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Croatia Airlines: Additional Flights Introduced

By MedSailors Crew
on  February 20, 2013

Fly Direct From Ireland To Join MedSailors Sailing Holiday

Great news for sailing holiday joiners from the emerald isles of Ireland! Croatia Airlines is now adding even more flights to its European roster, connecting Ireland to the pearl of the Adriatic – the city of Dubrovnik! Dubrovnik is only a short trip from Split, the location of your MedSailors Croatia sailing trip.

Croatian air carrier Croatia Airlines (OU / CTN) and member of the global airline alliance, Star Alliance, will fly on charter flights from Ireland to Dubrovnik. Airbus aircraft A320 will start its flight rotation from 29th May, with certain destinations in Ireland changing during the peak season. There will be 6 rotations from Dublin, 5 rotations from and Knock and 2 rotations from Shannon.

Music festival attendance in Croatia is going through the roof, necessitating large carriers such as Croatia Airlines to offer more flight to multiple destinations across Croatia.

According to The Sun newspaper Outlook Festival in Pula is expected to draw 15,000 Brits this year, with half their tickets already sold. Outlook Festival takes place from the Thursday 30th until Monday 3rd September returning for a 6th year to the Fortress of  Punta Christo, Pula, in Croatia, and is a weekend of music covering the best in reggae, hiphop, dubstep, broken beat, drum & bass and dance-floor soul music. The secluded site is by the sea about 10 miles from Pula in Croatia.

Just a  few weeks after announcing a bold and forward-thinking lineup for their 2013 Soundwave Festival is announcing a tour of major cities in the UK and Europe over the coming months, set to drum up even more interest in their festival and set to get ticket sales soaring. Soundwave Festival Croatia has partnered with some of the UK and Europe’s best promoters to host 15 parties showcasing some of the talent on its outstanding lineup. With parties in Leeds, Sheffield, Cardiff, Manchester, Nottingham, Birmingham, Bristol, Brighton and London, Soundwave takes a little of its sunshine-fuelled magic on tour around the UK.

For a full update on all flights inbound to Croatia visit Guide to Croatia’s website, a very useful resource for logistical info on getting to Croatia in time for your sailing holiday departure in Split.

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