Swallow green

As we are all becoming more aware of the huge damage plastic garbage (especially plastic bottles and straws) cause to our Eco system and marine life, we at Lastavica Cruises decided to do something about it. Anyone who has spent at least…

The Secrets of Underground Vis

If you have heard of Vis island, then you know why it's slowly becoming one of the most popular places to visit: the unique serenity enveloping the entirety of the island, small villages which seem stuck in time and countless secluded beaches.…

India And The Vision of a Green Country

India was one of the most prominent and impressive countries present at the 2015 Paris Climate Change Conference. A waterfall in the India pavilion, numerous multimedia exhibits and an entire army of panelists were painting a very clear picture:…

8 Tips to Help Preserve the Adriatic Sea

Croatia has recently been dubbed the Ibiza of the Adriatic by several influential travel blogs and news outlets, and it's hard not to see why: just last year Croatia had a mind-blowing 16.5 million visitors registered between January and October.…

Discover Šibenik

One of the most well-known and attractive nature spots in Croatia is undoubtedly the National Park of Krka. This slice of heaven on Earth is famous for its pristine nature, intricate river paths, and large and majestic waterfalls roaring their…

China and Thailand are fighting plastic pollution right now

Ever since it has been identified as the world’s largest manufacturer of plastic, China began increasing its restrictions on single-use plastics. The National Development and Reform Commission, in accordance with the Ministry of Ecology…

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…