has become such popular travel destination
Croatia is located in southern central Europe. Shaped
somewhat like a horseshoe, the country offers an extremely long coastline along with nearly 1,200 islands that are
situated offshore. The country is easily accessible, as Italy is located to the west and Slovenia is located to the
Magnificent coastline and a clear blue Adriatic Sea are a but a two of a
multitude of reasons for visiting this beautiful country. (Image by
One of the reasons that so many travelers are flocking to
Croatia is the coastline ofthe Adriatic
Sea, which is nothing short of stunning. In addition, the coastline is
also known as one of the cleanest in the world. The weather, which is warm and pleasant, provides the perfect
backdrop for a wonderful vacation.
Popular Croatia beaches video slides - Bačvice (Split), Banje and Lokrum (Dubrovnik), Lubenice (Cres island),
Makarska, Milna and Zlatni rat (Brač island), Pupnat (Korčula island), Soline and Sv Filip i Jakov (near Biograd),
Brela, Baška (Krk island), Zrće (Novalja) and more...
While the coastline is one of the popular attractions, the
untouched natural sights in Croatia are also incredibly popular among visitors. There areeight stunning national parks located throughout the country, each of which offers unparalleled and unspoiled natural
beauty that include pristine islands, deep gorges, forests, soaring mountains and flower filled
Thousand Years of History
If you’re looking for history, you will find plenty of that
in Croatia as well. There is more than three thousand years of history just waiting to be discovered in this
charming country. Throughout many of the villages scattered throughout the countryside, you will find winding stone
streets that date back to the medieval ages, inspiring churches and monasteries, stone homes and rustic
While the countryside of Croatia is certainly calm and
tranquil, that does not mean that Croatia is short of excitement. There are also many options foradventure travel in Croatia, including opportunities for diving wrecks, sea kayaking, rock climbing,
snorkeling, parasailing, taking a hot balloon ride and much more.
Travel to Croatia
Arriving in Croatia is relatively easy through a variety of
different methods. Many people do choose to fly into the country into one of theinternational airports, but if you would like to enjoy more leisurely travel, there are options for that as well. You
can easily take a train from one of the other European countries that will afford you the opportunity to enjoy the
scenic beauty for which Croatia is so well known.
The rich diversity of sights and attractions as well as the
deep culture of this country has made Croatia a much sought after travel destination. It has even been named as a
number one travel destination by Lonely Planet and is certainly a vacation option that should not be missed within