Before Croatia became independent in 1991, the country was part of the former Yugoslavia. The favourable geographical location of Croatia makes this country very popular with tourists. They visit the country mainly to enjoy the beautiful coastline and beautiful islands. Zagreb is the capital of Croatia and has 800.000 inhabitants. Other major cities are Split and Rijeka. Since 1 July 2013, Croatia is a member of the European Union. In doing so, the total number of members increased to 28. Zagreb Airport is the busiest airport in the country. Other popular airports are Split Airport and Dubrovnik Airport.
Practical information about Croatia:
Time zone: Central European Time +1
Currency: Croatian kuna
National Day: 25 June
Airport: zračna luka