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Croatia is a small Mediterranean country situated in the south east of  Europe. It is divided in four geographical parts: middle Croatia, Slavonia, Istria and Primorje and Dalmatia on the south. It is a country of mountains, plains and beuatiful coast on the  Adriatic sea. In Croatia you can visit many ancient monuments and buildings, 7 national parks, many beautiful cathedrals and churches... It is known as the country of 1000 islands. The coast is 5835km long. The capital is Zagreb.

PORTUGAL     UNITED KINGDOM    


GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION:

Capital town:

Zagreb

Largest city:

Zagreb

Official languages:

Croatian

Area:

56 542 km2

Population:

4.284.889 (2011)


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DUBROVNIK PICTURES

Dubrovnik is one of the most beutiful towns not only in Croatia  ...

TROGIR

Trogir a harbor and historic and beautiful town located on Adriatic coastline. It’s situated on a small island. It is historic center by UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

 

KORCULA

Korcula town located on same name island is historic fortified town located on east coast. It is most popular by it historic cultural weapon dance the Moreška.

 

VIS ISLAND

Vis a small island located in Adriatic Sea. In history was famous by fishing industry but today it is in agriculture. Also it is famous tourist destination.

BRIJUNI ISLANDS

Brijuni islands are the most popular group of islands in Croatia. With it beauty as such as natural and animal and also has an important historical significance

 

PULA

Pula a town significant for it is mild climate and beautiful smooth sea. Also a tourist destination but it is the most famous by its Arena the Roman amphitheater.

 

KORNATI ISLANDS

Kornati islands are the most famous archipelago of Croatia. Some small some large it stretch in are of 330 km2. Beautiful islands with untouched nature and crystal sea.

VARAZDIN

Varazdin is a most baroque city in Croatia. Varazdin present a city with richest urban complex and best preserved architecture, culture and beautiful parks and nature.

PRIMOSTEN

Primosten is a small beautiful town with old historical centre and beautiful clean sea and beaches. It is one of most visited tourist destination for family vacation.

CAVTAT

Cavtat a town near Dubrovnik located on the bottom of the Croatia. Founded by Greeks it is a beautiful village and harbor and has one of the oldest graveyards in Europe.

STON

Ston is a village near Dubrovnik and Cavtat. In history Ston was major fort of Ragusan Republic. It is notable medieval architecture; well preserved tourist attraction.

HVAR

Hvar is a port and city in same name Hvar Island. Hvar has the oldest and first theatre in Europe. Town is under UNESCO World Heritage Sites with many cultural sites.

VUKOVAR

Vukovar is a city in eastern Croatia. it has the biggest river port on river Vuka. This city has long history of war destruction which signs are still visible today.

RASTOK

Rastok is a historic centre in Slunj in Croatia. It is consisted of well preserved mills and small but amazing waterfalls in river Slunjčica. Its a peaceful place.

NATIONAL PARK SJEVERNI VELEBIT

National Park Sjeverni Velebit a Craotian national park which is the part of Croatian largest mountain Velebit. Most popular part is “Hajdučki and Rožanski kukovi”.

SINJ

Sinj a town in Croatia by which is famous for its Sinjska Alka or Traditional Tilters Tournament of Sinj which commemorate victory over the Turkish army in 1715.

NATIONAL PARK KRKA

National Park Krka is one of Croatian national’s parks. In this natural beauty you can have cultural, educational, tourism, scientist and recreational activities.

KARLOVAC

Karlovac is a city located in central Croatia. This city was build form old scratch to defense from Ottomans. Today is so called city of parks and town on four rivers.

RAB

Rab is the isalnd and the same name town on island, located in Adriatic Sea in Croatia. Beautiful site full of nature and arhitectural beauty and amazing blue sea.

ZADAR

Zadar is located in Croatia on Adriatic Sea. Zadar is famous for its sunset and Sea organ and Gretting to the Sun installation. Zadar is full of Roman architecture which are still well preserved.