Pupnatska beach, Korcula island, Croatia: Croatia, officially the Republic of Croatia, is a unitary democratic parliamentary republic in Europe at the crossroads of Central Europe, the Balkans, and the Mediterranean. Its capital and largest city is Zagreb.
The island and town of Hvar seem to deliver on almost all levels. It is a posh island getaway that serves up a laid-back Mediterranean vibe rich with heritage and history. The welcoming atmosphere on the sun-drenched island of Hvar is renowned making it a well-known destination, yet it seems poised to grow even larger.
Most visitors to Dalmatia head straight for the islands, but the Makarska Rivijera on the mainland coast, between Split and Dubrovnik, is home to some of the country’s loveliest stretches of beach. Running from Brela in the north to Gradac in the south, the riviera is 38 miles long and centres on Makarska.
Dugi Otok: Croatia's Long Island and Sakarun Beach
One place that holds a special place in my heart here in Croatia is the Island of Dugi Otok. Why? Well it’s where I first saw those donkeys, who inspired the name of this blog on my very first trip to Croatia 14 years ago. http://www.chasingthedonkey.com/dugi-otok-lake-mir-sukosan/