Are you planning to visit Croatia? You should not skip Zagreb. The country’s capital is a simple and magnificent city, full of stories, fun, and full of life, as Croatian official slogan suggests – Croatia Full of Life. This article is a kind of beginner’s guide and is very special to me, as Zagreb is […]
Sit down, “keep calm”, and prepare for a little insight from the history of having fun, something that starts in the nature. Stories told by museums might repeat in specific types of museums across the world. i guess that almost every archaeological museum has those usual pieces like tools, army or jewellery on display, and there […]
I’m publishing this post on March 1. This is the time when days become longer, and spring is almost here. Astronomically it comes on March 21, and even Vučedol people knew about it, 5000 years ago.
Apparently, all the ancient civilisations were fashion aware. Egyptian women used a lot of makeup. In the Roman Empire, noble families had their own styles of wearing toga. Many wall paintings, sculptures and everyday items found on archaeological sites of any of these cultures can lead us to such conclusions. In the Vučedol Culture, an […]
Today I’ll talk about a museum situated in a real metropolis. This is the second episode of the post series about unknown stories from archaeology in Europe, about a place that was the “prehistoric London”, according to professor Aleksandar Durman. It was 5000 years ago on the banks of the Danube, in Central Europe, when […]
The Danube is the Europe’s greatest river, and it flows through 4 capital cities. In the pre-historic times (the Eneolithic period of earliest copper-smithing), there were three highly advanced civilizations – Mesopotamia – with the capital of Asia, Egypt – with the capital of Africa, and – Vučedol culture – with the capital of Europe. I’ll talk […]
One of the Europe’s most important prehistoric archaeological sites is situated on the far east of Croatia, and it’s named Vučedol. The whole story is properly represented inside a beautiful contemporary building of the Vučedol Culture Museum. We are proudly announcing our soon-to-be first Fun Museums Network member. In the beginning of prehistoric times, there […]