JOINT MEETINGS
20th Session of the East Central and South - East Europe Division (ECSEED)
Working Group on Toponymic Data Files and Gazetteers (WG TDFG)
EuroGeoGraphics - EuroGeoNames workshop (EGN)

9 – 11 February 2011
Zagreb, Croatia


MEETING LOCATION:

HOTEL INTERNATIONAL
MIRAMARSKA 24
HR-10000 Zagreb
Croatia
Reception: (385)(1) 6108-800
Reservations: (385)(1) 6108-400
Fax: (385)(1) 6108-700
E-mail: hotelhotel-international.hr
http://www.hotel-international.hr


Hotel has free of charge wireless internet access.

Hotel International
Fig.: Hotel International

TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE:

Trg bana J. Jelacica 11, tel. +385 1 48-14-051, +385 1 48-14-052, +385 1 48-14-054; working hours: Mon-Fri: 8.30am-8pm; Sat: 9am-5pm; Sun: 10am-2pm Tourist information about Zagreb (events, city map, exchange rate, hotels, weather…): http://www.zagreb-touristinfo.hr


Zagreb overview

Zagreb overview

MONEY EXCHANGE:

Daily money exchange rate Croatian Kunas - Kn (HRK) to other currencies could be found on every Bank internet site. Present exchange rate for euro is 1 EUR = 7,43 Kn (HRK)


WEATHER 7-DAY FORECASTS:

The weather in Zagreb in the beginning of the autumn are usually nice, but it can be wet, windy and cold. The weather broadcast can be checked on the meteorological and hydrological service Internet site:

http://meteo.hr/index_en.php


English - Croatian on line Dictionary:

http://www.rjecnik.net


ZAGREB CITY MAPS:

http://www.euroave.com/maps/frame1.php?xcity=zagreb

http://www.inet.hr/~nbartoli/zg/

http://www.cromaps.com/plan-grada-zagreb.html

http://www.kartegradova.com/zagreb


PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION (TRAM, BUS)

http://www.zet.hr/english.aspx
Bus and tram tickets are bought at newsstands at price of 10.00 Kn (HRK) and daily tickets at price of 25.00 Kn. BUS lines are cowering Zagreb surroundings. Meeting is in the central part of the Zagreb covered with TRAM lines.


TAXI:

Tel. 970 (0-24 h)

Tel. 01/6610-200 (for calls out of Zagreb)


COMMING TO ZAGREB

By Air

Zagreb Airport Pleso (http://www.zagreb-airport.hr/en/) is located 17 km from the centre of the city or 20-25 minutes by bus. Connections from airport Pleso to town are by Airport BUS to the Central Bus Station on Marin Drzić Avenue and by tram or taxi to hotel or by TAXI from Airport to hotel.



Click on link for
Interactive Google Map route from Airport Pleso to Hotel International

By Train

The Main Railway Station in Zagreb (http://www.hznet.hr) is located in the centre of the City (at Kralj Tomislav Square 12, a ten minutes walk from the central city square). Information on arrivals and departures can be obtained by dialing 060-333-444. Information on arrivals and departures can also be obtained at the travel agency "Croatia Express", tel: 4573-253.

By Road

Road map could be found at Internet site http://www.cromaps.com/road-map-rh.html Present Road conditions could be found on the Internet site http://www.hac.hr/

By Bus

The Zagreb Central Bus Station (http://www.akz.hr/) is located on Marin Drzić Avenue, a few minutes by tram (line number 6) from the central city square.


COMING TO HOTEL INTERNATIONAL

  • FROM AIRPORT PLESO TO THE HOTEL INTERNATIONAL
    • 1. TAXI
    • 2a. BUS ZAGREB AIRPORT => ZAGREB MAIN BUS STATION
      http://www.plesoprijevoz.hr/about.htm
      One way ticket: 30 kn Schedule: about every 30 minutes
    • 2b. ZAGREB MAIN BUS STATION (AUTOBUSNI KOLODVOR) --> THE HOTEL INTERNATIONAL
      TRAM: Nr. 5 direction “PREČKO”
      5th STATION “MIRAMARSKA”
      Hotel International is on the beginning of the MIRAMARSKA street
    • 3. Charter transportation AIRPORT PLESO => HOTEL INTERNATIONAL for small and big groups can be arranged http://www.plesoprijevoz.hr/about.htm

  • FROM RAILWAY STATION TO THE HOTEL INTERNATIONAL
    • 1. TAXI
    • 2. TRAM: Nr. 13 direction “ŽITNJAK” from railway station.
      Leave the TRAM at the 10th station “MIRAMARSKA”.
      Hotel International is on the beginning of the MIRAMARSKA street

  • By Road
    If you are coming to Zagreb from direction Slovenia drive along the Zagrebačka avenija and turn right to Savska street. On the first intersection turn right to Vukovarska street. Drive 700 m until the intersection with Miramarska street. The hotel is on the right side.

    If you are coming to Zagreb from south, drive along Avenija Dubrovnik until the intersection with Avenija Većeslava Holjevca. At the intersection turn in the direction north, drive over the bridge until you reach the intersection with Vukovarska street. At the intersection turn left and after 100 m turns left again into Miramarska street. The hotel is to your right.


Below the hotel International is public parking place. The entrance is from the Čazmanska Street. It is crossing with Miramarska Street; parallel to Vukovarska street.