International Festival

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Fancy winning one of 2 pairs of tickets to Love International Festival this summer? Just head over to The Gryphon Clubs Facebook page and LIKE the competition post here. Winners will be picked at random and announced on Friday 26th February so you can get those flights booked! Love International is the … Read More

Festival Fun on Croatia Sands

3 years ago / 0 comments

Croatia may be rich with with culture and surrounded by sapphire waters, but it is for its festivals that this European gem has become known for, with explosively exciting events taking place each summer. It comes as no surprise, really. What better country than one blessed with sea and sun to … Read More

Sport ǀ Cilic completes dramatic turnaround

4 years ago / 0 comments

Marin Cilic could scarcely have dreamed that just over a year after being banned for inadvertently taking glucose tablets containing a banned substance, he would be lifting the men’s singles trophy at Flushing Meadows. This was a landmark tournament that gave us a glimpse of the next dominant generation of … Read More

Music | Soundwave Croatia 2014 – Bands and Artists Review

4 years ago / 0 comments

Hidden along the sprawling Adriatic coastline of Croatia lies The Garden Tisno, home to Soundwave Festival. The picture-perfect location, dreamy 35 degree weather, and glistening clear waters lure crowds in their thousands. However, competing with 5 other festivals on the Croatian circuit (Outlook, Dimensions, Hideout, Electric Elephant, Unknown), the music … Read More

Sport | Brazil lead the way as England prepare to say goodbye

4 years ago / 0 comments

As the last round of group matches got under way at the FIFA World Cup, Ste Topping rounds up the talking points from a busy day in Brazil and looks ahead to an English goodbye.   Monday’s action began in Group B, as Chile took on the Netherlands in a … Read More

Sport | Spain back on the plane but will Greece slip up against Japan?

4 years ago / 0 comments

After a disappointing day of World Cup action on Tuesday that only saw five goals scored with two draws, normal service was resumed on Wednesday with 11 goals in the three matches played, with the most action packed games to date. The biggest shock of the day was the early … Read More

Blogs | Postcards from Europe – Zagreb

5 years ago / 0 comments

Like a rainbow emerging from the storm, Zagreb is the beautifully archaic capital city of a country that’s starting to make a name for itself after a violent struggle for political independence. The city is steeped in history, with its medieval architecture, open-air markets, and surrounding neighbourhoods full of houses … Read More

Students hospitalised after driver falls asleep at wheel

5 years ago / 0 comments

Two students have been involved in a near fatal bus crash on the way back from a festival in Croatia.

Festival Preview: Unknown

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Unknown Festival Where: Rovinj, Croatia When: Tuesday 10th September – Saturday 14th September Who: Live: Actress / Clean Bandit / Disclosure / Django Django / East India Youth / Factory Floor / Four Tet / Henrik Schwarz / Jagwar Ma / Jessie Ware / Lindstrom / Lulu James / Moderat / The Horrors … Read More

Review: Dimensions Festival

6 years ago / 0 comments

Photo: Michaela Lesayová Dimensions Festival Forta Punta Christo, Pula, Croatia Thursday 6th September – Sunday 9th September Dimensions is the new sister festival of the hugely successful Outlook. Focusing on the deeper side of electronic music, with a lean towards house and techno, it took place a week after Outlook, … Read More