CNN Produces TV-spots About Croatia

ZAGREB, 26.6.2006.

Today, the Croatian National Tourist Board (HTZ) informed the public  that a CNN television crew is currently producing TV-spots about Croatia under the title 'Journey through the heart of Croatia', which will be aired on CNN as a part of a promotional campaign organized by the HTZ.

The CNN crew is visiting Croatia from 25 June to 5 July, underlining in the new TV-spots Croatia's cultural monuments, art, gastronomy, enology as well as the offer of agro-tourism.

In Zagreb they will visit the Upper Town, the Cathedral and the Modern Gallery. In Istria the Arena in Pula, the Euphrasian Basilica in Poreč, fields of olive-trees in Buje and in the village of Ipša, vineyards in Kremenje. The journalists will also have the opportunity to taste typical Istrian specialties served in a traditional farm house.

The journey continues with a trip to Split where they will see Diocletian's Palace, the Peristyle and the Meštrović Gallery. The history of Croatian wine (Plavac, Dingač…) will be presented to them on the Island of Pelješac. The whole tour will end in Dubrovnik. 

HTZ also explained that the producing of those TV – spots was the result of their long and successful cooperation with one of the world’s largest TV station.