Guide to Zadar, Croatia

Guide to Zadar, Croatia, Zadar, Croatia (B)

Our visit to Croatia last May came at the end of a long winter. I’d been working two jobs, which took up basically all my waking hours during the week and left me with little to no energy to explore on weekends. I was tired, frustrated and seriously lacking in vitamin D. So, jetting off to Zadar where I could relax, explore and soak up some sunshine couldn’t have come at a better time.

Zadar is a small city located on the northern Dalmatian coast, surrounded by the Adriatic Sea. It covers just 25 sq. km and is home to nearly 76,000, but it is Croatia’s fifth largest city.

Zadar is the oldest continuously inhabited city in Croatia, dating all the way back to the late-Stone Age. The city’s rich history is reflected in its architecture, and can easily be admired as you stroll through and explore its many nooks and crannies.

In 2016, it was voted European Best Destination, and after our visit last year, I’d have to agree: Zadar is definitely one of Europe’s best sunshine destinations! ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Guide to Zadar, Croatia
Guide Location: Croatia » Zadar
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Kate Slean
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Roman Forum
  • St. Donat’s Church
  • Sea Organ
  • Greeting to the Sun
  • Crazy Pizza
  • Konoba Skoblar
  • Five Wells Square
  • Captain’s Tower
  • Proto
  • Novi Caffe
  • Boutique Hostel Forum
  • Prestige Rooms