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Since I have tons of photos of almost whole Croatian coast and islands, in this thread I will present those beautiful locations to you.

Description of locations will be in flickr links.

Covered locations:
Split - largest coastal city of Croatia
Zadar - historic city in northern Dalmatia
Hvar (island)
Istria peninsula (inland towns and villages)
Vis (island) / part II - Komiza
Groznjan - artist village in Istria
Prvic (island)
Opatija - town in Kvarner bay / part II - aerial panorama
Euphrasian basilica in Porec (UNESCO site in Istria)
Omis - town in Dalmatia / part II
Sibenik - town in Dalmatia
Dubrovnik southernmost town and famous tourist destination / part II
Rijeka Port city in Kvarner bay
Galesnjak - heart shaped island
Krk island - Baska and stone desert
Pula - roman amphitheater
Island of Brac
Nin - historic town near Zadar with amazing nature / Aerial panorama



Let's start with city of Split, largest coastal town on Croatian coast, and second largest in whole country (some 200 000 people). Roman emperor Diocletian's palace is UNESCO world heritage site.

Split waterfront and Marjan hill view by brch1, on Flickr

City of Split colorful harbor view by brch1, on Flickr

UNESCO world heritage site in Split by brch1, on Flickr

Colorful split waterfront evening view by brch1, on Flickr

Prokurative square in Split evening colorful view by brch1, on Flickr

Old stone street of Split historic city by brch1, on Flickr

Aerial evening view of Split waterfront by brch1, on Flickr

Split cathedral and architecture evening view by brch1, on Flickr

Golden morning sunrise in Split by brch1, on Flickr

Split waterfront sundown waterfront view by brch1, on Flickr

split by brch1, on Flickr
 

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Zadar

Historic city in northern Dalmatia, famous tourist destination and ferry port to many nearby islands. Roman architecture of old town is impressive, although it was mostly destroyed in WW2 bombings.

Colorful city of Zadar rooftops & towers by brch1, on Flickr

Colorful lighthouse Puntamika in Zadar by brch1, on Flickr

Zadar sea organs - powered by the sea stream by brch1, on Flickr

City of Zadar harbor and Velebit mountain by brch1, on Flickr

Fishing boats on colorful sunset by brch1, on Flickr

Historic Fosa bay in Zadar by brch1, on Flickr

Zadar rooftops by brch1, on Flickr

Town of Zadar waterfront detail view by brch1, on Flickr

People silhouettes at golden sunset at sea and yacht on horizon by brch1, on Flickr

Famous Fosa harbor in Zadar aerial view by brch1, on Flickr

Zadar Five wells square and historic architecture view by brch1, on Flickr

Zadar waterfront and Ugljan island sunset view by brch1, on Flickr

zadar by brch1, on Flickr
 

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Inland Istria

Istria is peninsula on northern adriatic coast, bordering Slovenia and Italy (sea border). Inland is full of picturesque stone towns and villages, and is ofen called croatian Tuscany.

Hum village (they say smallest town in the world)

Town of Hum colorful old stone street by brch1, on Flickr

Town of Hum old stone architecture by brch1, on Flickr

Town of Hum old mediterranean street by brch1, on Flickr

Town of Hum old cobbled square and church by brch1, on Flickr

Town of Hum ancient architecture by brch1, on Flickr

Roc

Village of Roc in istrian inland by brch1, on Flickr

Motovun

Town of Motovun on picturesque hill by brch1, on Flickr

Motovun town in clouds view by brch1, on Flickr

Town of Motovun old mediterranean architecture by brch1, on Flickr

Zavrsje

Village of Zavrsje in green landscape by brch1, on Flickr

Groznjan village

Groznjan town lodge and old architecture by brch1, on Flickr

Old cobbled square of Groznjan village by brch1, on Flickr

Old village of Groznjan street view by brch1, on Flickr

Idyllic hill village of Groznjan view by brch1, on Flickr

Stone gate of Groznjan village by brch1, on Flickr

Stone square of Groznjan village by brch1, on Flickr

istra by brch1, on Flickr
 

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Island of Vis

Remote island in Adriatic sea. Old architecture and idyllic beaces (one of them is Stinva - see photos below). This autumn movie Mamma mia 2 was filmed on the island (with Pierce Brosnan, Meryl Streep, Collin Firth....).

Town of Vis:

Island town of Vis idyllic waterfront view by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Vis yachting bay by brch1, on Flickr

Town of Vis seafront view by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Vis lighthouse view by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Vis yachting waterfront by brch1, on Flickr

Luxury yachts in Town of Vis waterfront by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Vis seafront walkway view by brch1, on Flickr

Historic stone street of ancient Vis town by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Vis yachting waterfront view by brch1, on Flickr

Mediterranean destiation of Vis island nature and architecture by brch1, on Flickr

Vis island yachting waterfront view by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Vis bay entrance and lighthouse by brch1, on Flickr

Stinva beach:

Amazing Stinva beach of Vis island by brch1, on Flickr

Amazing Stinva beach of Vis island by brch1, on Flickr

Amazing Stinva beach of Vis island by brch1, on Flickr

Stinva bay beach on Vis island by brch1, on Flickr

Stinva bay beach on Vis island by brch1, on Flickr

vis by brch1, on Flickr

My Vis collection: https://brch.pixels.com/collections/island+of+vis
 

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Prvic island

Small Adriatic island in Sibenik archipelago with only 2 villages: Prvic Luka and Prvic Sepurine. No cars on island, just few tractors and bicycles. Clean turquoise beaches,

Location: https://goo.gl/maps/CVdsH3bTGyv

Turquoise beach of Prvic island and town of Prvic Sepurine view by brch1, on Flickr

Old stone mediterranean village walkway on Prvic island by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Prvic turquoise harbor and waterfront view in Sepurine village by brch1, on Flickr

Prvic Sepurine stone architecture view by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Prvic harbor and waterfront view in Sepurine village by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Prvic harbor and waterfront view in Sepurine village by brch1, on Flickr

Colorful mediterranean stone street of Prvic island by brch1, on Flickr

Colorful mediterranean stone street of Prvic island by brch1, on Flickr

Colorful mediterranean stone street of Prvic island by brch1, on Flickr

Crushed tractor by the sea on island Prvic by brch1, on Flickr

Colorful mediterranean stone street of Prvic island by brch1, on Flickr

Prvic Luka waterfront architecture view by brch1, on Flickr

Prvic Sepurine waterfront and stone architecture view by brch1, on Flickr

Coast and beach of Prvic island panoramic summer view by brch1, on Flickr

Island of Prvic harbor panorama in Sepurine by brch1, on Flickr

Turquoise beach of Prvic island and town of Prvic Sepurine view by brch1, on Flickr

Prvic Luka colorful mediterranean street view by brch1, on Flickr

Prvić by brch1, on Flickr
 

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