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Zagreb, Croatia

According to abbreviationfinder, Zagreb is the capital and largest city of Croatia and has a perfect connection with Central Europe and the Adriatic Sea. In Zagreb there is the seat of the country’s government and almost all the ministries of the Croatian government. Zagreb is made up of two towns which competed with each other during the 14th and 15th centuries, but at… Read More »

Croatia Brief History

According to Areacodesexplorer, there are more than 1,100 islands in Croatia. During my trip I visited one of them – Pag, with its special nature. My approximately 2,200-kilometer round trip by car in Croatia began, and ended, in the country’s capital Zagreb, which is a fairly typical Central European city and in many ways a… Read More »

Croatia Geography

Croatia – key data Area: 56,594 km² (of which land: 55,974 km², water: 620 km²) Population: 4.5 million (2011 estimate, CIA). Composition: Croats 89.6%, Serbs 4.5%, Others 5.9% (Bosniaks,Hungary, Slovenes, Czechs and Roma) (2001 census) Population density: 79 people per km² Population growth: -0.076% per year (2011, CIA) Capital: Zagreb (1.1 million residents, 2001) Highest… Read More »

Croatia Transportation

GETTING THERE Arriving by plane As a country located in Europe according to threergroup, Croatia’s national airline Croatia Airlines (OU) (Internet: http://www.croatiaairlines.hr) offers flight services from numerous European cities several times a week, including Frankfurt / M. (daily), Hamburg, Munich, Stuttgart, Vienna (daily) and Zurich (daily). Lufthansa (LH), Germanwings (4U), Austrian Airlines (OS) and British… Read More »

Croatia Economy and Currency

MONEY Currency 1 kuna = 100 lipa. Currency abbreviation: kn, HRK (ISO code). Banknotes are in circulation with a value of 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 Kn. There are coins in denominations of 5, 2 and 1 Kn and in 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 Lipa. (1 and 2 Lipa… Read More »

Croatia Travel Guide

GENERAL Official name of the state Republic of Croatia. Capital Zagreb. Geography As a country located in Europe according to remzfamily, Croatia borders Hungary and Slovenia in the north, Serbia and Bosnia-Herzegovina in the east, the Mediterranean Sea in the west and Montenegro in the south. It has a long, south-narrowing coastal strip on the… Read More »