Hiking in Croatia – there are mountains and hills for everyone

Croatian mountains do not exceed 2000 meters in height, but the variety of landscape is fascinating. Due to the low altitude, most of the peaks are accessible, making them practically ideal for hiking.   By Martina Đođo/AiC The beauty of the...

Planning to hike Via Adriatica Trail? Read this essential information

Active in Croatia met with Srećko Vukov, the creative force behind the Via Adriatica hiking trail. We covered the main conditions that hikers need to meet to be able to finish this adventure, what are the possible dangerous situations...

The first stage of the Via Adriatica Trail – from dinosaur footsteps set in...

The opening stage of Croatia’s first long-distance hiking trail takes hikers through the eastern coast of Istria. This is a stage marked by history. From dinosaur footsteps and Roman settlements to Austro-Hungarian viewpoints, this stage reflects the rich and...

Say Yes! to your Paklenica adventure

If you wish to have an active holiday, or you have an adventurous spirit, then the Paklenica Riviera is the right place for you. The Paklenica National Park is the ideal destination for those who love walking and hiking,...

The beauty of continental Croatia

The sea, the islands, sunsets and sunrises, palms and dolphins… All of that is amazing! But, well, there is another side of Croatia. And it’s beautiful as well! We’re talking about the continental part of the country – the...

Via Adriatica Trail stage 6 – Out of the mountains and into the canyons

The sixth stage marks roughly the halfway point of Via Adriatica Trail. It leaves behind the Velebit mountain, and after passing through the canyon of the river Krupa, and the spring of the river Zrmanja, the trail reaches Knin,...

The most beautiful Croatian cities

Croatian area has been inhabited since the prehistoric time. First settlements in Croatia were near rivers Sava, Danube and Drave, and in Istrian caves. All the way since then cities have been built in Croatia, so the architectural and...

Visit Istria – the magical land

Istria is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. It is located at the head of the Adriatic, between the Gulf of Trieste and the Kvarner Gulf. It is shared by three countries: Croatia, Slovenia, and Italy. Croatia holds...

Visiting Croatia for the first time – this is what you have to know

Coming to Croatia for the first time? Here is some necessary information about the Republic of Croatia and the stuff essential for your trip.   Traveling to Croatia Croatia has nine airports. The biggest is near ►Zagreb, the capital city, and is...

Interesting things about Croatia you probably don’t know

Croatia is beautiful, especially the coast and the island. And while we all enjoy that, Odysseus might have not. That mythical Greek hero had a rather stressful trip home, and some historians say that Croatian islands caused him many...
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