Country that attracts to the clear sea, pebble beaches and beautiful nature. The destination you love or not. Most tourists from Bohemia travel to Croatia by car or bus. But what about trying sometimes by air? Many low cost airlines fly to resorts like Zadar, Split, Dubrovnik, Zagreb. For example, you can get flights to Zadar for prices below CZK 1,000 .
And why to Croatia
It is still a popular destination, not only in terms of distance but also in terms of price and language. You can speak here without any foreign language. But perhaps the biggest attraction is the clear sea itself and a hill of beautiful beaches. There are also hidden beaches where you can steal a little sea for yourself. If you are just tired of lying on the beach, explore the beauty of the Adriatic.
Worth a visit is the beautiful town of Trogir. It is an old, original historic city that offers many narrow streets in which you like to get lost and forget about the surrounding world. There are also many small windows with wooden shutters resembling Venice. In Trogir, do not forget to stop at the local port and the market where you can buy something good under your tooth.
Dubrovnik is a city with massive walls from the 10th century, you can see exhibits in the Maritime Museum, admire historical buildings such as the Prince’s Palace, Dominican Monastery, Sponza Palace. Or take a boat trip to the nearby island of Lokrum. There is an old abandoned temple, which breathes ancient atmosphere and special charm. It is built in a quiet mysterious garden, where pieces of buildings and tombstones are thrown away.
In Split you will find traces of Roman ancestors who left behind the beautiful Diocletian’s Palace. It is a large complex with many turrets, windows, corridors, alleyways and the subject of enthusiastic admiration of hundreds of thousands of visitors. It is one of the most valuable monuments of UNESCO and its unique cellar has no comparison or competition in the world.
Head out inland
The most famous places are Plitvice Lakes National Park, which are forever linked to the film Treasure on the Silver Lake. This most famous Croatian national park is home to bears, foxes, germany. But the biggest attraction is the clear karst lakes, waterfalls and caves.
If you prefer mountains, your destination should be afraid of Risnjak National Park. This limestone and dolomite mountain range with karst formations provides home to many animals, including a protected lynx.
Something under the tooth
The Mediterranean tradition is felt in every meal you taste here. Croats are masters in preparation cevabčiči or shish kebab. You should taste dried prosciutto ham or pickled olives. You can also enjoy a varied selection of fish and seafood. And don’t forget to drink it all with great wine or local Rakija alcohol.
For enthusiasts of Game of Thrones
Perhaps it will not be a novelty for lovers, that in Croatia was filmed part of this cult series. The director chose beautiful Dubrovnik in his film viewfinder, which fits into the whole concept of the series. And for all rock enthusiasts, a visit to Dubrovnik is a mandatory stopover for a holiday in Croatia.