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Apartmani - Skoric
Apartmani - Skoric
Picture of croatia


Geographical position:
Croatia extends from the furthest eastern edges of the
Alps in the north-west to the Pannonian lowlands
and the banks of the Danube in the east; its central region
is covered by the Dinara mountain range, and its southern
parts extend to the coast of the Adriatic Sea.

The mainland covers 56,542 km2, and the surface

4,437,460 inhabitants; composition of population:
the majority of the population are Croats;
national minorities are Serbs, Slovenes, Hungarians,
Bosnians, Italians, Czechs and others.
System of government: multi-party parliamentary republic.

Zagreb (779,145 inhabitants), the economic, traffic,
cultural and academic centre of the country.

5,835 km of which 4,058 km comprise a coastline of
islands, solitary rocks and reefs.
Number of islands, solitary rocks and reefs:
1,185; the largest islands are Krk and Cres;
there are 50 inhabited islands.

Highest peak:
Dinara: 1,831 m above sea level.

There are two climate zones;
a temperate continental climate, locally also a
mountainous climate, prevails in the interior, whereas a
pleasant Mediterranean climate prevails along the Adriatic
coast, with an overwhelming number of sunny days,
dry and hot summers, mild and humid winters;
average temperature in the inland: January 0 to 2°C,
August 19 to 23°C; average temperature at the seaside:
January 6 to 11°C, August 21 to 27°C;
the temperature is about 12°C in winter,
and 25°C in summer.

kuna (1 kuna = 100 lipa). Foreign currency can be
exchanged in banks, exchange offices, post offices, travel
agencies, hotels, camps, marinas; cheques can be cashed
in banks.

Adriatic Sea

The Adriatic sea got its name from an ancient port of the
same name. The Adriatic spans from the Balkan to the
Apennine peninsula.
The part belonging to the Republic of Croatia is the
eastcoast which extends all the way from Prevlaka in the
south to cape Savudrija in the west,including all islands,
islets and cliffs along the coast,and the archipelago of
Palagruza (the number of islands, islets and cliffs is more
than 1700).

This is a unique area in Europe forcruising with motor
boats, speedboats, or sailboats, but also for enjoying the
underwater world.