Croatia practice, know


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Identity Card:
  • Capital Zagreb

  • People : 4284889 hab .

  • Constitution : Parliamentary Democracy

  • Language Croatian

  • Religion Catholicism

    Entry requirements:
    • Visa No, French national identity card or valid passport is sufficient for a stay of less than 3 months .

    • Passport : no, national map proper identification .

    • Save: You're supposed to register within 24 hours of arrival at a police station or tourist office if you are not staying in a hotel .

      • Currency Kuna (HRK)

      • Currency rates : 1 euro = 7 Kuna

      • Change . You'll find exchange offices in major cities and tourist areas easily

      • Payment Cards Credit cards accepted little, except in big hotels and large chain store, it is always advisable to have liquid on itself

      • Budget stay 1 Week : 250 - 500 euros

        • Restaurants
          Cheap : less than 6 € / person
          Average . 10 € / person
          Premium : more than 30 € / person.

          • accommodation
            Cheap : less than 15 € / night
            Average : 30to-50 € / night
            Premium : more than 100 € / night


            How to get there?

            • By Air: air travel between France and Croatia are provided by very few companies and are quite expensive, especially flights to Split and Dubrovnik. You can go from Paris and major provincial cities like Lyon, Nice and Strasbourg. Count between 150 and 300 euros to reach Zagreb and about 3 hours of flight.

            • By bus: The Eurolines can get to Croatia by bus from most major French cities .

            • By Ferry: There are connections between Italy and Croatia throughout the year, especially between Ancona and Split

            • By car: From France, it will take you through Italy and Slovenia expect a big day drive from Lyon. Note: Slovenia Slovenian buying a vignette is mandatory for circulate. This sticker can be purchased in motorway service stations.

              On site:

              • Car Highways in Croatia are paid and in good condition, good point; they are uncrowded. French driving license is recognized in Croatia. If you bring your own car from France you will need to purchase additional insurance at the border.

              • Bus The bus is definitely the most convenient way to travel to Croatia, more comfortable than the train and cheap, it can go anywhere in the country <. / span>

              • Train : The trains are slow and uncomfortable, the bus is better ..

                • Vaccinations : No vaccine is mandatory. Warning to the Danube tick. If stung, antibiotic treatment is required.

                • Water consumption : Tap water is potable throughout Croatia, except Islands .

                  • Flights Croatia is a safe country, however as everywhere use common sense and apply a normal vigilance to your business .

                  • Mines: Please note some areas have not yet been cleared, especially near the Bosnian border and in some islands. Panels normally indicate areas at risk.

                    • Climate There are several climates in Croatia, Continental in the north-east Mediterranean on the coast and mountains in the central part .

                    • Average temperatures 28 & deg; C in summer and 10 & deg; C in winter .

                    • Best time to reach : Spring and autumn are two very pleasant times to visit Croatia, and of course the summer is the perfect time to enjoy the beautiful Croatian coast.

                      Daily life:
                      • Time difference : UTC + 1, no time difference with France .

                      • Electrical Outlets : 230V / 50Hz, European plug

                      • Calling code 00 385

                      • internet, wifi : There are a few cafes in large cities and tourist areas, if you have your own laptop you'll have no trouble finding a wifi