The ‘New’ Old Town of Bale, Croatia

Entrepreneurs want to live in places that have inspirational settings, a clean environment, good infrastructure and a vibrant support community. On Croatia’s Istrian peninsula, olive groves and vineyards encircle the old town of Bale, offering a picturesque setting for innovators. The city’s 500-year-old Soardo-Bembo Palace has recently been renovated, helping to create a center of gravity that attracts jazzy cafes, artists, and artisans to Bale’s historical core.

Hadrian’s Wall

A new robot named ‘Hadrian’ shows how quickly automation will disrupt the global workforce.