Croatia is located just over the Slovenian border, about fifty kilometers from Italy. Its positioning makes it an ideal destination for many motorists and motorcyclists from eastern Italy or from other country in the nearness, who can reach it in a few hours on the highway.
Croatia is a sunny land with wild, green interiors and the most beautiful beaches in the whole Adriatic area. When it is summer time Croatia become one of the most attractive destinations. Those who leave for Croatia can opt for the clear sea on the Adriatic coast or turn towards the wild nature of the interior. In any case it is difficult to be disappointed by the landscapes of the Balkan state.
Coming from Trieste it is easier to visit the large parks, such as those of Plitvice and Cherca, two must-see attractions for lovers of forest and lakes. For those who want to discover the sea, especially the islands on the Dalmatian coast, it is better to arrive in the center or in the south of Croatia. Main airport is in Split, from there is possible to reach cost or island with bus, low cost airport transfer service as http://www.airport-transfers-direct.com/, or ferry.
Those who love art and culture should not miss a visit to the capital Zagreb, together with Split and Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful cities in the whole Balkan territory. Croatia is also an excellent food destination, especially for those who love meat. On the coast and in the islands is possible to taste delicious fish recipes.
Most beautiful sea places in Croatia are Porek, Rovinj, Dubrovnik, Pag, Korkula, Vis, Hvar. In Croatia there are sandy beaches and cliffs. Each island has its coves to be discovered one by one. The city beaches, like those of Split, are often crowded but with beautiful water, despite the proximity to the town.
Split is the city where to admire venetian style buildings inside the Roman temples and the Diocletian’s: a surreal city, the ideal place to admire the sunset on the Adriatic as the Emperor used to do. Split is not part of the most tourist circuits, but it is a must for getting to know Croatia not just the sea.