Croatian inventors have their own murals in the Upper town

You may heard of Tesla, right? Not the car Tesla, but the scientist by which the car factory got its name. Nikola Tesla was a famous Croatian inventor who discovered electricity, so the Zagreb art scene had to make something for him. He got his mural, together with the other Croatian inventor (Slavoljub Penkala), on the Upper town in Zagreb. …

The Strossmayer promenade: One of the most beautiful places in Zagreb

Sunday morning, the sun is just beginning to rise above the horizon, and Ban Josip Jelacic Square counts only a dozen citizens and sleepy tourists. A sight awaiting for us as we leave the empty tram, and heading to Radiceva Street. Just as we entered Radiceva, we turn left towards Zakmardi’s stairs, and the pulse slowly starts to accelerate as …

Vranyczany Plateau: Different view of the Stross promenade and Zagreb

Vranyczany Plateau is like a small paradise on the Upper town in Zagreb. Located just next to the Tower Lotrscak and above the Strossmayer promenade, it has a small opening from where you can see a beautiful panorama of Zagreb. Since the mentioned Tower Lotrscak and the Strossmayer promenade offer more, and even higher, viewpoints, this view is one of …