Croatia Travel Guide Index

From the seaside cities of Split and Dubrovnik, to stunning national parks, and lesser-visited heritage sites, Croatia has it all. My husband and I are fortunate to have spent two winters in this country on the Adriatic Sea, mingling with talented winemakers, learning how to make silver filigree jewelry and traditional Dalmatian dishes like peka, and visiting a handful of the country’s dramatic natural attractions.

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Croatian Filigree Jewelry Split CroatiaThe Art of Making Croatian Filigree Jewelry – Split







Dubrovnik-City-WallsBird’s Eye Views & Sapphire Blues: Walking the Walls of Dubrovnik





Trogir - St. Lawrence BelltowerThe Blue Skies of Trogir





croatian-food-wine-split-things-to-do-featured1Croatian Food & Wine at 400 Meters: A Sunday in Split





Featured Hiking Mosor Split Croatia 6A Day Trip from Split, Croatia: Hiking Mosor





Octopus Peka CroatiaDelicious History: Zinfandel Wine & Octopus Peka in Kaštela, Croatia





Maskeron Carved Faces in Dubrovnik11The Details of Dubrovnik: Meet the Maskerons




Easter bunny chocolates in croatiaEaster Greetings from Croatia






Marjan Split CroatiaEscaping to Marjan Hill, the ‘Lungs of Split,’ Croatia






Roman-Ruins-Split-Croatia-Salona-SolinExploring the Roman Ruins of Salona: A Day Trip from Split




Trogir, croatia waterfrontA Farewell to Trogir





Architecture detail in Trogir CroatiaFlourishes Fit for a Fairy Tale: Admiring the Details in Trogir





Dubrovnik-Croatia-Fountains-ArchitectureThe Fountains of Dubrovnik





Cooking-Class-Split-Gluten-Free-CroatiaFresh Delights: A Cooking Class in Split




trogir-croatia-visit-tourism-travel31bGetting Acquainted with Trogir






NishtaRestaurantDubrovnikGlutenFreeVegetarian07Gluten-Free Goodness in Dubrovnik (& Two Must-Try Recipes)





pouring red wineThe Hunt for the ‘Original Zin’: A Wine-Tasting Tour of Croatia






Hvar Island Croatia Stari GradHvar Island: A Croatian Odyssey of Music, History, & Wine 





Croatian-Wine-Aged-UnderwaterAn Immersive Experience: Tasting Croatian Wine from Under the Sea




Featured Walking Tour Split CroatiaInside Diocletian’s Palace: A Walking Tour in Split, Croatia




Split-Archaeological-Museum-CroatiaA Journey Through the Millennia: The Split Archaeology Museum





Klis-Fortress-Game-of-Thrones-Tour-Split-CroatiaKlis Fortress & a Game of Thrones Tour in Split






Croatian-Slow-Food-Wine-Pasticada-Krolo-WineryKrolo Winery: Slow Food & Wine in the Croatian Countryside






earthenware peka dish and red croatian wineA Lesson in Cooking Peka, the Signature Dish of Croatia’s Dalmatia Region





Split Riva CroatiaMaking a ‘Split Decision’ in Croatia





Looking at view of old town Dubrovnik from atop mount srdjRiding the Dubrovnik Cable Car: Breathtaking Views & Pensive Moments




sunset silhouette on the Adriatic Sea in CroatiaSailing the Adriatic: A Day Trip from Trogir



Dubrovnik Street Scenes21Scenes from Dubrovnik





Krka National Park CroatiaShades of Blue:  Krka National Park, Skradin, & Primošten




Trogir belltower stairwellShades of Vertigo: Climbing the Bell Tower in Trogir, Croatia











Zagreb Croatia ArchitectureThe Windows of Zagreb