a common practice to recommend the quests routes of interest. We find
that is not very wise idea not only because certain places get realy
crouded with no possibility to berth in high season but this seems
to "obligate" the guests and keep their discovering spirit on minimum.
And in country with 1000 islands it would be a real shame. Take following
notes as useful tips for we don't know weather you're looking for
quite bays with no inhabitans, national parks, if you're gourman and
admirer of good wines or simply in search of rich night life.
Nort to South, reachable from Split or Dubrovnik in one or two weeks
( Telascica ) - Group of 147 islands north from Split. For
exeptional beauty announced for national park ( cca 60Nm away from
Split ). In vicinity ( 20km ) but on the mainland second national
park with waterfalls of river Krka. Vineyards around Primosten ( 15Nm
from Split ). Area on mainland beetween Split and Sibenik very indesed
population ( vivid night life - Vodice ).
Brac - easy to reach from Split ( 15 Nm ). Famouse sandy
beach Zlatni rat in Bol natural phenomena. Active night life, very
polular place for locals, many restaurants with good food.
Island Hvar and Pakleni Otoci ( cca 30 Nm from Split )- charming Old
Town of Hvar, torist settlement of Jelsa, pine woods, fish specialites
and good vine.
of Vis - ( cca 25Nm from Hvar )- dating from 4th century,
sandy beaches, area very interesting for diving, Bisevo ( Blue Cave
) another natural phenomena, Komiza village of frendly fishermans.
- (cca 50Nm from Dubrovnik) - old town of Korčula with unique architecture,
birth place of world globetrotter Marco Plolo, many small villages
with specific customs, vineyards and vine cellers ( vine Grk )
Peljesac - Ston known for salt ponds, oysters and mussels
farms therefore faboulose food specialites. Vineyards of Plavac Mali.
of Lastovo - with island Palagruza last frontiers of Croatia
towards Italy. Splendid isolation.
of Mljet - ( 35Nm from Dubrovnik ) - National park with two
salty lakes within the island surrounded with pine woods, many restaurants
but also many places to hide in.
of Elaphite islands on the way to Dubrovnik, Sipan,
Lopud, Koločep, very easy to reach and perfect for stay during the
day, swimming in crystal clear sea.
- botanical garden and monestery on the small island just near Dubrovnik.