Split Definitive

The new, the old and the weird as seen from Split's Old Town

Ready…Set…BID!

Split might be the venue for the 2016 European Athletics championships if the Croatian Athletic Association gets its way. They plan to put a bid in for the games after hosting this year’s Continenta…

Desperate Housewife loves Croatia’s Adriatic Coast

The Croatian Times reports that “Desperate Housewives” star Eva Longoria has praised Croatia for its beauty and excellent Italian food, admitting that she did not know where the country was before her visit this summer.

During an interview on The Ellen DeGeneres show, Longoria mentioned the summer holidays she spent with her husband Tony Parker on the Adriatic coast.

Although Parker had…

Not a Lot of People Know That!

Many people know that the white limestone which makes up Split’s fourth century Diocletian’s Palace comes from the nearby island of Brac. But not many know that the white columns of the White House in Washington DC are made from the same stone, quarried from near the village of Pucisca on t…

FA Cup in Split?

Guernsey, Englands representatives at the UEFA Regions Cup are playing their group matches near Split. Tomorrow they play Croatia at Dugopole, after which they will play Wales in Klis and Turkey in nearby Solin. Good luck…

Dumbarton to Croatia by Renault Espace???

A group of mates from Scotland are gearing up Top Gear style to drive from Dumbarton to Split in a £200, M-reg Renault Espace. 
The drive will be as part of the annual Sucata Split rally and Thomas Callaghan (aka Dirty Harry), ‘Bigman’ Frank Wilson, ‘2pac’ John Connell, and Steven Young (aka Twinny the Pooh) are hoping to get down the UK and through Belgium. Germany, Austria, and Slovenia over…

Dumbarton to Croatia???

A group of pals from bonny Scotland are gearing up Top Gear style to drive from Dumbarton to Split in a £200, M-reg Renault Espace. The drive will be as part of the annual Sucata Split rally.
Thomas Callaghan (AKA Dirty Harry), ‘Bigman’ Frank Wilson, ‘2pac’ John Connell, and Steven Young (Twinny the Pooh) are hoping to get down the UK and through Belgium. Germany, Austria, and Slovenia over t…

Sun, Sea, and Bangin’ Tunes

Split’s Bacvice beach will be the venue for two days of hip-hop, drum’n’ bass, and funky house when the Enter Festival takes place on the 6th and 7th of August.
On the main stage, internationally known DJ’s including Tom Novy, Alex Gaudino,Steve Angello and Kenny Dope will be supported by the best of Croatian mixers. While, on the ‘xSTatic Stage’. festival goers can look forward to a graffit…

Bottom Gear All the Way

Four mates from North London have completed the Sucateer Challenge, which involves driving a car costing less than £250 from Bruges, Belgium to Split, Croatia.
Calling their team Bottom Gear, each of the four nicknamed themselves after a presenter from the BBC’s Top Gear programme… Clarkson, May, Hammond, and The Stig. Their car, a J reg Range Rover, was nicknamed The Beast. So far they hav…

Hello Sailor!

The European Finn Sailing Championships are being held in Split at the moment.
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Split to host Euro 2012.. Futsal that is…

Croatia has been selected as host nation of the UEFA Futsal Euro 2012 with games being played in Zagreb and the 10,931-seater Spaladium Arena in…

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