CB Rijeka Singers and Dancers Participated
As a part of the project "Baska in the EU" on May 12-18, 2013 in Baska on the island of Krk, Czech week of gastronomy and culture took place, organized by Baska Tourist Board, Embassy of the Czech Republic in Croatia and Czech Beseda Rijeka.
Czech week launched on May 11 at 6 PM in the Zvonimir gallery, with opening of the exhibition Czech monuments - UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The exhibition was prepared in cooperation with the Czech Embassy. On that occasion, Czech Ambassador in Croatia Martin Košatka, who opened the exhibition, talked about the enormous importance of Czech people in the development of tourism in Baska.
In cooperation with the Czech Beseda Rijeka, children's folklore ensembles from the Czech Republic, Škubánek and Šípek danced on the Baska square on Sunday, May 12th. Their half-hour performance thrilled Baska residents and their guests.
On Saturday, May 18 at 8:30 PM, singing group Nostalgia and adult dancers of Czech Beseda Rijeka appeared at the Corinthia Hotel.
During the week, the guests of Baska restaurants could enjoy the Czech culinary specialties and taste the dishes of Czech cuisine, which were very well accepted.