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Dalmatia  is the southern coastal region of Croatia on the Adriatic Sea.
Regions [ edit ]
Dalmatia is traditionally divided into three subregions, along the coast:
Northern Dalmatia has lots of small islands and deep, connected inland. This subregion corresponds to Zadar county and Sibenik-Knin county of Croatia.
Central Dalmatia has several bigger islands (like Brač and Hvar]), with mountains close to coast (like Biokovo) and somewhat separated inland. It is administrated as Split-Dalmatia county of Croatia.
Southern Dalmatia is a narrow strip of land around Dubrovnik, with weak connection to inland (Herzegovina, in another country Bosnia and Herzegovina). It roughly corresponds to the Dubrovnik-Neretva county of Croatia.
Biograd na Moru — a small tourist city in Northern Dalmatia
Bol — on Brac Island in Central Dalmatia
Cavtat — a city founded by the Greeks in the fourth century BCE in Southern Dalmatia
Dubrovnik — historic city in Southern Dalmatia
Kaštela — old town, consisiting of 7 villages. One of the oldest parts of Dalmatia
Klek — tourist town in Southern Dalmatia
Komarna — tourist city in Southern Dalmatia
Lumbarda — a village on Korčula Island in Southern Dalmatia
Makarska — the main beach resort town along the Makarska Riviera in Central Dalmatia
Novalja — city on Pag Island in Northern Dalmatia
Omiš — old city in Central Dalmatia
Orebić — port town on Peljesac Peninsula in Southern Dalmatia
Pag (town) — town on Pag Island in Northern Dalmatia
Ploče — a port town in Southern Dalmatia
Ražanac — typical fishermen's village and small harbour in Northern Dalmatia
Rtina — small town in Northern Dalmatia
Ruskamen — excursion destination in Central Dalmatia
Šibenik — city with famous cathedral in Northern Dalmatia
Split — historic city with famous centre and Roman palance in Central Dalmatia
Stari Grad — Oldest city in Croatia on the island of Hvar
Ston — a village in Southern Dalmatia
Trogir — close to Split Airport in Central Dalmatia
Vinisce — small town in Central Dalmatia
Zadar/ Zara — old city in Northern Dalmatia
Other destinations [ edit ]
Understand [ edit ]
Many inhabitants of Dalmatia are Catholics and they don't mind to brag, but mostly people keep to themselves about their religion.
Most travelers come in through highway
A1 Zagreb-Split-Ravca (next to Ploce and heading Dubrovnik). The highway is modern, fast and safe.
Split and Dubrovnik have international airports and seaports.
Get around [ edit ]
Dalmatia-Dubrovnik Region-Emerald beauty of the south
Stay safe [ edit ]
Get out [ edit ]