Croatia in Winter: Your 2022 Insider’s Guide

Visiting Croatia in winter can be a great way to pass the colder months of the year in gorgeous settings. While the scenic Balkan country definitely isn’t a winter sun destination, the temperatures here are a lot milder than those elsewhere in Europe during this time. This is owing to Croatia’s Mediterranean location. In recent … Read more

Dating in Croatia: A Handy Guide for Tourists and Expats

Dating in Croatia may be somewhat different from what you are used to depending on where in the world you come from. Compared to western cultures, Croatian culture is more traditional and conservative and so, dating etiquette is slightly different here.  That being said, Croatians are warm, friendly people that take an interest in meeting … Read more

Pakleni Islands: An Uninhabited Slice of Paradise off Hvar’s Coast

The Pakleni islands are simultaneously among the most stunning, and the most underrated islands in Croatia. This little archipelago of uninhabited islets sits just off the coast of Hvar, in the midst of the Adriatic Sea.  The Pakleni Islands  The Pakleni islands are also referred to as the “Paklinski islands”. However, no one is exactly … Read more

Tipping in Croatia: Croatian Etiquette Guide

Tipping in Croatia is neither commonplace nor expected. That being said, it’s always appreciated if you leave a small tip if you really enjoy a meal or the service that you received somewhere. So what is Croatian tipping best practice? Tipping in Croatia  There is a tremendous amount of conflicting information online about tipping in … Read more