There are two statues of St. George in the city of Zagreb

St. George (originally Sv. Juraj) is considered to be one of the most respected saints in Christianity and one of the most favorite saints among the Croatians, which is why many legends about him were created that are being told over and over again. All stories point to the fact that St. George was observed as a brave knight who …

What is your favorite location you’ve visited as a tourist?

Have you ever been to Zagreb? Yes? Then probably you’ve visited most of its popular places. For sure, you have visited its main square, you’ve taken a couple of photos from the Strossmayer promenade or even from the Tower Lotrscak, you’ve seen the most amazing roof ever…

Statue of the famous inventor Nikola Tesla in the Masarykova street

The monument to the greatest Croatian inventor, Nikola Tesla, is located at the crossroads of Preradoviceva and Masarykova / Teslina Street, and it’s a work of Ivan Mestrovic. The memorial is 2.5 meters high, it is cast in copper, and it was intended for the Rudjer Boskovic Institute. But MeŇ°trovic opposed the idea of moving the monument anywhere or making …

Well of Life: Sculpture in front of the Croatian national theatre

The Well of life is a masterpiece, located in front of the impressive building of the Croatian National Theatre, whose author is the famous Croatian sculptor Ivan Mestrovic. The work was created at the beginning of the 20th century, and in 1912 it was placed at today’s location.