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Saint Domnius Day in Split, Croatia - All You Need To Know

Saint Domnius Day in Split, Croatia - All You Need To Know Saint Domnius (Saint Dujam or Saint Duje, Saint Domnio, Saint Domnius, Saint Doimus, or Saint Dominus) was a Bishop of Salona (modern-day Solin) about the year 300, and he is now the patron saint of Split, Croatia. Saint Domnius was murdered with seven other Christians during Emperor Diocletian's persecutions. This made him a martyr and somewhat of a legend over here. As being murdered for your beliefs usually does get you legendary street cred.

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What I Learned About Olive Oil After Moving To Croatia

What I Learned About Olive Oil After Moving To Croatia I came to Croatia knowing absolutely nothing about extra virgin olive oil just six months ago. After a bit of time, hours spent deep diving into all things related to olive oil and taste testing followed by more deep diving, I was able to understand what has happened to the industry at large. Let’s begin with the fact that the United States imports 95% of all olive oil sold commercially. 

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