Croatia Economy

Croatia Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax system Basic data After the economy contracted by -8.1% in 2020, robust gross domestic product growth of 10.4% was recorded last year. According to European Commission statistics, it was the second largest growth in EU countries after Ireland. The economy thus returned to […]

Croatia Visa

Croatia Visa, Embassy, Holidays and Shopping

VISAS, ENTRY RULES, CUSTOMS REGULATIONS in Croatia From April 1 to October 31, 2010, Russian citizens visiting Croatia for tourism purposes for up to 90 days do not need a visa. When crossing the border, you must have cash with you at the rate of at least 100 euros per person per day in the […]

History in Croatia

History in Croatia

The state was formed on the site of three historical lands of the Croatian crown – Croatia proper (or Lesser Croatia), Dalmatia and Slavonia, as well as the former Margraviate of Istria. This small country has a history that spans several millennia and has absorbed various cultures that have replaced one another. And each of […]

Croatia Resorts

Croatia Resorts and Attractions

Croatia is a state in southeastern Europe, on the Balkan Peninsula. Consists of continental and Adriatic parts. Independence was gained in 1991. According to smb, the capital is Zagreb. Currency – Croatian kuna. Kuna, consists of hundreds of lindens. In circulation there are banknotes of 1000, 500, 100, 20, 10, 5 kunas, coins – 1, 2, […]

Croatia History

Croatia History

The Croats, a native population of Iran, settled along Dalmatia, called by the Byzantine emperor Heraclius, in the first half of the 7th century. and soon they converted to Christianity. Since then, the link with Rome has always meant national identification with respect to Muslims and Orthodox Serbs. Recognized around the 9th century. the Frankish […]

Transportation of Croatia

How to Get Around Croatia

Transportation Traveling by plane According to top-medical-schools, the national carrier Croatia Airlines (OU) offers scheduled flights from Zagreb to Split, Dubrovnik, Pula and Brac. Traveling by car/bus Car: Croatia has a well-developed motorway network. The A2 is a continuous stretch of motorway from Passau via Graz and Maribor to Zagreb, with a connection to the […]

Croatia History

Croatia History

Republic of Croatia is a country located in central Europe that is geographically surrounded by the Pannonian Plain, Southeast Europe and the Mediterranean Sea. Its capital, at the same time its main financial, university and commercial center, is Zagreb, with one million residents in its metropolitan area. Croatia borders Slovenia and Hungary to the north, Serbia to the northeast, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the east, and Montenegro to the […]

Croatian farmers

Croatia Wildlife and Economy

Animals and Plants The coast of Croatia In the places protected from the gusts of the Bora wind, the flora of the Mediterranean flourishes with olive and lemon trees and vines. Two types of scented plants are also common, namely lavender, which grows mainly on the island of Hvar, and the yellow-flowering gorse. This grows […]

Typical Croatia

Croatia Recent History

Striving for independence After the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the beginning of the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1990, the aspirations for independence grew stronger. At that time, Yugoslavia consisted of the republics of Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia and Bosnia-Herzegovina. Then there were Kosovo and Vojvodina, two independent provinces […]