Zagreb has its own Egyptian mummy located in the Archaeological Museum

Did you know that Zagreb has its own Egyptian mummy? This archaeological rarity can be found in the Archaeological Museum in the center of the city. The mummified person is Nesi-hensu, wife of Paher-hensu, the “divine tailor” from Thebes. The mummy was wrapped in linen bandages with a text inscribed in the Etruscan language. This is known as the Zagreb …

Do you know what Zagreb and Orient express have in common?

You’ve probably heard of the Orient express train, but do you know what does it have in common with Zagreb? One of the most known hotels in Zagreb, Esplanade, was built in 1925 to provide accommodation for passengers on the Orient express, the legendary train which travelled between Paris and Istanbul. The hotel was the focal point of Zagreb society, …