Escape to this island paradise
The official language spoken in Croatia is Croatian.
Name: Crotain Kuna
205kn is approx $44
The time zone in Croatia is Central European Standard Time (CET) and therefore is 8 hours behind Sydney.
A pint in a pub/bar in Croatia is around 20kn (approx $4.50). Make sure to try some of the wide ranging Croatian wine that is on offer too.
A meal at a nice but inexpensive restaurant can cost you anywhere between 55kn - 70kn (approx $12 - $15).
The price of transport in Croatia does depend on where you are and where you are going, but you can expect to pick up a single fare on public transport for around 10kn (approx $2.20).
Taxi tariffs start at around 16.50kn (approx $3.50) and they add around 0.75kn for every km.
Accommodation is pretty well priced in Croatia; you can get yourself a dorm bed in a hostel from 100kn (approx $21.50) .
Looking for something a little nicer? A double room in a fairly nice hotel can vary between 575kn - 1050kn (approx $125-$225).
Inland Croatia can get a bit nippier in the winter with temperatures often falling below 0ºC. However, the summer can be the complete opposite, with temperatures hitting the high 30sºC.