Croatia is home to idyllic beaches, picturesque islands, glorious turquoise waters and an array of small villages for visitors to explore. Croatia is also home to one of Europe’s most underrated capital cities, which is filled to the brink with amazing restaurants, outstanding history and one of the best preserved medieval old towns in Europe. Oh, and the food is to die for, so don’t come to Croatia and plan on sticking to a diet. You’ve been warned.
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Croatia, or Hrvatska as it’s known to locals and Croats around the world, is a Mediterranean country situated in central Europe and is considered a Balkan Nation, which dominates the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea.
Since Croatia is home to such a large part of the Adriatic and boasts a hot climate along the coast, holiday makers flock to Croatia is droves when it comes time to book a vacation. If you arrive in peak season (between early June to late August), you’ll sometimes have difficulty booking accommodations and getting around can be quite a hassle.
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Within the northern and central regions of the country, you’ll find continental temperatures as well as mountainous temperatures, covering most of the areas with snow in the winter. Along the coast of the Adriatic, temperatures during the spring, autumn and winter are quite mild and tolerable, so if you want to escape the heat and crowds, try visiting in September, or October.
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If you are looking for a destination that provides great value for your buck, epic scenery, beautiful old towns and a laid back lifestyle, then look no further than this Adriatic dream world.
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Here are 25 photos to inspire you to book a trip to Croatia.
Hopefully these photos have inspired you to venture to the beautiful Balkan country of Croatia to explore its vast landscapes, explore the stunning city of Zagreb, indulge in delicious home cooked style meals and visit the exceptional coast of the Adriatic Sea.
Have you guys been to Croatia? If so, what was your favourite city, town, or village? Let me know in the comments below! xo