Streets are white marble; Renaissance sculpture and architecture are everywhere;it's all enclosed in a magnificent circle of walls bordering the Adriatic. Find out more about visiting Dubrovnik or other places to see in Dalmatia.
More than a hint of Venice is apparent in the sculpted stone facades of Hvar town. Add in a whiff of lavender drifting down from the nearby hills and a seaside promenade. Find out more about visiting Hvar island or other places to see in Dalmatia.
Lakes National Park
It's a watery wonderland with sixteen crystalline lakes linked by tumbling waterfalls and bubbling streams. Find out more about visiting Plitvice Lakes or other National Parks in Croatia.
In the heart of Split, it's a city within a city built by a Roman emperor who never forgot his birthplace. Find out more about visiting Diocletian's Palace or other World Heritage Sites in Croatia.
Mljet National Park is uber-island paradise, so enchanting even Odysseus couldn't leave. Or so goes the legend. Find out more about visiting Mljet island or other National Parks in Croatia.
In Istria's Porec, this 6th-century basilica houses the finest intact examples of Byzantine mosaics. Find out more about the Euphrasian Basilica or other World Heritage Sites in Croatia.
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Croatia Travel News
Best New Attractions in 2019
Summer is finally arriving and with it the annual tourist tide flooding Croatia’s most popular destinations. Dubrovnik, Split, Sibenik and Istria are crammed with ancient sites and fun things to do and now there are even more. From dinosaurs and dragons to communists and historic fortresses, these five new attractions are a great way to get off the beaten path. Klis Fortress Museum Klis fortress, just 15km from Split is not a new attraction! Its storied history dates back to the pre-Roman Illyrians. Only when Game of Thrones turned the crumbling fortress into the slaver city of Meereen in 2014 … Continue reading → More.
Urgent News–Plitvice Lakes
The new e-ticketing system for Plitvice Lakes National Park should not come as a surprise. The park has been grappling with the problem of overtourism for several years now. Last year some 1.7 million visitors descended on Plitvice's lakes and waterfalls, putting the entire ecology of the park at risk. Something had to be done and now something has been done. More.
Essential Ferry News 2019
This year several new ferry lines make it easier to stay boat-bound and get around Croatia. Are you flying into Split airport? There are many ways to get to Split from the airport but one of the most pleasant is to take a new passenger ferry that will whisk you into town in 20 minutes. The service is handled by Catamaran Line and runs from 15 May to 15 September. For those looking for an easy connection to the nearby islands of Brac, Hvar or Korcula, this ferry is particularly useful as you’ll be right at the port. Schedules and … Continue reading → More.
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