Exclusive guide to the best holiday destinations in Croatia, independent reviews from award-winning travel writers

Discover Istria. A beautiful TripReporter Insider Guide.

16/10/2023 by .

Insider Guide to Istria, Croatia

23/05/2023 by .

Reviewed: A Weekend in Split, Croatia

25/06/2022 by .

A brilliant family campervan roundtrip from England to Croatia

27/01/2020 by .
campervan roundtrip from England to Croatia

TripReporter’s regular testing family, Carole and Jason and their young boys Evan and Andy went on an exciting campervan roundtrip from England to Croatia with their VW campervan through ten countries, 2,920 miles and nine campsites.

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Rijeka and the Gulf of Kvarner, Croatia

05/10/2019 by .
Krk Town

In the North of Croatia, at the other end of the coast to Dubrovnik, is the Gulf of Kvarner, surrounded by forested mountains tumbling down to the sea.

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A weekend on Vis Island

16/07/2018 by .
Vis sunrise 2 credit Ben Robards

A two-hour ferry ride from the city of Split, green and mountainous Vis is a gem of an island. A former military base, it’s only been open to foreign visitors since 1989, so it’s relatively undeveloped and unspoiled, while still having all you need for a comfortable stay.

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Exploring Rovinj Croatia’s little jewel

17/11/2016 by .
Rovinj Croatia

Croatia’s many islands are legendary, but there is one particular island that gave up its island status to join the Istria mainland in 1763. The wonderful town of Rovinj had clearly decided it was rich and powerful enough to withstand Europe’s various wars and diseases, which through its island independence, managed to do so for centuries. .However Rovinj needed to expand and through some ingenious 18th century engineering it was connected to the mainland. More than enough reason then for me to begin exploring Rovinj Croatia’s little jewel..

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Korcula Island Croatia

28/04/2015 by .
Korcula town

It may not have the rep of Hvar or Brac, but Korcula is set to be the next hot island in Croatia.   It already has a Relais & Chateaux hotel, excellent restaurants, decent sandy beaches and something extra few islands offer – exquisite architecture and the rich culture of layers of ancient civilisations.

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Exploring Split. Croatia’s vibrant pleasure playground

23/04/2015 by .

Dubrovnik Guide to Game of Thrones Locations

25/07/2014 by .

King’s Landing was looking particularly impressive from where I was standing, perched atop adjacent Fort Lovrijenac, or The Red Keep to you and me,  itself a veteran of many Game of Thrones locations.

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