Welcome to Balthazar city! Did you know Rijeka inspired the fictional town in the legendary kids' TV show? It’s just one aspect of the epic cultural calendar Rijeka has planned for us in 2020, which we’ll be getting to grips with in this issue. Have you noticed how chilly it's been recently? Winter is on its way, and it’s time to start embracing it. Thankfully, this magazine is packed with seriously good events to keep you warm throughout the season - including our autumn and winter highlights of the Rijeka 2020 Capital of Culture programme.
Discover everything Rijeka has to offer in our 88-page guide, packed with essential information and insider's knowledge. See the highlights below.
The free digital edition is available for download now. You also can buy the magazine at Tisak and iNovine in Croatia or at our distributors in the UK.
Summer might be over, but Rijeka's cultural calendar is just hotting up. We look at the best things to do in the city this autumn.
We look at the life and literature of Rijeka's greatest literary voice, Daša Drndić.
From quality, affordible bistros to superbly cosy bars, find the best places to eat and drink this season.
We spoke to Rijeka's leading ladies in the world of art, music and literature to understand what the European Capital of Culture year means to the city.
We've trawled through the Rijeka European Capital of Culture 2020 programme to bring you a calendar of autumn/winter highlights - from otherworldly light installations to giant street parties, you can find it all here.