Croatia’s capital city boasts a bustling culture that features beautiful cafés lining every street, excellent shopping opportunities, great museums and some truly incredible architecture. The city of Zagreb is steeped in medieval history and was a Communist stronghold for much of its existence. While it certainly came a long way, it still remains a socially conservative place.
However, you’ll find the city of more than 1 million is quite welcoming to the LGBTQ+ community. Not only does it boast the largest Pride event in the country, but it also houses the only handful of gay venues in Croatia. Hotpot is the premier gay dance club in the city, while Denis Bar offers a more laid-back vibe and an older crowd. Funk Club, while not exclusively LGBTQ+, is also a great place to cut loose. Meanwhile, Bacchus Jazz Bar is one of the best places in town to catch live music.
Travelers will want to check out Kino Europa Cafe, a 500-seat cinema built in 1924. It hosts the annual Zagreb Film Festival, along with art-house films. There’s also a large yet quaint café serving excellent beer and coffee. KIC Club, or the Cultural Information Center, is another great venue with a focus on the arts. The LGBTQ+ community gathers here frequently to enjoy films, lectures and book presentations while sipping on beer and tea.
Discrimination based on sexual orientation is banned in Croatia, but there’s still an undercurrent of hostility from local conservatives. LGBTQ+ travelers are welcome and not in danger, but you might get a few odd looks from the locals.
Wales is often an overlooked country because it’s smaller than its neighbors and does not have as many popular landmarks and attractions to pull people in. However, the country is gorgeous and travelers who make the journey will be left breathless by the beauty of the landscape. It’s a green land with rolling hills and quaint towns. Wales is also home to many beautiful castles waiting to be visited.
Bleisure — it’s a term we’re all familiar with these days. After all, millennials drive the rising trend, combining business and leisure trips regularly. Take a few days to decompress in a new destination after a hectic schedule of meetings and business.
Lavido is the skin and body care brand offering products inspired by nature. The Israeli-based company was formed in 2003 with the goal to address skincare needs with products made from raw, plant-based ingredients. Lavido launched in the United States in 2015.
Travel pros already know there’s an art to selecting the right clothes to withstand the demands of being on the road. From non-wrinkle shirts and dresses to creating a micro-capsule wardrobe that easily mixes and matches together, there’s a solution for every situation. But undergarments are often overlooked as a travel must-have. Not all undergarments are travel-ready and require the right style and material for effortless packing and wear. ExOfficio makes it easy with quick-drying, comfortable and lightweight material. You can even wash, wring, roll and hang your undergarments while on the road for quick-drying. Here’s the run-down on which ExOfficio undergarments to choose.
Mana is the life force Tahitians believe connects all things. Feel the mana for yourself on a visit to the islands of Tahiti, and sample some of these activities as you connect with the breathtaking nature of the South Pacific. Fly Air France from the United States to Tahiti in the most convenient and comfortable way and let your holiday start on board.