The impact of Nikola Tesla

Croatian-American (or Serbian-American, depending on your point of view) engineer and physicist Nikola Tesla (1856-1943) made an incredible number of breakthroughs in the production, transmission and application of electric power. He pioneered…

Plastic bottles to Cars

Ford Motor Company has been helping to promote the use of environmentally-friendly car parts. The revolutionary way they plan to do it is by using recycled plastic bottles to make carpets, underbody shields on all of their cars and SUVs, and…

Which companies are taking the environment seriously?

According to Plastic Oceans International (POI), we produce over 300 million tons of plastic each year around the world, half of which are attributed to single-use products. That production remains unchecked, meaning that the planet and its…

A gem of Ragusa

Although it definitely is the biggest one, Dubrovnik is not the only gem found in the southern Croatian Adriatic. Cavtat is a unique town on the Adriatic, an old city situated on the hilly part of the wooded peninsula Rat, its surroundings…

Architecture lessons on Korčula

If you ever find yourself in a mood to visit a small place with some nice beaches and beautiful architecture, then the walled town of Korčula is the right place for you. Located on the island bearing the same name, this place is located on…

Plastic into lumber

A trailblazing Canadian company is introducing a new type of peak sustainability! They have started gathering their municipal plastic waste, and turning in into lumber. Planks, beams and much more, made entirely out of recycled plastic and…

Odyssey in the Adriatic

When you mention the pearls of the southern part of Dalmatia to people, everyone will automatically think of Dubrovnik. However, in the recent years, another place in the same county has been getting more and more attention. That place is…

The Seabin

Every day we witness new ways in which extraordinary people try to save our oceans. People like Pete Ceglinski and Andrew Turton, the two Australians that started this amazing project, are definitely among them. In 2016, growing extremely worried…

Adidas x Parley collection

German based sportswear company Adidas is spearheading the ecological effort among similar companies so far. In 2016, they have stopped using plastic bags entirely, in their stores, and are continuing to implement this effort in their production…

From Baška to the Moon

If you ever find yourself driving along the island of Krk and decide to go all the way you will be simply astonished with the sight. What you will see is probably one of the least known, yet unbelievably beautiful and historically important…