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    • Wall hours April 20th

      Dubrovnik Mar 26, 2015 at 4:43 AM

      For walking the walls of Dubrovnik, on April 20th, what time do they close? Are they on winter or summer hours? Thank you.

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    • Ferries in Dubrovnik

      Croatia Mar 25, 2015 at 8:34 AM

      Where do we take the ferries in Dubrovnik? In Gruz Harbour? (ferry to Korcula). Are all the ferries there? (Jardolinja and Kapetan Luka) Thanks.

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    • Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice and return

      Croatia Mar 25, 2015 at 8:16 AM

      I will visit the Plitvice Lakes on June 9 (from Zagreb). I've read that is might be difficult to take a bus back to Zagreb at the end of the day/ It's not possible to buy the return ticket in Zagreb (Plitvice-Zagreb) For example, if the last bus if full, I may not be able to return to Zagreb. Because of that, I think it would be better to take a tour (ex. from Viator). Any thoughts on that?

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    • Gruz Area public transport

      Dubrovnik Mar 20, 2015 at 11:18 AM

      I will spend 3 days in Dubrovnik June 14-17. I am looking at Hotel Adria in Gruz.
      I would like to stay in Dubrovnik old town, but most interesing apts are sold out.
      Is there public transport/bus easy and reliable from Dubrovnik to Adria hotel? Even late at night?
      If I choose to stay elsewhere, is Babin Kuk or Lapad an interesting place? Same question regarding the bus.
      Thanks

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    • Brac, renting scooters

      Croatia Mar 18, 2015 at 7:38 AM

      Hello, We will be staying in Pucisca on Brac in Sept. Is there a place in Pucisca to rent scooters? There will be 4 of us.

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      Nice village recommended.

      Otok Krk Mar 9, 2015 at 3:44 AM

      I have been to Krk twice. I visited Punat,Baska,Vrbnik and Krk town.

      I wish to choose a nice village located in the north or north - center of the island for my next holiday there. Could you suggest some? It has to be a nice old village.

      Thanks!

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    • GREAT DESTINATION!!!

      Croatia Mar 26, 2015 at 4:41 AM

      Check this out.
      Center of Dalmatia,in the hearth of Europe on Adriatic sea,
      connected to all european countrys(airport 10 minutes far away),
      sorrounded with islands,beaches,cheap boat lines to all paradise islands,seafood restaurants,
      cheaper than greece,turkey,italy,spain,france,
      safe destination.
      Great place to spend hollidays.
      Booking through AIRBNB or BOOKING.COM or directly by mail.

      facebook.com/apartments.capo...

      http://www.capo-trogir.com/

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    • TRANSFER from Dubrovnik to Orebic

      Croatia Mar 25, 2015 at 8:40 AM

      I am trying to find a reasonnably priced (shuttle, mini-bus) from Dubrovnik Pile gate to Orebic. I have sent a message to Korkyra, but they haven't answered. Are there other companies offering that kind of shared transportation. I would travel on JUne 17 or 18. Thanks a lot.

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    • Ferry from Korcula to Hvar

      Croatia Mar 25, 2015 at 8:30 AM

      I am trying to get confirmation from Jadolinija ferries that the line 999 from Korcula to Hvar will be operating on June 17 (at 14h15). Secondly, is it really possible to make a reservation online? I have trouble doing that. Can somebody help me? Perhaps if you send them a message in Croatian, they would answer? Unfortunately I dont speak Croatian. Thanks

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    • Zagreb to Ljubljana by train

      Zagreb Mar 19, 2015 at 11:20 AM

      I will go from Zagreb to Ljubljana by train on June 11 (6h50) and back to Zagreb on June 13 (8h25)
      I am trying to make a reservation for seats on Internet. The cost is very expensive and includes delivery costs to North America ( I live in NA). I am wondering if the price would be the same if I buy my tickets at the rail station the day of the trip. If I elect to buy on the spot, is it possible that I cant have a seat (train sold out?).

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      tram numbers in Zagreb from Ban Jelacic square to train station

      Zagreb Mar 17, 2015 at 5:05 PM

      What is the tram number in Zagreb fro the tram from Ban Jelacic square to train station and
      vice versa?

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    • Korcula by bus?

      Croatia Mar 13, 2015 at 8:33 PM

      I'll be in Korcula in June. I will not have a car is it easy and convenient to travel by bus on this island? I will be based in Korcula (town) and would like to visit a vineyard. Thanks

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    • Where to spend our 13 days in Croatia?

      Croatia Mar 9, 2015 at 4:14 PM

      Hello everyone. My girlfriend and I booked a return flight from Madrid to Dubrovnik. We'll be visiting Croatia in august for 13 whole days. Our problem is that we are unsure if we'll have time to see the main touristic island, cities and National Parks from Dubrovnik to Pula and back.

      So far we've studied two different possibilities: Visiting just the south (with possible incursions into Bosnia and Montenegro). Or going all the way up and then taking a flight from Pula or Zagreb back to Dubrovnik.

      Since we don't really know about how fast transportation is in Croatia, and a lot of ferry lines seem to be suspended this year (or at least that's what it says here: http://www.croatiaferries.com/ ), we would appreciate any guidance, help or tip about our next summer vacations.

      Thank you very much!

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    • How long in Zagreb

      Zagreb Mar 2, 2015 at 12:16 PM

      I have trouble to decide how many days I will spend in Zagreb. I'll be visiting Croatia from June 8 to June 22, with a 2 day journey to Ljubljana and a one day trop to Kotor while I'll be in Dubrovnik. I'll also take a one day trip to the Plivitce lakes when in Zagreb. So, I am still a bit confused about how long to stay in Zagreb. Are 2 days enough? I won't visit museums, I prefer to walk in the city. thanks

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    • Are there long queues for the Sumartin-Makarska ferry?

      Otok Brac Mar 30, 2015 at 8:10 AM

      We are planning a day-trip in Brac, coming with our car from Split in the morning, and then exiting the island in the afternoon with the Sumartin ferry. Will we need to come to Sumartin very early in order to catch the ferry?
      Thank you!!

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    • Opatija to Plitvice Lakes and return

      Croatia Mar 20, 2015 at 12:45 PM

      We will be in Opatija May 2 with a free day to visit Plitvice lakes National Park. No tour buses go at that time so we need to either hire a car and driver OR rent a car and drive ourselves. So here are some questions:

      1) We would like to take the scenic coastal route one way, and the inland route the other way. How are each of these roads?

      Is the scenic route "treacherous" to drive"? Is the road in good shape?
      Are the signs in English ( both routes) and easy to follow to the park entrance? (Even though we will have GPS I would feel more comfortable if there were good signs on the way.
      I know there are tolls on the inland route but do not know if that is true on the coastal route. Are the toll booth manned? and can you pay cash or credit card ?

      How much time would you estimate for ewach of the drives, It is a Saturday so hopefully not much traffic.

      Thanks You

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      Best location to stay, coming from by bus from zagreb?

      Plitvicka Jezera National Park Mar 3, 2015 at 1:00 AM

      We had a return flight to Zagreb and want to go to Plitvicka Park and stay there and go back to Zagreb airport from there.
      What is the suitable location near bus station.As we have baggages ,it 's important stay in a place close to the bus station.I search places close to entrance 1 (Rastovaca) and entrance 2
      Which entrance will be better see the park and better for transportation?

      Thanks

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    • Bus times for Plitvice to Opatija and from Opatija to Zagreb

      Croatia Mar 27, 2015 at 7:19 PM

      Could someone please help with info on making the above connections in may this year - not on the same day.

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      car ferry to mljet

      Otok Mljet Mar 8, 2015 at 12:35 AM

      Hi I want to take the car ferry to mlet in June

      I have found that http://www.jadrolinija.hr run ferry but I can't see anywhere to book

      Does anyone know if I need to pre book with it being high season

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    • Croatia abd BiH

      Croatia Mar 14, 2015 at 8:50 PM

      Hi All,

      will land in zagreb on 21st May around 11.30 am,need your help to make a self driven travel for me..will have to be in zagreb on 25th May late night.Would not like to miss the places like mostar,montenegro

      pls find below the itinerary I have tried to make,pls advice me the alteration/change,route change if necessary,

      Day 1 -21st May-- will visit to plitvice lake and back to zagreb,spend night

      Is plitvice in the same way from zagreb airport to zagreb old city ?

      Day 2 - 22nd May- trip to zadar and spend night

      day 3- 23rd May- trip to Mostar and spend night

      day 4 24th May- early morning drive to dubrovnik,spend night

      last day - visit montenegro in very early monring,spend till afternoon and long drive back to zagreb

      looking forward for your help and valuable advice,kindly mention the road route for the long drive

      sanjib

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    • Accommodation

      Plitvicka Jezera National Park Mar 30, 2015 at 5:54 AM

      Hi there

      We'll be travelling from Novi Vinodolski to the Plitvice National Park.  Which is the best location for accommodation?

      Please advise best entrance to get to the middle lake, boat ride etc.

      We have a full day to explore.

      Thank you

      Kim

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    • Korcula, Hvar and Split

      Croatia Mar 11, 2015 at 7:55 PM

      I have 5 days and nights and want to share those 5 days between Split, Hvar and Korcula. I have thought of being 2 days in Split, 2 in Hvar and only 1 in Korcula. I would like to walk around the 3 cities and enjoy the sun. Is it a good allocation for the 3 places, i.e. 2 days/2 days and 1 day?

      Thanks for your help

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      Gastronomic Tastings

      Croatia Mar 16, 2015 at 12:34 AM

      Hello, I'm planning my itinerarry for this August to Croatia. We'd like to visit some olive oil producers and wine makers. I'm witing to them via email, but they are not responding. May be out of season... What is the procedure like in Croatia. In Italy we used just to come to a palce and taste, look etc. without any booking. Can I do the same in Croatia. Or I must book my visit?

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    • Do I need italy visa if going into Venice from Opatija?

      by Lue0708 Online Now May 26, 2014 at 6:29 AM

      I am a South African going to Opatija. I have the Croatian visa, but would like to do a day trip to Venice. will I need a visa?

      3 Answers May 26, 2014 at 1:12 PM
    • Hotel Belvedere Opatija Croatia

      by ded957 Online Now Feb 26, 2014 at 6:56 PM

      We are considering staying at the Hotel Belvedere in Opatija, but we have read some poor comments. We don't mind old, but we want the hotel to be clean Has anyone stayed there and have any recommendations?

      2 Answers Feb 27, 2014 at 4:46 AM
    • What size car to rent.

      by ded957 Online Now Feb 26, 2014 at 2:15 AM

      I would like to rent a mini van for 5 of us traveling from Venice to Opatija and through Istria. I have been told that can be too large. What size is recommended?

      6 Answers Feb 26, 2014 at 5:48 PM
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      Accommodation in Opatija

      by busicka Online Now Jun 14, 2013 at 4:45 AM

      I am looking for accommodation in Opatija?

      5 Answers Jun 17, 2013 at 5:26 AM
    • Airport info

      by myhunch Online Now Apr 24, 2013 at 10:07 AM

      Is there an international Airport in Opatija

      6 Answers Apr 27, 2013 at 4:05 AM
    • Need to get to Opatija from Venice

      by Ryderlakewonder Online Now Feb 9, 2012 at 12:43 PM

      We are travelling from Venice to Opatija on May 4th, 2012. Our 11 day tour commences in Opatija and the cost charged by the tour company to get from Venice to Opatija is ridiculous. We are looking for the most reasonable way to get from Venice to Opatija. Your suggestions would be really appreciated.
      Thanks

      4 Answers Jun 19, 2012 at 2:10 PM
    • Driving Times To Venice

      by carolyngallagher Online Now Jan 8, 2012 at 10:51 AM

      Five seniors from America are driving thru Croatia . We have heard wonderful things about your country. We are very excited to come. We have I think all the info we need for the trip but cannot seem to determine how much time to drive from Opatija Croatia to Venice, Italy in October. Can anyone help? Thanks, carolyn

      4 Answers Jan 9, 2012 at 6:10 AM
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      Getting from Triest to Opatija

      by Obitelj Online Now Jul 31, 2010 at 6:34 PM

      Hi

      Wanting to travel Trieste to Opatija - what are bus or train options available?

      Mnay thanks in anticipation

      2 Answers Aug 1, 2010 at 7:46 AM
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      Katarina Cruises

      by HelenNZ Online Now Dec 10, 2009 at 9:24 AM

      In June 2007 my husband and I enjoyed a cruise with the Katarina Line on one of their converted fishing boats. I have tried to make bookings for September 2010 and have emailed the company both through their website and also to the person I was dealing with in 07. I have sent about four emails but have not received any reply. The email I sent to the person was receipted as received but no response. Are they still in business? Have they gone under because of the recession? As we were cruising on the southern coast including Dubrovnic we want to explore the northern area this time. If Katarina Line are no longer doing these cruises we would be interested to learn of any other line which does similar trips - the main criteria for us is that it is a smaller cruise boat with up to say forty passengers. Thanking you in advance.

      3 Answers Dec 15, 2009 at 12:53 PM
    • Road Trip from Split to Opatija

      by mmrcela Online Now Jul 13, 2009 at 11:43 AM

      Hi ,

      Me and my husband are traveling from Vrpolje, which is close to Split to Opatija Milenji Agave hotel to be exact. Does anyone know how long the drive will be with car from Vrpolje (Split) to Opatija?

      3 Answers Jul 15, 2009 at 2:27 PM
    • Suggestions for travel from Rovinj / Rovigno to Opatija?

      by rossi1 Online Now May 20, 2008 at 9:37 AM

      Hi,
      I am arriving in Rovinj / Rovigno (I think they are the same place?!) on the ferry from Venice and need to get to Opatija. Any suggestions for trains / buses / taxis and an estimate of the journey time? Many thanks...

      1 Answer May 20, 2008 at 11:17 AM
    • Trieste to Opatija

      by lmstallwood Online Now May 17, 2008 at 3:02 AM

      I wonder if someone can help me?

      I am sure there is a bus from Trieste, Italy to Opatija, Croatia but can not seem to find any information re: this on the web. I have tried the Autotrans website but can get no results for that route.

      I arive in Trieste on the 6th June and must be in Opatija by 11.00 am on the Saturday 7th June.

      I would really appreciate any help!

      Thanks.

      1 Answer May 17, 2008 at 7:01 AM
    • Transportation from Sicily to Opatija

      by Harvi Online Now Apr 6, 2008 at 6:40 AM

      Hello. I am seeking recommendations on how to travel from Sicily to Opatija in April. I understand there is a ferry from Bari (Italy) to Rijeka. Would that be a fun and efficient choice, assuming I could get to Bari with bus or train or something? Perhaps train is better and less disruptive/more direct? Thank you.

      4 Answers Apr 10, 2008 at 3:17 AM
    • Wellness

      by Bruwer Online Now Feb 25, 2008 at 10:17 PM

      What is the best value for money wellness centres in Opatija?

      2 Answers Feb 26, 2008 at 8:18 PM
    • Opatija to Zagreb

      by Ira1971 Online Now Apr 15, 2007 at 10:35 AM

      Dear all,

      Could anyone tell me if there's a direct busconnection from Opatija to Zagreb and where I can find a timetable?

      Many thanks in advance for your replies,
      Ira

      2 Answers Apr 15, 2007 at 1:12 PM
    • Opatija to Ljubljana by train?

      by Graycatbird Online Now Mar 22, 2007 at 7:14 PM

      Please tell me the schedule for the train from Opatija to Ljubljana. I would like to leave Opatija in early afternoon. I will turn in a car at Hotel Istra. Is that an easy walking distance to the train station. Many thanks.

      3 Answers Mar 23, 2007 at 5:24 AM
    • Trieste to Opatija to Venice

      by rogernahas Online Now Jan 29, 2007 at 4:25 PM

      What is the best way to go from Trieste to Opatija and then back to Venice. Thinking of driving the whole way but not sure what is the most cost effective when travelling with a partner.

      3 Answers Feb 1, 2007 at 8:35 AM
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      Accomodation.

      by Maurizioago Online Now Sep 22, 2006 at 2:21 AM

      I am looking for a cheap accomodation in Opatija. A small hotel, guesthouse, or private room will do.

      Thanks!

      2 Answers Sep 22, 2006 at 12:14 PM
    • location

      by annie_daviko Online Now Aug 29, 2006 at 10:20 AM

      hello!
      i was wondering the following street Kvarnerska cesta 75Ais relatively ln the center of opatija or walking distance ? any one know myabe :)

    • transport

      by jbenson Online Now Aug 28, 2006 at 12:04 PM

      Can someone advise me of the quickest/at reasonable cost way to get from rijeka airport to opatija late at night around 22.00hrs

      4 Answers Oct 1, 2006 at 12:14 PM
    • hello :)

      by annie_daviko Online Now Aug 27, 2006 at 9:21 AM

      helloeveryone !
      i was wondering if any croatians or other people who visited in Opatija could tell me if a hostel located in the following street was considered a good location as far as being relatively close to the city center and beach. so the address of the accommodation i am thinkinjg of booking is- Kvarnerska cesta 75A, could anyone tell me if the location is good ?

    • travel from venice

      by goldhammer Online Now Aug 25, 2006 at 8:21 PM

      can we get from venice to opatija by train. any suggestions.

      2 Answers Aug 26, 2006 at 8:25 AM
    • Hostel

      by annie_daviko Online Now Aug 25, 2006 at 7:59 AM

      Hello everyone !
      has anyone ever heard of this hostel: Sobe i apartmani - emica raspor ? or maybe - Jusic Tea hostel ? , i was thinking of going satying there for 1 night.
      any other suggestions for not so expensive accomodations in opatija ?
      thanks a lot :) and have a nice weekend everyone

      3 Answers Aug 26, 2006 at 5:55 AM
    • Hostel

      by annie_daviko Online Now Aug 25, 2006 at 7:57 AM

      Hello everyone !
      has anyone ever heard of this hostel: Sobe i apartmani , i was thinking of going satying there for 1 night.
      any other suggestions for not so expensive accomodations in opatija ?
      thanks a lot :) and have a nice weekend everyone

    • hotel miramar

      by tripjenny Online Now Jul 20, 2006 at 7:33 AM

      has anyone been to the hotel miramar in opatija, if so what is it like.is the food good and the rooms ok. is it easy to walk up into mount ukca and can we easily get to the brioni islands on a trip.thankyou for any info.

    • Transport

      by scotlas Online Now Jun 25, 2006 at 5:27 AM

      Can anyone please help? I need to know the times of public transport i.e. buses from Opatija to Trieste for Monday 26th June

      1 Answer Jun 25, 2006 at 6:33 AM
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      Apartment / Studio in centre of Opatija

      by Bonneys Online Now Jun 10, 2006 at 11:19 PM

      My husband and I want a Self-Catering apartment in the centre/lungomare district of Opatija. Not bothered about facilites (we don't use them anyway!) but MUST have a private balcony or terrace. We prefer a higher floor, not ground-floor.
      We arrive on the 19th August 2006 and stay for 10 nights, leaving on the 29th.
      (Don't suggest the Villa Marija as they are unable to accommodate us until the 20th which isn't any good for us).
      Also, can anyone advise us the best way (cheapest!) to get from Rijeka Airport on Krk to Opatija? Any general Public Transport advice is welcome too.
      Thanks in advance for anyone who is able to offer advice. We look forward to your replies flooding in!!

      3 Answers Jun 17, 2006 at 11:31 AM
    • Getting from Trieste Airport to Opatija

      by merryb Online Now May 30, 2006 at 1:56 PM

      Hi, folks,

      I'm flying into Trieste and will need to get to Opatija, on June 25.

      Does anyone know if there's a bus that goes from Trieste Airport to Rijeka or Opatija?

      Many thanks!

      3 Answers Jun 3, 2006 at 10:47 AM
    • venice to opatija bus information

      by wilhelm45 Online Now Aug 10, 2005 at 6:47 AM

      I have heard there is a bus one can take from Venice to Opatija without transferring. It seems the bus might originate from Padua, go through Venice and Opatija then end up at some other Istria city. Has anyone heard of this? If so, where can I find the cost, schedule and other particulars. Thank you very much.

      2 Answers Aug 16, 2005 at 9:10 AM
    • transport from Rijeka ferry terminal to Opatija

      by roynmand Online Now Jul 7, 2005 at 2:46 AM

      Hi all.
      We're getting the Split Rijeka ferry on the 6/9/05 at 20.00.
      Can anyone confirm what time this gets into Rijeka ( I believe its around 07.00) & the best way to get to the Hotel Kristal in Opatija at this time of day.

      If we have to wait for transport (ie bus or train) what can we do or see in Rijeka to use up the time ?
      Is a taxi an option as I believe its quite a way ?

      Thanks

      3 Answers Jul 7, 2005 at 11:29 AM