From unforgettable “Game of Thrones” scenery to thrilling sailing trips and a legendary music scene, there are countless reasons why Croatia is so hot right now.
During the busiest holiday booking period in 2015, youth travel experts have confirmed a significant increase in bookings for vacations to Croatia, making it one of the world’s top tourist destinations.
If you’re not following suit, you’re definitely missing out.
Here are 10 reasons why Croatia is a hotspot for young travelers, and the ideal destination for an epic vacation:
1. “Game of Thrones”
The gorgeous and medieval scenery of the hit TV series has captured the imagination of viewers around the world and fuels the hunger for travel of a generation of fans fixed on visiting Croatia.
Croatia’s starring role in “Game of Thrones” has certainly upped its desirability among Millennial travelers.
More and more, Millennials are seeking to explore locations seen on screen. Given how popular “GoT” is, it’s no wonder adventurers are flocking to experience “Westeros” in the country that sets the stage for the famous series.
From Dubrovnik’s Old City to the historic architecture in Split, Croatia is the perfect backdrop for a vacation inspired by the fantasy series.
Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful cities you will ever visit. You’ll feel as though you’re in a fantasy in Dubrovnik, with its medieval walls and old city streets, along with its familiarity since many “Game of Thrones” scenes were actually filmed there.
2. The Perfect Climate
Croatia boasts a perfect Mediterranean climate with warm springs, hot summers and gorgeous, clear blue waters that will make you want to dive right in.
Sun-seekers won’t be disappointed, as Croatia averages 2,600 hours of sunlight a year and is one of the sunniest countries in the Balkan Islands.
With waters that are a piercing turquoise blue, you’ll have to pinch yourself to realize you’re not dreaming.
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