For a fantastic way to see the Croatian coastline
, there is a ferry route which starts at Rijeka
and goes to Split
and then on to Bari, Italy
. Stay in privately-owned holiday home accommodations. There are vacation rentals with swimming pools or perhaps you prefer a condo rental with an ocean view. Staying in villas is a popular option. The Italian influence in Istria is still felt today
– having once belonged to Italy. It is located on the largest peninsula in the Adriatic and is accompanied by beautiful islands in the Kravner Bay. Explore the towns of Opatija
, Lovran, Crikvenica, Kraljevica and Novi Vinodolski while visiting the Kravner Riviera
Rijeka – which means river
in Croatian - is the busiest port on the Adriatic
. The Korzo street is pedestrian-friendly and, therefore, it is a good place to shop. Perhaps you will be able to hear a musical composition by the famous Croatian at the Ivan Zajc National Theatre. With parades and exhibitions, one of the largest carnivals in Europe is held in Rijeka
. Attend a concert or a celebratory event held in a ballroom. Enjoy the Rijeka Summer Nights festival
; it lasts for a month and includes theatre, music, operatic performances and a variety of events. The largest jazz festival in Croatia
is held in Opatija and lasts three days. During the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Opatija
– located 14 kilometres west of Rijeka - was the place to be and the fine houses built during that period are still part of its glamour today.
Privately-owned vacation rental accommodations offer you all the conveniences of home. See the pictures of vacation rentals along with a detailed accommodation description. Instead of making a hotel your lodging accommodation for your holidays, check out the vacation rental options. Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
has detailed descriptions and colourful photos of: villa rentals, condo rentals, cabins, cottages, and apartments. Whether you are travelling with a group or travelling solo, there is a holiday home option that is just right for your holidays.