French magazine Destination, the French edition of the magazine Forbes, a women's magazine Version Femina, daily newspaper and portal Le Figaro, are just some of the prestigious French media that actively write and publish about Croatia as an attractive, desirable and safe tourist destination.
"Croatia's presence in the leading French media represents additional visibility and promotion, which is extremely important to us in these circumstances. Destination magazine is very popular, it will be available at points of sale for several months, at a time when many other destinations are also being promoted in order to attract French guests. ", she pointed out Danijela Mihalić Đurica, Director of the Representation of the Croatian National Tourist Board in France, adding that numerous publications in the French media were, among other things, the result of the activities of the office in France.
Namely, the last issue of the magazine Destination it is entirely dedicated to Croatia. The magazine talks about a hundred pages about the beauties of Croatia, and in addition to beaches and islands, the beauties of destinations from the interior such as Zagorje and city-break destinations such as Zagreb, Split and Rijeka are also shown. The magazine has been printed in 100 copies and will be available at points of sale throughout France until the end of the summer. In the French edition Forbes has been published list of 12 attractive European islands which are ideal destinations to visit this summer, and the list, along with the most beautiful Portuguese, Greek and Spanish islands, also includes Korcula with additional information about the current conditions for entering Croatia and the Safe Stay in Croatia project.
And one of the most widely read French women's magazines Version Femina, followed by an average of five million readers, published an article recommending it a visit to beautiful Dubrovnik, ie Stradun, Lokrum, Lovrijenac Fortress and other sights of this "pearl of the Adriatic". Dubrovnik is the central topic and article on the specialized portal Figaronautisme.com, dedicated to nautical sports. This high-quality and highly readable nautical portal suggests a visit to its readers Lokrum on which there are beautiful beaches, the natural phenomenon of the Dead Sea and the Royal Fortress built by the French themselves during Napoleon's occupation.
The magazine's portal also writes about Croatia Biba which is among the most beautiful places in Europe ranked first National park Plitvice Lakes, while Korcula is classified as list of the most beautiful islands which should definitely be visited this summer.
Let us add that according to the eVisitor system, more than 34 arrivals and more than 116 overnight stays have been made in Croatia so far this year. French guests which compared to the same period last year represents growth of almost 300% in overnight stays.