Croatian National Tourist Board traditionally organized for the 14th time in a row the Golden Pen awards and recognitions for foreign journalists and bloggers. This year the Golden Pen took place in Slavonia-Baranja region, in the town Osijek in the period from June 12 to June 15.
The winners for the best television story are Mojca Mavec and Jan Vasiljević from Slovenian National TV. They were awarded for five reportages about Croatia transmitted in the morning program of TV Slovenia, which is one of the most watched national television programmes.
The Grand Prix for the written reportage has been awarded to German journalists Christine Hinkofer and Beate Winterer from daily newspaper Münchner Merkur. The Grand Prix for the best blog was awarded to Nina Ragusa, blogger from blog “Where in the world is Nina”.