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Flag of Croatia

  • Officially » Republika Hrvatska
    • Republic of Croatia (English)
  • Capital » Zagreb
    • and largest city


  • Population » 4.4 million
  • Language » Croatian
  • Religion » Christianity
  • Life expectancy » 74 years (men), 80 years (women)
  • Currency » kuna
  • Member of the EU since 2013
  • International Calling Code » +385



  • Croatia, along with Bulgaria and Romania, are likely to become members of the Schengen Agreement, as the European Commission aims to make the Schengen area stronger and more sustainable. (Source, June 2021)
Map of Croatia (Source » France, June 2021)

Map of Croatia (Source » France, June 2021)



  • Croatia is a member of the European Union but it is not part of the Schengen area.
    • Canadians do not require a visa for stays up to 90 days
  • Croatia is a very popular as a tourist destination
  • The country offers a long coastline with over a thousand islands along its coast at the Adriatic Sea
  • A country of striking natural beauty with a stunning Adriatic coastline
  • The amphitheatre of Pula is the only Roman amphitheatre to have four side towers and all three levels preserved


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Last Updated on April 4, 2019