If you want to experience something new and different this year, you should consider the Croatian islands. Vacation in Croatia is a perfect mix of nature, beautiful beaches, delicious food and cultural and historical sites.

There are over a thousand islands in Croatia, so everyone can find a perfect one according to their needs. Whether you are a nature lover, romantic couple, family with kids or someone looking for an active holiday (for example windsurfing) there is a perfect island for you.

Some Croatian islands are perfect destinations for honeymoon and romantic getaways. They are perfect for long, romantic walks, calm beaches and beautiful sunsets. There are many cosy restaurants where you can have a romantic dinner with a bottle of delicious Croatian wine.

On the other hand, some of the islands are famous for their nightlife and party that never stops. They are places where young people from all over the world gather to spend their summer.

Most Croatian islands are perfect for families with kids. They are safe and they have many family-friendly activities in which your kids will enjoy! One thing is sure: you will never be bored in Croatia! Many people come to visit Croatian islands out of curiosity and then they keep returning every summer.

Croatia can be compared with the most exotic destinations but it is much more affordable! Some families spend their whole summer here, and many freelancers come to work here one summer and then fall in love with Croatia and end up looking for a house for sale. Local people are warm and kind and many speak English reasonably well. Croatians are famous for their hospitality, you can experience that if you book private accommodation.

Island Brac is the largest island in Dalmatia and one of the largest islands in the Adriatic Sea. It is located between Split and Hvar. It is famous for its white stone. Today it is a luxurious destination, where some of the best Croatian hotels are located. Famous white-pebble beach Zlatni Rat (Colden Cape) became one of the landmarks of this island.

Hvar is one of the most beautiful Mediterranean islands and it became one of the most popular summer destinations through the recent years. It is one of the sunniest spots in Croatia, and that makes it a perfect destination through the year, not only during the summer. Through the centuries, Hvar was an important cultural and artistic centre. Take a long walk around an old port from the 13th century and feel the true spirit of this island.

Korcula island is famous for its forest, vineyards, small villages and delicious food. You can experience the charm and rich tradition of this Croatian island easily by taking a ferry from the coast. It is perfect for families and it is a welcomed escape from busy city life.

Some of the most famous islands are Rab, Pag, Krk, Cres and many more. If you choose Croatian islands as your destination this summer we are sure you won’t be disappointed! You will return recharged, full of new stories, new experiences and Croatia will stay forever in your heart!

Zoe Kickhefer