World in the City Interview

I sip on a peach ice tea as I wait for Jaione Yubero, a participant of a AIESEC Global Volunteer Project from the Basque Country in Spain, to join me. 10 minutes later she emerges from inside and sits down next to me, fresh-faced and positive. A 5-minute walk from our Student Accommodation...

Cooking Strukli!

For this blog post, the AIESEC Discover Zagreb team are going to guide you through our experience in cooking a Croatian traditional dish called Strukli! It is a Croatian dish...

Visiting Samobor.

Half an hour out of the centre of Zagreb finds you in the small town of Samobor, home of the creamy samoborska kremšnita. After arriving in the town...

Abandoned Remains of a Dark Past.

For a glimpse into the dark and gloomy political past of Zagreb, look no further than Villa Rebar. Situated in the edge of Zagreb, surrounded by wild, overgrown hedges, lies the remains of the home of Ante Pavelic...

The Life and Memory of a Great Sportsman.

The Dražen Petrovič Memorial Center is dedicated to honouring the memory and achievements of the greatest Croatian player in the history of basketball. Basketball is...

Embracing heartbreak in Zagreb.

Usually the experience of going to a museum makes you feel like an outsider peeping in through a window, observing and learning for a while, but losing that connection the moment the window closes. For the first time...

A look into renewable energy in Croatia.

As we step out of the van after our 4-hour journey to Danilo, a wind farm just outside of the city of Šibenik and 15km away from the Adriatic Sea, we are greeted by a completely different view of hills in the countryside and blustering winds. When we arrive we are greeted by the Manager of the wind farms...

Is this real or is this just an illusion?

When the boredom of everyday monotony of life gets a bit much, a little bit of magic and a lot of new perspective is enough to shake things up. This is exactly what the Museum of Illusions in Zagreb does. You can explore the world of wonder and experience the impossible at the Museum of Illusions which is located at...
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an individual's playground found in contemporary art.

The angular, asymmetric building stands quietly next the busy junction. The busy shopping mall and roads leading out of Zagreb juxtapose the still and minimalistic décor I find inside. All noises from outside cease. Speaking to the receptionist, he comments casually...