Croatia offers attractive landscapes, historic places, impressive architecture, lovely villages, great food and wine, and lots of outdoor activities. It is fast-becoming among the most appealing vacation spots for travelers looking for a European destination with a twist. You can take a flight to Pula or Split, and from there visit the many natural beauties […]
Just imagine a crystal clear blue sea, the fresh Mediterranean gentle wind on your face and beaches so attractive that you just need to jump into the water. Feels like a romantic movie? Or a location out of your dreams? Yes, this can be Croatia. There’s no better way to find information about “The Mediterranean […]
On the southern tip of the Istrian peninsula is Pula, still, the region’s largest and most important city, just as it was 2,000 years ago when the Romans chose it as their administrative base. In addition to tourism, shipbuilding at Pula’s Uljanik shipyard remains central to the local economy. Is Pula Worth Visiting? Ancient points […]
Rovinj (Rovigno in Italian) is on the Istria’s coast a great attractive point for travelers. Although it can get crowded with visitors during the summer season, which means a lot of new accommodations and leisure spots are built every year, it continues to be one of the last genuine Mediterranean fishing locations.
Croatia has reinvented itself with luxury suites and five-star services. They were able to overcome with extreme nonchalance the fact that they have only a few sand beaches and offer a sea that is always a bit cold: on luxurious Hvar they set up elegant platforms, with white mats, linen curtains and hot showers in […]
Croatia’s second largest city, Split is the most populated place down the Adriatic coast and noteworthy because of its numerous transportation links. It’s an ideal location for a visit before planning to travel somewhere else but doesn’t get away from Split without visiting all that is available. Split Croatia, things to do Split comes […]
People say about Dubrovnik, that it is a city with high walls and narrow streets, but owning a vast viewpoint. You can easily get what they mean when you walk on the city wall. You can enjoy both the fresh sea air and the sunset on one side and on the other side, the incredible view of hundreds beautiful houses, churches and fountains.
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Croatia is on the Adriatic Sea and is a popular vacation destination. The largest city is the capital, Zagreb and it is possible to fly there. You can also fly into the coastal city of Dubrovnik. Otherwise, there are good connections if you fly to Trieste or Venice in Italy, or into Vienna, Austria. From there you can fly direct or go via train, bus or car. If you do go by road, they have some great highways.
It’s a good idea to find out about a Croatia vacation before you go, so you can take advantage of the many lovely areas in Croatia, go sightseeing as well as having a relaxing time at the beach. Croatia itself has more than a thousand islands and people flock to the coast there in the summer. The largest islands are Krk and Cres (about 150 square miles each) and they are both great places to visit and have a swim, surf and fun beach vacation.