The capital of Dalmatia is the exciting, cosmopolitan city of Split - a great place to the experience the authentic Dalmatian lifestyle. This always-buzzing city has just the right balance between tradition and modernity. From the Riva (the sea side promenade of the old town you can directly access the Diocletian’s Palace (a Unesco World Heritage site and one of the world’s most impressive Roman monuments) and you’ll see dozens of bars, restaurants and shops thriving amid the atmospheric old walls where Split life has been humming along for thousands of years.
Along the coastline, you will find small traditional fishing villages with picturesque harbours and old towns. Yet Croatia’s coast is speckled with a multitude of magnificent islands. Some of the nearer islands are connected to the mainland by bridges, and the rest can be reached by Croatia’s ferry network – the trip over the Adriatic, gazing at white cliffs and green hills over the sparkling water can be a wonderful experience in itself.
The queen of the South is the beautiful historic city of Dubrovnik. Regardless of whether you are visiting Dubrovnik for the first time or the hundredth, the sense of awe never fails to descend when you set eyes on the beauty of the old town. With its unique political and cultural history and world-renowned buildings, it’s no wonder Dubrovnik is a UNESCO heritage site. As one of the most attractive and best-known cities in the Mediterranean, its exquisite natural beauty and well-preserved heritage are also enhanced by an exceptional range of touristic facilities.