Croatia

Key Country Facts

Population: 4.3 million
Historical & Interesting Facts:

One fun fact about Croatia is that it is heavily populated with islands!

Top Activities and Places to Visit:

Zagreb, Diocletian’s Place, Broken Relationships, Dubrovnik

Other Information:

Major exports: transport equipment, machinery, chemicals, food, and fuel

The capital of Croatia is Zagreb. There are approximately 4,313,707 people living here (2016). The official language of Croatia is Croatian. Croatians practice Roman Catholicism. The time zone is 5 hours ahead of EST.

When visiting Croatia, tourists would enjoy Zagreb for its historic Roman ruins, Diocletian’s Place. Also of interest is the museum of Broken Relationships, a quirky museum full of objects retained after the end of relationships. Visitors would also enjoy the walled coastal city of Dubrovnik. This port city is stunning, full of cobblestone streets and historic architecture.

One fun fact about Croatia is that it is heavily populated with islands. By some estimates there are approximately 1246 islands, isles, and inlets altogether!

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193

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150

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