Why You Should Visit Croatia!

By March 14, 2018Destinations
Travel and flights to Croatia

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Croatia is the hottest European country right now! It’s become one of the most popular destinations among U.S. travelers and is trending for 2018.


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Why Croatia?  When it comes to national parks, amazing food, and mellow wine, Croatia is your one-stop-shop.  It has become a top country to visit for its old-world charm mixed with extravagant glamour.
It also might have a little something to do with the popular HBO show, Game of ThronesYes, GOT fans, you read that right!  Croatia possesses many of the filming locations for the wildly popular drama series, with the city of Dubrovnik home to the biggest film set. Located in Central and South-Eastern Europe, Croatia runs along the Adriatic Sea, encompassing over a thousand islands, which borders Hungary, Serbia, Bosnia, and Montenegro.

Natural Beauty

If you’re nature obsessed, Croatia is considered one of the most ecologically preserved areas of Europe, boasting eight national parks throughout the country, 11 nature parks, and two arboretums.  It’s the land where the warm Mediterranean Sea meets the fresh mountains and creates utter bliss.

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Culture & Festivals

Croatia is not only known for its stunning nature, but visitors can be sure to enjoy the country’s culture, history, events, food, wine, and beautiful beaches. The diversity and beauty of Croatia is endless. Imagine enjoying sightseeing during the day and fabulous soirees at night?

For all the music lovers, Croatia hosts the biggest electronic music festival in the world, The Ultra Europe Festival, attracting large crowds from all over, which is one of 90 festivals the country hosts every year.

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The Food

Foodies, come prepared!  Croatian cuisine is to die for!  It’s one of the most diverse cuisines and known as “the cuisine of the regions,” taking its influence from Greek, Italian, and French cuisine.  When it comes to wine, Croatia has over 300 geographically-defined wine-producing areas throughout the country.  Although Croatia’s food and wine seem to be a favourite among travelers, Rakija, a strong fruit brandy is what the country is famous for.  It’s the secret weapon against all that is enemy to man and is said to kill bacteria and relieve pain. (Yikes!)

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Enjoy the Beach

Croatia is also known as the “land of the islands,” 1,244 to be exact.  With that many islands, the country is bound to have the perfect beach to bask in the warm Summer sun.  The beach scene in Croatia is quite heterogenous and is available at every tourist destination along the coastline. Croatia’s beaches vary from pebble beaches, rock beaches, and even include themed beaches that are comparable to the famous Ibiza, Spain.

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Unique Tours

Whatever your reason is to adventure to Croatia, this country will steal a piece of your heart. The extra special thing about tourism in Croatia, is that it offers different organized tours to meet everyone’s taste in travel.

Some of the themed tours that Croatia has to offer are “The Best of Croatia on Land & Sea,” The Game of Thrones Tour,” (For the GOT lovers!) “The Food & Wine Tour,” and “Croatia Highlights & UNESCO Heritage.”

This country is filled with so much rich culture and history; it’s no wonder why the directors of Game of Thrones chose Croatia as its top film location! If you can’t decide on your next travel destination, look no further than Croatia, you won’t be disappointed!

If you’re ready to book your next adventure, choose Beforeifly! You can reach out to us online or visit us at our Travel Centre in Hamilton, Ontario. We offer low-cost and worry-free travel from anywhere to anywhere in the world! Don’t hesitate to contact us today for more information or to learn more about the many services and expertise that our team offers.

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