Beach time

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Want to spend some time relaxing and swimming in crystal clear waters? We picked few places worth visiting. BANJE The nearest beach to the Apartments On the Sunny Side. Take the steps downwards and you’re there in only 3 min. Banje beach can be a bit crowded in peak season but then you can walk […]

Day trip

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BADIJA Badija is the island closest to the Old Town Korcula and it takes only 15 minutes by taxi-boat to get there. A famous 14th century Franciscan Monastery is located on the island. The island has beautiful beaches and swimming spots with crystal clear sea. You can walk around the whole island or find a […]

Moreska the sword dance

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Moreska is a traditional local romantic sword dance. It is performed only by males from Korcula. The White and Black king and their armies confront each other with a mixture of solos and varying rhythms through seven different dances. There are two groups of dancers in a battle to win a young woman’s affection. Moreska […]

KPK

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Korcula Swimming Club (Korčulanski plivački klub – KPK) is the oldest and the most famous Korcula sports association. Since 1930 until today, the KPK name was and remains, with Moreska sword dance and Marco Polo, the symbol of Korcula Town. Years back, the generations could play and train only from June to September, at the […]

St. Anthony’s Hill

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A half an hour of pleasant walk from the center of Korcula towards Lumbarda will get you to St. Anthony’s Hill, the part of the town called Sveti Antun. Climb the 102 steps through the avenue of cypresses and you’ll find a nice cute 14th century church of St. Anthony dedicated to St. Anthony of […]

Sport enthusiasts

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For those who prefer active vacation there are numerous sport activities on the island. Surfing, kayaking, sailing, swimming, diving, hiking, biking, all you can think of. Water sports Thanks to ideal winds, windsurfing is one of the most popular sport activities. Oreb Club Sailing School is located at Banje beach, only 3 min from the […]

Explore the Old Town

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If you are in Korcula, follow these tips for exploring Korcula Old Town. If you are not, pack your bags and come. We promise you’ll be amazed. The Great Land Gate and Revelin Tower The historic entrance to the walled Korcula Old Town is the Great Land Gate, characterized by the Revelin Tower. The Land […]

Marco Polo

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Marco Polo’s House Some legends say that Marco Polo, the famous world traveler, merchant, writer and explorer, was born in Korcula. The Marco Polo’s House is located in the skinny tower in the Depolo street. His childhood home is available for guests to explore and enjoy the breathtaking view from inside over Korcula’s Old Town […]