Ston Croatia Wall

ston croatia wall

Ston is a town on peninsula Pelješac located on Adriatic seacoast of Croatia, Ston has city walls which are second in the world by its size and the oldest salt works in Europe, sights you can see are: Ston city walls with its fortress and towers, Palace of the Republic, church of Our Lady Nuncijate,  church of St. Michaels, except historical sights you can enjoy in Mediterranean clime and benefits of Croatia Adriatic seacoast. See Ston Croatia Wall pictures.

Sinj

Sinj is a town located in Split Dalmatia County in Croatia. The population is very small, about 12,000 people. Sinj is main center of Cetinska krajina. Cetinska krajina is group of settlements situated on karstic field called Sinjsko polje. Through this field passes river Cetina. Sinj is surrounded with four mountains: Visoka, Svilaja, Kamešnica and Dinara. Because these four mountains Sinj has sub Mediterranean climate with cold winters and hot summers. History of this town begins in Ottoman Empire. It grows around ancient fortress of Ottoman in 17th century. After…

Rab Croatia

Rab is a Croatian island located in Adriatic Sea. Also there is the same name town on this island. Rab Island is 23 km long with an area of 94 km2. Population counts 9500 inhabitants. Tab has the highest peak called Kamenjak with 409 m. the southwestern side of island is covered by one of the last oak forests in Mediterranean while the northeastern side is mostly karts and barren. Neighboring islands are Pag and Krk. The name Rab gets from “Arab” which belongs to Liburnians. The Rab town is…

Rastoke Waterfalls

Rastoke Waterfalls located in Croatia near Slunj town. Rastoke is historic centre with well preserved mills and gorgeous waterfalls on river Slunjčica. It is a place where you can find authentic  ecologic and ethnographic significance of this country. In Rastoke you can enjoy in traditional architecture, gastronomic pleasures and specific local cultural customs, swimming, rafting, fishing, hunting mountain biking and cave visiting and much more or simple you can enjoy in beautiful nature and fresh and clean air. See pictures of Rastoke Waterfalls  

Vukovar

Vukovar a city and biggest river port in east Croatia. Vukovar name means the town on the river Vuka. Through the Croatian War of Independence Vukovar was heavily damaged. Some people say that damage through the war is the worst in Europe since World War II. Becouse the war today Croatian and Serbian people live separate on different side. Without looking the bad side Vukovar has number of cultural heritage. Although a lot is destroyed in the war but the most interesting Eltz Manor, baroque buildings in centre, the church…

Karlovac

Karlovac is a city in central Croatia. It is located on railway line and highway just 56 km from Zagreb. The name Karlovac gets after the Archduke of Austria Charles II, on German Karlstadt or Carlstadt or Charles Town. In early history it was built from scratch in 1579 in order to defense from Ottoman. Today is known as city of parks and town on four rivers. The rivers are: Mrežnica, Kupa, Korana and Dobra. In its numerous parks you can find a rare tree a Ginkgo biloba. One part…

Krka National Park

The Krka National Park  is located in Šibenik, Croatia. It’s get name after the river Krka that is encloses. The National Park is located on middle lover course of river Krka. It is just few kilometres from Šibenik city. This park and are is formed for cultural, tourism activity, recreational, educational and even scientific activities and purpose. Also National Park Krka is one of the seven National parks in Croatia. It was proclaimed a national park in 1984. It territory is 110 square kilometre along the river Krka and it…

Hvar Croatia

Hvar is a island in Croatian Adriatic Sea. A beautiful little island with lots of hills and pine forest all around the island. Among that it is full of olives groves, vineyards and lavender fields. Hvar has very important history to Croatia. In Hvar are born some of the greatest Croatian writers such as Hanibal Lučić and Petar Hektorović. In Hvar you can enjoy in long promenade around city that once was a fortress. Hvar is infused with narrow streets which can be very interesting for tourist who came for…

Varazdin – city in Croatia

In the most northern part of Croatia on the banks of Drava River is Varazdin known as the “Baroque Capital of Croatia”, the 800 year old city is also known for its food and textile industry and recently as the “City of Flowers”, the historic centre of Varazdin has a great number of palaces that has change city until it was mostly destroyed by fire in the 1776., also has many churches and religious buildings (six churches, two chapels, one monastery), interesting is town centres around a medieval fortress whic…

Pula Arena – Amphitheater

Pula Arena (Amphitheater).  Pula is the largest city in Istria county in Croatia, lies at southwest area of Istrian peninsula in well-protected bay, its known for its mild climate, calm sea and unspoiled nature, city has a long tradition of winemaking, fishing, shipbuilding and tourism and also have a transit port, human remains dating back one milion years before Christ was found in cave Šandalja near Pula, town was famous by its greek passengers and seasailors, a mian industrial branches are shipbuilding, tourisam, processing industry, traffic, food industry and construction…