• Veliki kozjak and Lubenovac

    from Hajdučki Kukovi
  • Krupa Canyon

    below Ravni Golubić
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Asterix in "The Twelve tasks of Asterix" ("Les 12 travaux de Asterix"), authors: R. Goscinny and A. Uderzo


Me in a nutshell...

My name and family name... Dražen is the Slavic form of the name "Charles". Kovačević, my family name comes from the Croatian word "kovač",  i.e. "smith" in English.

I am born in Zagreb on March 20, 1965. I was growing up in Petrinja and I am living in Zagreb. I am divorced with two children, son Jurica (born 1995) and daughter Dorotea (born 2004).

Leisure activities... hiking, photography, biking, camping, reading, watching movies... and a little more serious hobbies: web design, programming (C++, Python, embedded systems..), LINUX, electronics...

I have M.Sc.E.E degree. I was attending schools in Petrinja and Zagreb, Technical School Ruđer Bošković and Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Zagreb University (graduate and postgraduate study).

I was working at Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Optima OSN, Ed Borel, Ministry of Interior of CroatiaBull, Etranet Grupa. Now, I am employed at Ericsson Nikola Tesla. as Software Engineer.

My biggest hobby is hiking and my basic hiking club is HPD Runolist. I am licensed mountain guide (according to UIAA standard Mountain Walking and Trekking - summer and Winter Mountain Trekking and Snowshoeing) and licensed touristic leader. I organize hiking trips for my hiking clubs, my family and my friends.

Other (contact) information:

  • Skype ID: drazenkov
  • My Facebook profile is here
  • My LinkedIn profile is here
  • mailto:

Officially: Dražen Kovačević, M.Sc.E.E.