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Croatia - My Beautiful Homeland

Updated on September 14, 2010

Dedicated to My Beautiful Motherland - Croatia!

Have to say right at the beginning - I love my country! And if you have been to Croatia, you can understand my love for it's people, untouched nature and exquisite beauty! If not, take a look around and I'm sure you'll like what you'll discover about this little country with warm people, great music (just right for party), delicious food, clean and unspoiled natural resorts and clear blue sea!

This page combines all the best so far published and seen on Some of these lenses are mine, some of them are published by other Croats. And believe it or not, there are even some which are made by people who have visited and carried back to their country memories so good to inspire them to make a lenses dedicated to country which isn't theirs by birth but will ever remain in their hearts!

Just a caution: I plan to add many further resources in future, so stop by again... soon! :)

Presenting Croatia In All Her Beauty!

What you'll find here...

I have given a lots of thoughts how to present Croatia in the way I see it so that it becomes familiar to you, who landed on this page. So I'm not going to state a facts and figures about Croatia, I'll try to show you all the beauty of my country with many pictures and clips as I believe that pictures can send out much stronger message. In between I'll try to add many links for further reading for all of you who are interested to find out more, but also few interesting 'did you know' facts that you might not known!

Croatian Capital City - Zagreb - Take a video tour

Croatia - Land of Islands

1185 Islands by Adriatic Coast

Croatia is truly a land of islands because it has 1185 of them and each one is different, exceptional and with its own story. Islands, islets and cliffs are located in front of 1777 kilometers of the Adriatic coast.

People often can't determine the color of the Adriatic sea. Sometimes it's dark blue, sometimes greenish-blue. The fact is that the sea, depending on the time of day and the angle of the sun's rays overflows into a thousands nuances. However, it is always beautiful and unique.

Out of the 1185 islands and cliffs, one will surely be your best travel choice. Come and choose it!

Come! I'm inviting you! And I'm sure you'll have great time!

Would You Like to Visit Croatia?

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      6 years ago

      Me in oppressive heatwave inflicted Oz (loathe high humidity) with a small pocket, yes I'm from the poorer side... Got Croatian music, and a packet of Croatian 'KRAS' waffer biscuits...Yummm! :) Local biscuits here are pumped full of sugar and chemicals, that made me really feel sick...Never those 'KRAS' biscuits, yummmm!....:)

      Incidentally one of my parents comes from Zagreb, but also spoke fluent Russian. One has noticed that I have Eastern European blood stirring within me, though I dont speak a word of Croatian or Russian, but I'm heavily drawn to the music....I humbly play harmonica...:)

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      6 years ago

      Hajduk, Seve, Oliver, ibo...

      My likes :)

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      Addy Bell 

      8 years ago

      I definitely would. I've heard wonderful things about it.

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      8 years ago

      I like croatian anthem melody! Croatia have very good football team, I like them. I'm from Slovenia but Zagreb is only 20 mins away from my home. I have relatives in Zagreb too.

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      Spook LM 

      8 years ago

      My daughter has just come back from there and she says it is beautiful beyond any telling of it. Was very impressed. As a father I trust she stayed away from some of those naughty beaches. Blessed by an Angel.

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      Indigo Janson 

      9 years ago from UK

      It certainly looks a beautiful country - you seem to have it all in Croatia: mountains, national parks, and all those islands along the Adriatic coast. I hope to visit one of these days.

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      Jeff Wendland 

      9 years ago from Kalamazoo, MI

      Excellent lens on your homeland. 5* and blessings

    • RhondaAlbom profile image

      Rhonda Albom 

      9 years ago from New Zealand

      Hi Michelle, just came back to give a blessing.

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      Rhonda Albom 

      9 years ago from New Zealand

      Love this lensography. I can't wait to read more about Croatia.

    • Pixelrage LM profile image

      Pixelrage LM 

      9 years ago

      Can't believe I've missed this lens - will be sure to feature on ;)

    • annetteghallowe1 profile image


      9 years ago

      Coratia is on my list of MUST visit places. I can't wait to explore all the links and information you have provided. 5*

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      Holley Web 

      9 years ago

      This a beautiful lens and I can't wait to see your country!


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