Are you an avid follower of Game of Thrones like me? Then you must have been blown away by some of the locations you have seen in the series. Well, many of the exotic shots you saw have been filmed in Croatia.
The country is full of picturesque sites, beaches, beautiful towns, and greenery. Worth calling a once in a lifetime opportunity, Croatia is an experience you wouldn’t want to miss. So start packing your bags and take a look at what Croatia has to offer once you land up there.
Zagreb, the largest city as well as the capital of Croatia, is a Rich, vibrant and energetic metropolis offering the best of both worlds; historic and modern. The city was established in the 11th century around the time Hungarian ruler Ladislaus. Zagreb is now a thriving metropolitan town attracting tourists from all across the globe for its old-world charm, architecture, and modern lifestyle.
At the southernmost tip of the Istria peninsula in the Adriatic Sea, Pula is a beautiful tourist hotspot dating back to the ancient Roman times. With amphitheaters and Roman ruins, the town is a site of rich cultural heritage and places of historical significance.
Plitvice National Park
The Plitvice National Park is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful places in Europe. With multiple lakes, waterfalls, and lush green forests, it is a prime attraction of Croatia and a must-visit place when you are there. 16 interconnecting lakes are divided into upper and lower clusters, making them the most notable feature of the park. Exquisite colors that adorn the water bodies make your walks along the wooden walkways or journey on a boat, inside the park, truly memorable.
“Pearl of the Adriatic,” or Dubrovnik, is another must-visit place when in Croatia. Established in the 7th century, this place was an important center for maritime trade and commerce. Dotted with picturesque houses and a beautiful seashore, this quaint little town on the Adriatic, comes straight out of the pages of history and blends into a pretty picture, that is worth your click!
The Island of Vis, arguably one of the most beautiful islands in the world, and is located off the coast of the southern Adriatic. Vis is truly enigmatic in its isolated existence far off the populous central coast of Croatia. The unspoiled beauty of nature, together with breathtaking beaches, amazing underwater world, rich history, and delicious local cuisine, would make you feel like you are in paradise!
Rich history, culture, natural wonders, and savory delights, together make the Croatian experience one of those incomparable beauties. Add it to your bucket list and catch a glimpse of the seven kingdoms unfolding in front of your eyes!
If you want to experience nature in its raw beauty and Mediterranean glory, then head off to Croatia this year post the current crisis. Just remember there is a world out there waiting for you to explore, and it’s only a matter of time!