City and the port at the western end of the Kastel bay. The city lies with its largest part on an island between the island Ciovo and the mainland. The location of the place is pictorial, the medieval architecture very well preserved and has numerous cultural and historical monuments. Trogir was established in the IIIrd century by colonialists from Greece, who came here over the island Vis. At Roman times the place develops to a port. After the decay of the Western Roman Empire it falls under Byzantine rule. Since the second half of the IX. Century Trogir pays tribute to the Croatian rulers.
On the shore where land and sea-routes cross, where at times the city of Salona flourished, where in antique times the province Dalmatia was established, where in the medieval times the city of Split started to grow. Here from the 5th – 2nd century BC Greek colonizers constructed their homes along the coast and the islands, and the emperor Diocletian had his spacey palace built in which he moved in 305. Here the city of Split developed. The uniqueness is especially found in the local architecture, where only stone is used for construction, a material the region is very rich.
It is a medieval city on the Croatian side of the Adriatic coastline and a treasure - trove of cultural - historical monuments that were created throughout its thousand-year existence. In the past, it was a City-Republic, and alongside Venice one of the most famous cultural-economic centers on the Mediterranean. In more recent times, it has become the center of modern cultural and tourist events: a city of summer festivals – an international parade of top musical and theatrical achievements, a city of museums and galleries. These values have turned Welcome to Dubrovnik – a city with a thousand year old tradition that offers something for everyone.
As Croatian Castrum/castle city/under the fortress of St. Michael (until today it dominates over the city) Sibenik is mentioned for the first time in 1066 in the document of the ruler of the Croatian state - king Petar Krešimir IV. Šibenik gets the status of a city 1298, when the Šibenik diocese was established. At the entrance into the sea channel is the most important Renaissance fortress at the eastern side of the Adria, the fortress of St. Nicholas. One of the main objects of focus in Sibenik is surely the cathedral of St. Jacob, built entirely of stone, without any other materials.
Primosten is one of the most popular tourist resorts in Dalmatia (tourism has been developing in an organized way since the sixties) and ranks among the most picturesque small towns on the Adriatic, with a number of typical narrow streets in the old town core on a small, hilly peninsula. On the other small peninsula, north of the centre, are the hotels Slava/Zora and Raduca, while on the southern side is Hotel Marina Lucica and, farther to the south, Kremik Marina. Apart from nice beaches in the town and in the vicinity of the hotels, there is also a nudist beach on the island of Smokvica.
Contains province along the river Krka and 75 km long canyon and Prukljan lake where river creates noisy waterfalls:Krcic,Risnjak,Miljacka,Rosk waterfall(tall 26m) and Skradinski Buk(tall 46m). In enlargement of river Krka there is little island Visovac with a famous monastery from 15 century.Park can be visited during the whole year and you can get there by boat or by your own car but only near the entrance for Skradin and Lozovac and from there you have to go with boat to NP.
Welcome to Hvar, an ancient city with rich history. With its architecture, beautiful nature and mild climate many would describe it as a true fairy-tale city. When we add to the natural beauties, a high quality accommodation and Mediterranean cordiality and courtesy city of Hvar becomes an ideal destination for couples’, families’ and parties’ holidays. On these pages we will reveal to you almost all information on Hvar and its charms and seduction you will discover yourselves.
We invite you to explore this unique island that offers everything one needs for an unforgettable holiday in an unspoiled natural enviroment. Rich cultural and historic heritage that dates back to pre-historic times, unique gastronomy, beautiful beaches and bays, crystal blue sea, high quality accommodation in private facilities and the hospitality of the local people are the guarantees of a holiday you will always remember.
NATIONAL PARK PLITVICE LAKES:
That is a specific geological and hydrogeological phenomenon of karst. The series of 16 bigger and a few smaller lakes, gradually lined up, separated by travertine barriers for which the period of the last ten thousand years was crucial, and which were ruled by ecological relations similar to those of today - suitable for travertine depositing and for the origin of the lakes - are the basic phenomenon of the National Park. Travertine forming plants, algae and mosses have been and still are playing an important role in their creation, thus making a very sensitive biodynamic system.