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Croatia a Paradise On Earth
Croatia is located on the Southeastern Europe, bordering the Adriatic Sea, between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Slovenia. In 1918, after the end of World War 1, Croatia was part of the Austro-Hungarian.
In 1929 the Croats, Serbs, and Slovenes formed a Country known as Yugoslavia. After World War II, under Marshal TITO rule Yugoslavia became a federal independent Socialist state. Croatia declared its independence from Yugoslavia in 1991;
However, it took four years of fighting before occupying Serb armies were mostly cleared from Croatian lands. Under UN supervision, the last Serb-held enclave in eastern Slovenia was returned to Croatia in 1998.
Croatia's Total Territory is approximately: 56,538 Sq Km.
Croatia has a population of 4,784,265.
Official language in Croatia is Croatian language and Latin alphabet.
Croatian Natural Heart found by Google Earth
Croatia's has several islands, with beautiful beaches, Pleasant temperatures are easy to find, Island of Hvar has 2,718 hours of sunshine yearly & beaches are clear & clean beaches, perfect for sun & beach lovers. The Krk, Cres, Brac, Hvar, Pag, Korcula, Dugi Otok, Mlijet, Rab, Vis and the Kornati Islands are the largest islands.
How to say hello & more in Croatian language:
Hello - Bok!
How are you? - Kako si? (informal) Kako ste? (formal, plural)
Very good - Vrlo dobro
Please - Molim
Thank you - Hvala!
You are welcome - Nema na èemu!
Goodbye - Doviðenja!
Peace - Mir
Love - Ljubav
Counting from 0 (nula) to 100 (sto) in Croatian http://www.marijn.org/everything-is-4/counting-0-to-100/croatian
Currency in Croatia is Kuna.
Zagreb is the capital and the largest city of Croatia & had 786,200 population in 2008. Zagreb is the cultural, scientific, economic and governmental center of the Republic of Croatia.
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Climate: Northern Croatia has a continental climate; Central Croatia has a semi-highland and highland climate, while the Croatian coast has a Mediterranean climate. Winter temperatures range from -1 to 30°C in the continental region, -5 to 0°C in the mountain region and 5 to 10°C in the coastal region. Summer temperatures range from 22 to 26°C in the continental region, 15 to 20°C in the mountain region and 26 to 30°C in the coastal region.
Rest of Croatia has moderate continental climate, you can find mountain climate on(Velebit, Risnjak, Snježnik). The littoral and hinterland south of the island of Rab have the Mediterranean climate.
Natural parks: Croatia has seven natural parks: the Brijuni islands, the Kornati islands, and the island of MIijet, Krka Waterfalls, Pakienica Canyon, Plitvice Lakes and Risnjak Mountain. Many national parks, such as the Velebit and Biokovo Mountains, are located away from cities and transport routes. Others, such as Medvednica (Zagreb), and Kopacki Rit (Osijek), are situated close to urban areas. The island of Lokrum near Dubrovnik, Rauchova lugarnica (Rauch forest) near Zagreb, and the top of Japetic Mountain near Samobor, are examples of vegetation forests located near major urban centers.
National Parks in Croatia
I do not have the current figures for 2008 but in 2007, there were 500,000 tourists from all over the world. Croatia has something to offer for everyone. From urban life lovers to nature lovers.
Croatia Tourism information