Exploring Diocletian's Palace in Split Croatia by JetSettingFools.com

Exploring Diocletian’s Palace in Split, Croatia

Diocletian’s Palace was built in the 4th century as a retirement seaside residence for the Roman Emperor, his family, servants and guards. The rectangular structure (520 x 620 feet) was two stories, fronted the sea and was built more like a fort than a palace.… Read the rest


Krka National Park A Day Trip from Zadar, Croatia by JetSettingFools.com

Visiting Krka National Park: A Day Trip in Croatia

There is no doubt that the Adriatic Sea along Croatia’s coastline is a stunning stretch of water. The crystal clear seawater ranges in color from cobalt blue to turquoise, varying in intensity depending on sunlight and depth.  But Croatia’s appealing aqueous beauty isn’t exclusive to the shore.… Read the rest


Zadar Ferry Boat Trips to Ugljan and Dugi Otok Islands Croatia by JetSettingFools.com

Zadar Ferry: Boat trips to Ugljan and Dugi Otok islands

Hundreds of islands make up the Zadar Archipelago, part of Northern Dalmatia. The Zadar islands range in size, but unlike the southern counterparts, these islands are mostly barren, attracting fewer inhabitants and visitors. The communities that do exist on the islands near Zadar survive on olive production, the fishing industry and very seasonal tourism.… Read the rest


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Dubrovnik on a Budget: 8 Money-Saving Trip Tips

Dubrovnik – the Pearl of the Adriatic – is Croatia’s most visited city. Each summer season, the city sees record-breaking crowds – and as the number of tourists increase, so does the cost of visiting Dubrovnik. But, no need to worry: there are plenty of things to do in Dubrovnik on a budget.… Read the rest


Hiking Vidova Gora on Brac, Croatia JetSettingFools.com

Hiking Vidova Gora on Brac Island, Croatia

On shaky legs and with ragged breath, we crested the mountain plateau. We had been steadily climbing uphill for nearly two hours – one hour and fifty-six minutes, to be exact – but we weren’t celebrating quite yet. Our goal – hiking Vidova Gora to the top – was not yet attained.… Read the rest


12 Things to do in Makarska, Croatia JetSettingFools.com

12 Things to do in Makarska, Croatia

Makarska has long appealed to holidaying tourists eager to soak up the sun and party late into night – which just happen to be two of the best things to do in Makarska. The pebbly beaches, stretching for 1.5 miles, sit under the gaze of Biokovo Mountain and are sandwiched between the cool waters of the Adriatic Sea and shaded gardens of evergreens.… Read the rest