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'''Omis''' [http://www.omisinfo.com/] is an old city located on the Adriatic Coast in [[Dalmatia]], [[Croatia]].
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'''Omis''' is an old city located on the Adriatic Coast in [[Dalmatia]], [[Croatia]].
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
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=== By Plane ===
 
=== By Plane ===
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Take a flight to the [http://www.split-airport.hr/index.htm Split Airport] and then use a Bus service to get to Omis.
 
Take a flight to the [http://www.split-airport.hr/index.htm Split Airport] and then use a Bus service to get to Omis.
  
 
=== By Bus ===
 
=== By Bus ===
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You can use services from frequent buses that come in and go from [[Split]], [[Makarska]], [[Sibenik]], [[Dubrovnik]], [[Rijeka]], [[Mostar]].
 
You can use services from frequent buses that come in and go from [[Split]], [[Makarska]], [[Sibenik]], [[Dubrovnik]], [[Rijeka]], [[Mostar]].
  
 
=== By Taxi===
 
=== By Taxi===
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There is taxi-van service that can be used from Split and [[Makarska]]
 
There is taxi-van service that can be used from Split and [[Makarska]]
  
 
=== By Boat===
 
=== By Boat===
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There is a ferry service from Ancona,Italy. Take a ferry to the [http://www.jadrolinija.hr/default.aspx?lang=2 Port of Split] and than use the bus to get to Omis.
 
There is a ferry service from Ancona,Italy. Take a ferry to the [http://www.jadrolinija.hr/default.aspx?lang=2 Port of Split] and than use the bus to get to Omis.
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There are local boats  that run several times a day from Islands of [[Brac]], [[Hvar]], [[Korcula]] and [[Vis]]. Take them to Split and then use the bus or taxi service to get to Omis.
 
There are local boats  that run several times a day from Islands of [[Brac]], [[Hvar]], [[Korcula]] and [[Vis]]. Take them to Split and then use the bus or taxi service to get to Omis.
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
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You can get around the city by car, local taxi and bus service, or tourist trolley. You can also rent a bike or moped from tourist agencies. However most people find it sufficiently comfortable to get around on foot, because Omis is relatively small city.
 
You can get around the city by car, local taxi and bus service, or tourist trolley. You can also rent a bike or moped from tourist agencies. However most people find it sufficiently comfortable to get around on foot, because Omis is relatively small city.
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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* Visit the historic Churches of Omis.
 
* Visit the historic Churches of Omis.
 
* Fortresses Mirabella and Fortica.
 
* Fortresses Mirabella and Fortica.
* Beautiful city beach(Velika Plaza).
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* Beautiful city beach (Velika Plaza).
 
* The city museum and harbour.
 
* The city museum and harbour.
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==Do==
 
==Do==
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* Listen the [http://www.fdk.hr/indexeng.html Festival of Dalmatian Klapas].
 
* Listen the [http://www.fdk.hr/indexeng.html Festival of Dalmatian Klapas].
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* Participate in summertime activities the Fishing Nights, Crazy Dives and Pirates Nights.
 
* Participate in summertime activities the Fishing Nights, Crazy Dives and Pirates Nights.
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* Go for rafting on the beautiful river [http://www.omisinfo.com/omis/omis-nature/cetina-river.htm Cetina].
 
* Go for rafting on the beautiful river [http://www.omisinfo.com/omis/omis-nature/cetina-river.htm Cetina].
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* Take a ferry trips to the islands of Brac and Hvar.
 
* Take a ferry trips to the islands of Brac and Hvar.
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* Go and visit the city of Makarska, Split, Solin and Trogir and enjoy the beauty of old architecture.
 
* Go and visit the city of Makarska, Split, Solin and Trogir and enjoy the beauty of old architecture.
  
 
==Buy==
 
==Buy==
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* Traditional folklore clothes.
 
* Traditional folklore clothes.
 
* Omis' post cards.
 
* Omis' post cards.
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==Eat==
 
==Eat==
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* Try Dalmatinski Prsut-Dalmatian smoked ham (ham smoked and dry on specific way).
 
* Try Dalmatinski Prsut-Dalmatian smoked ham (ham smoked and dry on specific way).
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* Fritule and Krostule (home made cookies).
 
* Fritule and Krostule (home made cookies).
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* Jela ispod peke ( meals prepared in the traditional way at the local restaurants).
 
* Jela ispod peke ( meals prepared in the traditional way at the local restaurants).
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* Local see-food specialties.
 
* Local see-food specialties.
* [http://www.omisinfo.com/omis/omis-restaurants.htm Omis Restaurants]
 
  
 
==Drink==
 
==Drink==
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* Rakija: hard alcohol made either from grapes or plums.
 
* Rakija: hard alcohol made either from grapes or plums.
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* Prosek: sweet liquor.
 
* Prosek: sweet liquor.
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==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
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* There are apartments for rent located all over the city that are relatively inexpensive.
 
* There are apartments for rent located all over the city that are relatively inexpensive.
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* Apartments [http://www.apartmani-villa-mika.com] in Ruskamen near Omiš
 
* Apartments [http://www.apartmani-villa-mika.com] in Ruskamen near Omiš
  
 
==Get out==
 
==Get out==
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* Visit surrounding places (Nemira, Stanici, Lokva, Duce, Dugi Rat).
 
* Visit surrounding places (Nemira, Stanici, Lokva, Duce, Dugi Rat).
 
* Take a trip up to the canyon of Cetina.
 
* Take a trip up to the canyon of Cetina.
 
* Go to the basketball, soccer, and water polo games.  
 
* Go to the basketball, soccer, and water polo games.  
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Revision as of 13:07, 29 September 2006

Omis is an old city located on the Adriatic Coast in Dalmatia, Croatia.

Contents

Get in

By Plane

Take a flight to the Split Airport and then use a Bus service to get to Omis.

By Bus

You can use services from frequent buses that come in and go from Split, Makarska, Sibenik, Dubrovnik, Rijeka, Mostar.

By Taxi

There is taxi-van service that can be used from Split and Makarska

By Boat

There is a ferry service from Ancona,Italy. Take a ferry to the Port of Split and than use the bus to get to Omis.

There are local boats that run several times a day from Islands of Brac, Hvar, Korcula and Vis. Take them to Split and then use the bus or taxi service to get to Omis.

Get around

You can get around the city by car, local taxi and bus service, or tourist trolley. You can also rent a bike or moped from tourist agencies. However most people find it sufficiently comfortable to get around on foot, because Omis is relatively small city.

See

  • Visit the historic Churches of Omis.
  • Fortresses Mirabella and Fortica.
  • Beautiful city beach (Velika Plaza).
  • The city museum and harbour.

Do

  • Participate in summertime activities the Fishing Nights, Crazy Dives and Pirates Nights.
  • Go for rafting on the beautiful river Cetina.
  • Take a ferry trips to the islands of Brac and Hvar.
  • Go and visit the city of Makarska, Split, Solin and Trogir and enjoy the beauty of old architecture.

Buy

  • Traditional folklore clothes.
  • Omis' post cards.
  • Hand made sculptures with city symbols.

Eat

  • Try Dalmatinski Prsut-Dalmatian smoked ham (ham smoked and dry on specific way).
  • Fritule and Krostule (home made cookies).
  • Jela ispod peke ( meals prepared in the traditional way at the local restaurants).
  • Local see-food specialties.

Drink

  • Rakija: hard alcohol made either from grapes or plums.
  • Prosek: sweet liquor.

Sleep

  • There are apartments for rent located all over the city that are relatively inexpensive.
  • Apartments [1] in Ruskamen near Omiš

Get out

  • Visit surrounding places (Nemira, Stanici, Lokva, Duce, Dugi Rat).
  • Take a trip up to the canyon of Cetina.
  • Go to the basketball, soccer, and water polo games.



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