Summer Hotspots In Croatia You May Not Know About
by Jonny Blair
One of the European countries that are still unpopular, but very attractive summer holiday destinations is Croatia, which offers gorgeous Adriatic coastline and more than a thousand picturesque islands. Great many entertainments and sights await tourists in this friendly region. Both young and old adventurers will find here lots of outdoor activities to enjoy during their stay.
Croatia has a lot to offer to the newcomers, starting from its capital Zagreb, Rivinj, Split, Dubrovnik, and finishing at one of the exotic Croatian islands, which will make your summer holiday unforgettable.
The first hotspot to stop in Croatia is the capital city of Zagreb, which offers many cultural monuments, countless museums and other significant sights. Visit Mimara Museum to see various artifacts from the ancient times, and walk to the old town called Gornji Grad to see the impressive Neo-Gothic cathedral St. Stephen. Buy many souvenirs or other things on the Dolmac market, where you can meet locals.
Local people are proud with the beauty of Dubrovnik, with its Baroque architecture, marble streets and fine beaches. Not without reason it is called the "Peal of the Adriatic" and becomes one of the most popular Croatian hotspots.
Split is another tourist destination for many holidaymakers who prefer this large seaside city as best starting point to the Dalmatian islands. The city itself has a lot to offer to its guests, but the most prominent attraction here is the Diocletian's Palace that should be necessarily visited before you leave this place.
Have you ever heard about the "Sun Island of Croatia"? If you still do not, you should necessarily visit Hvar, a wonderful island that becomes more and more popular each and every year. This sunny island is long 67 kilometres and offers wonderful beaches where tourists can enjoy the Adriatic Sea. The weather is mild and allows tourists to come and rest here until the beginning of the winter season, enjoying the sun and beaches even in autumn and spring. The hospitable Hvar has a lot of surprises for its guests, such as pebbly beaches and rocky coastline, Croatian atoll, secluded coves, vineyards, olive groves, etc.
Croatia can offer a great diversity to the foreigners, who choose to come here for their summer holiday. They can visit a lot of beautiful places like the city of Bol that provides a lot of attractions and splendid beaches; Spadici, a fantastic place for sport lovers who can take advantage of all sports facilities, located here, while women enjoy the sunny beaches and shopping opportunities of this small town; Rivinj, another beautiful town with a lot of architectural attractions and different sights, as well as a lonely island of Makarsa, where the tourists will be astonished by the beautiful combination of sea and mountains.
If you would like to have a memorable and beneficial summer vacation, to learn a lot of new things about the history and traditions of a different country, to see some of the most attractive sights in the region and to take advantage of the beautiful Adriatic beaches at cheaper price, choose the country of Croatia for your holiday destination. All the treasures and fantastic adventures of this country await young and old adventurers from all around the world.
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