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Travel to Croatia for major part of my itinerary on Slovenian Schengen visa

I am an Indian citizen with a Slovenia multiple entry visa. Can I enter and stay in Croatia for major part of my itinerary?
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Rent a car with unlimited mileage in southern France and drive to Croatia

I'm looking for a car rental agency in the south of France that allows me to drive to Croatia without extra mileage fees. I only checked with subsidiaries of rental companies like Europcar, Sixt, ...
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Can I enter Croatia from austria with single entry visa Schengen by bus?

Can I enter Croatia from Austria with a single-entry Schengen visa by bus, and then return to Vienna by bus ?
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Can I enter Croatia using my US visa?

I have Egyptian passport and American visa in my passport. Can I enter Croatia with my American visa or do I have to apply for Schengen visa to enter this country?
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Can I apply for a short-term visa while another country's visa is in process?

I have applied to Germany for a long-term national visa under the family reunion category. It has been around 3 months now and I still haven't heard from the visa officer. The entire process is very ...
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Must I enter Croatia from the Schengen area?

I have an Indian passport and a multiple-entry Schengen visa valid from 12 July to 5 August. I wish to travel to Croatia from 14 July to 22 July and then onto Schengen countries. Can I travel ...
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Visiting Croatia while in possession of a Swiss permit 'L'

I hold a passport that requires me to have a visa to visit pretty much any country. However, as I am temporarily in Switzerland for 6 months, I have been given the Swiss 'L' permit that is valid until ...
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How early should I book hotels in North-Eastern Mediterranean?

We want to go to North-Eastern Mediterranean (Greece, Croatia, maybe Montenegro) next August. We would like to book hotels in advance, to get better prices and wider choice. However, it is obvious ...
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Driving through Croatia: can someone tell me where I took this photo?

While driving through Croatia I stopped on the highway to take a photo of a view I liked and I thought "I want to find it later in GMaps". As I had the GPS off, and as I have a terrible memory when ...
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Indian citizen: do I need a Croatia/Bosnia/Montenegro visa if I have a Schengen visa? [duplicate]

My upcoming travel plans include applying for a multi entry Schengen visa to visit Europe (France, Italy, Hungary and Belgium). However in between this trip, I also plan to visit Croatia, Bosnia and ...
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Can you buy bus tickets on the spot in Split and Plitvice, Croatia?

I'm trying to get from Split to Plitvice after landing at 10 am, then from Plitvice to Zagreb the following evening, and it's been really frustrating. I haven't even been able to figure out who runs ...
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Are the border checkpoints in Neum (Croatia-Bosnia) joint checkpoints?

I'm Aware that Croatia operates some joint checkpoints with Slovenia and Bosnia, meaning both countries check you at the same location. Are the crossings in Neum of this Kind?
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Croatian entry stamp with no exit stamp: will this cause problems?

I am an Indian passport holder with a German residence permit. I travelled to Croatia last week by bus. When I entered Croatia from Slovenia, the Croatian border police stamped my passport. But when I ...
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Traveling to Croatia - what currency shall I bring?

We are planning to travel to fairly rural Croatia for 2 weeks staying in Plitvice lakes then Pula. We had to pay for the accommodation in Pula with Euros and as such was wondering weather it would be ...
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Can I enter Croatia with single entry visa Schengen? [duplicate]

I am traveling first to Greece then to Croatia. But I have Schengen with single entry. So is it allowed to enter Croatia with this visa?
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Enter Croatia first (before Schengen zone) with dual-entry Schengen visa?

I am an Indian citizen and will be traveling to Croatia in a few days. I already have a multiple entry Schengen visa which is valid for the dates of my Croatia trip. However, my first destination from ...
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Where can I get a typhoid vaccination in Zagreb?

I'm an American tourist in Zagreb. My country's government health organization recommends I get a typhoid vaccination before traveling to the next country I'll visit, Morocco. Where can I get a ...
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How close to Petrova Gora can I get from Zagreb by public transport?

After seeing this question about Yugoslavian monuments, I'd like to go check out the monument at Petrova Gora: It seems there are regular buses and trains to Karlovac, but that's still an hour's ...
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How to get from Venice to Rijeka, Croatia by sea?

I want to travel from Venice to Rijeka, Croatia by ferry. We will be there in July. Is this possible, or do we need to stop at Pula and take a bus? Is there a website that can help me?
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Is there an inexpensive way to get from Rovinj to Pula airport early in the morning in the offseason?

I'm flying out of Pula airport (PUY) at 06:00 on Wednesday, November 18, and I'm trying to decide whether to spend the prior evening in Pula itself, or in nearby Rovinj (which would be preferable, as ...
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Is there a Yelp-equivalent in Croatia?

That is, where can I go to find crowd-sourced ratings of restaurants, clinics, etc? I'm looking for something by and for Croatians, rather than tourists (in other words, not Tripadvisor).
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Croatia & Bosnia-Herzegovina Border between Split - Dubrovnik

I am planning on visiting Croatia this end of October, I haven't buy any tickets yet, as I still do some research. Zagreb, Plitvice, Split and Dubrovnik are 4 cities/park I'd like to visit during my ...
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Parking near the Maksimir Stadium - Zagreb

I was lucky enough to get tickets to see a game at the Maksimir Stadium, but flights were really expensive so we are flying to Budapest and driving a rental. Where is it recommended to park near the ...
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I'm Singaporean, my 90-day Schengen stay has expired. Can I transit via Zurich from Croatia to UK? [duplicate]

I hold a Singapore passport but my tourist stay under the 90/180 Schengen rule has expired. I'm currently in Croatia (not under Schengen rule) and want to travel to UK (also not under Schengen rule) ...
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Dubrovnik, Croatia to Kotor, Montenegro on a Sunday

We are looking to travel to Kotor from Dubrovnik on 27th September (a Sunday). We won't be in Dubrovnik until noon, so we will miss the regular bus to Kotor (the last one seems to be at 11am on that ...
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Can one take an Italian rental car into Slovenia and Croatia?

We will begin our trip to Croatia by flying into Venice. We are now thinking about renting a car and driving first to Ljubljana and then throughout Croatia. Is this easy to do, or will we have to ...
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Euro to Kuna exchange in Germany or Croatia

We would be travelling to Croatia in the first week of August, 2015 and are wondering if it is better to exchange Euros to Kune in Germany or get Kune from Croatia itself. If in Croatia, which are the ...
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Slovenia to Croatia with single-entry Schengen visa

I have single entry Schengen visa delivered by the Austrian Embassy in United Arab Emirates. I have entered Austria and thought I can go to Croatia with it through Slovenia. At the border the ...
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Where can I purchase a barbecue (webber) in Split, Croatia? [closed]

Where can I purchase a barbecue (webber) in Split, Croatia? Actually...a location on Vis Croatia would be even better, but that's probably not likely.
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Taiwanese passport holder entering Croatia

I am a Taiwanese passport holder, I am going to Croatia in 2 days. I just want to confirm visa is not required for Taiwanese passport holder. Any reference from the Croatia official website I can find ...
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Zagreb - Belgrade train schedules

I know there are also buses between these cities, but I'm trying to find timetables for trains. According to Seat 61, A daytime train leaves Belgrade every day at 11:03 arriving Zagreb 18:11 &...
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After a 90-days stay at France within 180 days, can I still visit Croatia?

I have heard the 90 days limit in Croatia is counted separately and am not sure if it is true. Where can I find the official description?
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Mosquitoes in Plitvice National Park

Are mosquitoes prevalent in Croatia's Plitvice National Park? At least in July. My guidebook has a few warnings about Zagreb but doesn't say anything about the park. Usually places with water and ...
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Which side of the Zagreb - Ljubljana Train has more scenic views?

Going to Ljubljana from Zagreb by train soon. The Seat61 describes the ride: There are several trains every day linking Zagreb & Ljubljana, journey time 2h28. It's a lovely scenic train ride ...
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Rent a villa with pool in Istria, Croatia

We would want to spend the autumn in Istria along with my family, ca 3 months altogether. Any ideas where I can find a rental villa for a period like this? I tried Airbnb, but they seem mostly to work ...
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Croatia to Ljubljana (Slovenia) for U.S. citizens ok?

We are 2 middle aged couples traveling to Croatia in June 2015. We want to drive through Ljubljana (Slovenia) from Zagreb. We are U.S. Citizens, and of course we have passports. Is this an easy ...
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Can I go to Croatia with a type C, multiple entrances Schengen visa?

I bought a flight to Croatia for the first of June of this year (2015) As Croatia is still not part of the Schengen States, can I still go to Croatia and then go back to the Schengen space?
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Visiting Istria region in June [closed]

We will be leaving Venice June 27th to the region of Istria and we would like to know the best way to get there (ferry or bus) and we are wondering which is the best city to stay at to visit the ...
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Crossing sea border between Montenegro and Croatia

I'm going to rent sailing yacht in Montenegro and visit some towns on south coast (till Dubrovnik) of Croatia. And then come back to Montenegro. What custom procedures I have to do when leaving ...
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Summer Sea Travel from Dubrovnik to Split

During the last week of June, we are planning to travel from Dubrovnik to Split. There are ferries and catamarans listed in guidebooks but I'm having trouble confirming details: Are there sea ...
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Croatia - Pula/Porec taxi prices

I am planning to have my vacation in Istria this year, and I was thinking Porec city. As I found some nice accommodation somewhere close to the city (about 5 Km) but I would rather use taxis to travel ...
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Do Croatia, Serbia and Romania still stamp passports (travel from the EU)?

Can I still get passport stamps from Croatia (flying from the EU), Serbia (train from Croatia) and Romania (train from Serbia)? If not, can I still ask for a stamp at the border as a souvenir?
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Transportation from Zadar to the Plitvice Lakes national park and then to Split

I will be in Zadar in april and I'd like to visit the Plitvice lakes national park for a day, and then travel from the park to Split. Is this possible by public transportation? Can someone recommend ...
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Is trekking safe in south Slavic countries?

This summer, I want to go trekking with some friends (not in mountains). There are 3-4 of us and we have some experience in trekking in Western and Northern Europe, two months in total. We though ...
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Train Journey into Croatia from Italy

We will be spending some time in Italy during early July this year, and we will be finishing up in Verona. The next part of our trip involves getting into Croatia from here which is proving to be ...
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Can I leave the Schengen with my Type D Multi Entry visa from Spain

I'm an Indian student, with a Type D Multi Entry Visa to Spain. I'm in Spain and have applied for my Residence Permit but haven't received it yet. Can I travel to Croatia and back with just this ...
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Is it possible to travel from Korčula to Dubrovnik in October? [duplicate]

We will be travelling to Croatia in October with a limited time and are trying to figure out if it is possible to go from Split to Hvar and on to Korčula (seems like ferry still runs). Cannot seem to ...
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What is the best way to get from Tirana (Albania) to Dubrovnik (Croatia)?

I have recently traveled from Tirana to Dubrovnik (airport) in a rather 'would not like to do it again' way that included more then a whole day of buses walking and hitch-hiking so i am curious to ...
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Travelling Croatia from Schengen area and return to Schengen area

I am planning to travel to Germany, Austria, Hungary then to Croatia and back to Hungary and return to India, I have valid Schengen multiple entry visa. Is it allowed to go to Croatia from schengen ...
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How do I get to/from Korcula/Dubrovnik in October?

I am flying in to Dubrovnik on 1st Oct and need to get to accommodation in Korcula. It seems like all the ferries stop at the end of September. How can I get there? I would prefer to take a couple ...