Interesting Facts about Croatia

Interesting Facts about Croatia

Interesting Facts about Croatia

You might know about what makes Croatia special and popular, the numerous interesting historical sights and monuments scattered around the place. The Diocletian Palace in Split, The famous walls of Dubrovnik, the greetings to the Sun in Zadar all are famous and well known things about Croatia but there is a lot more you can find out about this country. 🙂

Location: Croatia is located in Central and Southeast Europe, on the coast of the Adriatic Sea.
Size: 56,594 square kilometres
Population: 4.28 million


Location: Split is located on the Eastern shore of the Adriatic sea.
Population: 178,102
Surface: 79.38 km², the second largest city in Croatia


Location: Zagreb is located Northwest of the country, along the Sava river.
Population: 810,003
Surface: 641 km² , the capital of Croatia along with being the largest city.


Location: Rijeka is located in Primorje-Gorski Kotar County on Kvarner Bay.
Population: 128,624
Surface: 44 km² , the third largest city in Croatia


Location: Zadar is located on the Northwest part of Ravni Kotari region
Population: 75,082
Surface: 25 km²


Location: Trogir is positioned on a small island in between the mainland and Čiovo island
Population: 10,818
Surface: 35 km²


Location: Omiš is situated about 25 km south-east of Croatia’s second largest city, Split
Population: 14,936
Surface: 266 km²

Short Summary

Croatia really is a particularly interesting country. Most people know about the interesting things about Croatia like the Diocletian Palace, Walls of Dubrovnik, etc. but not many people know about the small little statistics of the towns 🙂

But if you want to see an outsider’s perspective of what they thought about Croatia we urge you to check JetSettingFools, having several travel blogs revolving around Croatia from Top 10 things to see in Split, 2-week itinerary of Croatia and a whole blog post about the Diocletian’s Palace in Split that are a fun and educational view of this lovely country. They were beyond lovely guests that we had a pleasure meeting 🙂

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