Photo: The historic port of Rovinj in Croatia

Rovinj is a historic port on the western coast of the Istrian Peninsula.

Photograph by Danny Lehman/CORBIS

Croatia Experiences

  • Picture of pedestrians on Tkalciceva Street in Zagreb

    48 Hours in Zagreb, Croatia

    The creative class rises in Croatia's capital city, restoring the city’s unsung streetscapes with new projects.

  • Elevevated view over the picturesque harbour city of Split illuminated at sunset, Split, Dalmatia, Croatia

    Europe's Rising Star: Split

    Discover this Croatian wonderland that's centered itself around centuries of ruins.

  • Picture of the sunset on Split, Croatia

    Crazy for Croatia: Five Gems

    From specialty strudels to oceanic organ pipes, check out these destinations in the "Pearl of the Adriatic."

  • Picture of people walking through a courtyard in Diocletian's Palace, Split, Croatia

    In Diocletian's Living Room

    A Nat Geo writer immerses herself in one of history's greatest recycling success stories.

  • Photo: Rovinj city in Croatia

    Best of the World 2012

    It's time to start planning your adventures for 2012. Here are Traveler magazine's 20 best places in the world to visit, including Istria, Croatia.

Featured Trip

  • Photo: Boats harbored in Croatia

    Kayaking and Hiking Croatia’s Islands Adventure

    Discover Croatia’s unique history and stunning coast during a nine-day island-hopping adventure. Kayak through lush inlets, hike through vineyards, snorkel in the quiet coves, and visit medieval monasteries.


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