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Olive oil pricing in Croatia [closed]

Last year we spent two weeks in a camping resort in Croatia and bought 1 liter of olive oil (bottled) in the resort's supermarket for ~220 kn (~ €29.50 at today's rate). We realized that the price we ...
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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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How can I travel from Venice to Rijeka or Pula over land or sea?

I want to go from Venice in Italy to Rijeka or Pula in Croatia, by public transport, without flying (so train, bus, boat or a combination). The transport options will determine my choice of ...
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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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Croatia, passport-free travel: as of 2014, still separate from Schengen Area?

I'm a US citizen traveling visa-free in Europe. It used to be the case that you could go to Croatia to bypass the Schengen Area "3 consecutive month" requirement. (That is, stay 3 months in Europe, ...
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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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Driving in Croatia with European 1 year old driving license

I'm planning to take a road trip to Croatia, and I'm wondering if I can enter the country with a European driver license that is less than one year old?
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Croatian island hopping suggestions

I'm planning a seven day trip to Croatia and am starting my research on possible Mediterranean islands to visit. I will be traveling with my girlfriend and we would like a few nights in: a lively, ...
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Travelling to Croatia from France with a French residency card

Here's my friend situation, he's a refugee with a 10 year residency in France (with a residency card valid for another 5 more years) and have a refugee travel document that expired last year. We're ...
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Visa requirements to Croatia for Russian citizens

I am going to a scientific conference in Croatia. I saw on the website that if I am a Russian citizen but go to Croatia for educational, scientific or cultural issues I still require a visa but it ...
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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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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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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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Visa for Croatia?

We have a 16 days trip of austria hungary czech and croatia. We got a schengen visa with one month validity and 10 days stay in schengen area. My schengen is double entry and we will not enter ...
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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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Traveling on cruise ship from Italy to Croatia

I am a South African citizen flying from South Africa to Italy. I then board a cruise ship departing from Italy to Croatia and then back to Italy again. Do I need a single or multiple entry Visa? ...
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Is it possible to find cheap rooms for rent in Croatia, even in the high season?

I am used from my Greece vacations in may to easily find very cheap rooms (around 15-25 euros/night) to let; however this was not in high season. I wonder if this would be possible in high season (...
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Transit at Athens with Passport Control & Single Entry Schengen Visa

My route is as follows: Cairo -> Athens ( Transit ) -> Croatia ( Vacation ) -> Athens ( Rest Of Vacation ). I have a single entry Schengen visa As per the Airlines instructions I'll be going through ...
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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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Which visa should I apply for if I need at least two entries to the Schengen area?

I hold an Indian passport and live in India. I am planning to go to Croatia through France and then to Germany and go back to India through France again. A double or mutiple entry Schengen Visa is ...
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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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Exit Croatia into non-Schengen state with Schengen visa

I will be travelling from Pakistan to Switzerland and then onto Croatia on a Schengen Visa. Can I exit from Croatia to Pakistan directly without reentering a Schengen state?
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Traveling through Schengen are to Croatia. How much time/what visas do we need, if any?

We're traveling to Croatia in May and have some questions about the passport control procedures we'll encounter. Our flight itinerary to Dubrovnik is as follows: Chicago --> Vienna 1h 25m layover ...
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Itinerary changes by inserting Croatia after getting Schengen visa

Here's my scenario: I applied for a Schengen visa at the German Embassy in Manila with the following itinerary: Spain 4 days, Germany 6 days, Austria 3 days, Hungary 3 days, then go back to Spain to ...
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How to obtain multiple entry Schengen visa while in Schengen area

I'm currently traveling around Scandinavia (main cointry is Norway) on a single entry Schengen C visa, but would like to travel to Croatia for a short holiday before returning to Norway, then back to ...
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Is it possible to visit Croatia with a Single Entry Schengen Visa? [duplicate]

What if I was granted with single entry schengen visa but I will not utilize it to enter any schengen state but only in Croatia, is it possible?. I will pass only a schengen state as connecting ...
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Rent car Green Card in Dubrovnik (Croatia)

I am renting a car this summer in Dubrovnik. I will drive to Split and I am considering driving into Bosnia-Herzegovina (Mostar/Sarajevo) and maybe Montenegro. My rental company confirmed that I can ...
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Schengen application

I’m planning to travel to France and Croatia and in process of filling in my application form for a Schengen Visa. I believe that I don’t have to apply for a separate visa to Croatia... is that ...
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Is a Croatian visa needed if I have a valid multiple-entry Schengen visa and I enter Croatia first?

I'm Filipino and will be travelling to Budapest September 5 to 10 (6 days) and will secure a Schengen visa. Before entry to Budapest, I will travel first to Croatia and will be arriving in Zagreb on ...
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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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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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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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Camera store near Dubrovnik, Croatia?

I'm travelling in Croatia with my Canon 5D Mark II, and I forgot my charger at home. Is there a store in or around Dubrovnik that would sell an LC-E6 or similar? [Note this is a very similar question ...
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Traveling to Croatia on a D-type visa with residence permit from Hungary

I am an Indian student studying in Hungary. I have a single entry D-type Schengen visa with a residence permit issued from Hungary. Can I visit Croatia for 5 days and travel back to Hungary? I am ...
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Visa requirements for going on a trip across Europe, from Netherlands to Croatia

I currently study in the UK on a Tier 4 Visa and require a Schengen Visa to visit the EU. I'll be visiting Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Slovenia, followed by Croatia, by taking trains. I'm staying ...
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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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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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Should you book tickets in advance for the Ancona-Split ferries?

I live in a city with many international ferries departing each and every day. Here the prices changes all the time and you should book the tickets as soon as possible. Also the prices are different (...
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East european visit by car [closed]

Next days we're planning some visits starting in Romania and going to Italy by car. The route is: Romania - Hungary - Croatia - Slovenia - Italy (and back). What things should we be aware of? As far ...
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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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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 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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Where to find routes and times of public transportation in Croatia?

Where can I find information about inter-city public transportation in Croatia. I mean buses, trains and maybe ferries? I need to be able to see information about the route, estimated time, price and ...
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Experience with traveling to and from Split to Hvar during off season

I'm looking to travel from Split to Hvar for a day trip (October 7th during off peak season) via Catamaran but I've been having issues trying to find an updated timetable on departures and arrivals. I'...
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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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visit to Rome with Croatian Visa

Iam an Indian citizen and have a muti entry Croatian Visa. Can I visit Italy on my way to croatia with that visa?
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Croatia entry with new Schengen visa [duplicate]

I will have a valid Schengen visa multiple enteries and I have Not entered a Schengen zone. It’s a new visa. Can I travel directly To Croatia without having to enter a Schengen zone before. I don’...
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Travel from South Africa to Croatia via Germany

Need some assistance regarding visa applications. I am travelling to Croatia from South Africa in October and need to get my visa(s) sorted out. I am not sure if I just need to apply for a Croation ...
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Schengen Visa Query

I will be visiting Croatia, Slovenia, and Austria in October, Croatia being the first point of entry. Croatia: 8 nights Slovenia: 5 nights Austria: 4 nights I am leaving India on 14th October and ...
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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 ...