Croatia is a well-developed nation under a parliamentary democracy and is in the process of accession to the European Union (EU). Facilities for tourism are available throughout the country, and the Adriatic coast is a popular tourist destination.
ASAHI HAIKUIST NETWORK/ David McMurray
Croatian haikuist Slobodan Pupovac imagined the opening ceremony of the Games in South Korea. The Lunar Year of the Rooster ended by the time retired high school teacher Satoru Kanematsu awoke from an all-English dream. Deftly written while admiring a ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:00:00 GMT
Feature: Famous fountains in Zagreb lit up red for Chinese New Year
Later that day, a gala was held in Zagreb to celebrate the Chinese New Year saw the attendance of Deputy Speaker of Croatian Parliament Zeljko Reiner, former president Stjepan Mesic, and local primary school teachers and shipyard workers. Speaking to ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Feb 2018 03:30:00 GMT
Don\'t curry the yoghurt... learn the Irish language and beat cultural sectarianism
So eventually Mr Adams mostly stuck to English down south, although, of course, when he speaks to the faithful he puts in the occasional slab of Irish for effect, knowing they'd applaud him even if he addressed them in Serbo-Croatian. To give Mr Adams his ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:54:00 GMT
Waterbury Native Bringing Long-Distance Glory To Croatia
Most runners don't move from the United States to Croatia and become Olympic marathoners ... At the time, she was coaching herself and teaching English. She knew she was a steeplechaser and a 10,000-meter runner. She was an All-American in cross country.
Publ.Date : Thu, 19 Jul 2012 14:14:24 GMT
40th Int\'l Book and Teaching Appliances Fair held in Croatia
People visit the 40th International Book and Teaching Appliances Fair (Interliber) in Zagreb, Croatia, on Nov. 7, 2017. The six-day fair which started on Tuesday has attracted some 300 exhibitors from 16 countries. (Xinhua/Tomislav Miletic)
Publ.Date : Tue, 07 Nov 2017 23:44:00 GMT
First picture of ISIS Beatle in custody: Captured jihadi who \'was snared as he tried to cross back into Europe\' is seen in detention as his former hostages call for justice
Along with Mohammed Emwazi - the killer nicknamed Jihadi John - and Aine Davis, the pair are thought to have been part of a group named after the '60s band because of their English accents ... and talk about jihad.' Me, I teach my kids about religion ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Feb 2018 23:45:00 GMT
The woman who refused to say \'hello\'
Glavish's "M?m?" is Ngapeka Teririkore Nahi, her beloved Ng?ti Wh?tua maternal grandmother who raised her, teaching her ... grandmother had much English and, as a result, Glavish was more comfortable speaking te reo and Croatian until she went to ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Feb 2018 04:00:00 GMT
15 Travel Themes to Explore in Retirement
Some of the primary filming locations include Northern Ireland (Winterfell) and Dubrovnik, Croatia (King's Landing ... are available around the world focusing on conservation, teaching, building homes, archaeology and cultural and community projects.
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:40:00 GMT
Tradewise Gibraltar: Keeping up with Nakamura
The English Opening Vol. 1 Williams main teaching method behind this set of two DVDs is to ... with his fifth win on Monday against Croatian GM Ivan Saric. A newcomer who's been a standout so far is Lance Henderson De La Fuente, a name that fits well ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jan 2018 15:00:00 GMT
A glimpse at Croatia?s socialized medicine
It was 6 a.m. on my first day of teaching a weeklong leadership course for the ... It was hard to find the ophthalmology unit. Signs were in Croatian and no one spoke English. Fortunately, Dr. Kresimir Yulkich noticed that I was lost and guided me to ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 02 Jun 2012 15:45:00 GMT