Croatia

Croatia is a former Yugoslav republic on the Adriatic Sea. It is about the size of West Virginia. Part of Croatia is a barren, rocky region lying in the Dinaric Alps. The Zagorje region north of the capital, Zagreb, is a land of rolling hills, and the fertile agricultural region of the Pannonian Plain is bordered by the Drava, Danube, and Sava Rivers in the east. Over one-third of Croatia is forested.


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  • Đakovo (Croatian pronunciation: [ˈdʑakɔʋɔ]; Hungarian: Diakovár) is a town in the region of Slavonia, Croatia Đakovo is the centre of the fertile and rich Đakovo region (Croatian: Đakovština [d͡ʑakǒːʋʃtina])

  • Đurđevac is a town in the Koprivnica-Križevci County in Croatia According to the 2011 census, there are a total of 8,264 inhabitants in the municipality, in the following settlements: In the census of 2011, Croats formed an absolute majority at 9492%

  • Županja (Croatian pronunciation: [ʒǔpaɲa], Hungarian: Zsupanya, German: Schaupanie) is a town in eastern Slavonia, Croatia, located 254 km east of Zagreb It is administratively part of the Vukovar-Syrmia County It is inhabited by 12,090 people (2011)

  • Zaprešić (pronounced [zâːpreʃitɕ]) is a town in Zagreb County in Croatia It has a population of 19,644 inhabitants in the town proper, with 25,223 in the administrative area The town's metropolitan area, which encompasses the seven neighbouring municipalities, has a population of 54,640

  • Zagreb ( ZAH-greb, ZAG-reb, zah-GREB, Croatian: \zǎːɡreb:) is the capital and largest city of Croatia It is in the northwest of the country, along the Sava river, at the southern slopes of the Medvednica mountain Zagreb lies at an elevation of approximately 122 m (400 ft) above sea level

  • Zadar (US: ZAH-dar, Croatian: \zâdar:; see also other names) is the oldest continuously inhabited Croatian city It is situated on the Adriatic Sea, at the northwestern part of Ravni Kotari region Zadar serves as the seat of Zadar County and of the wider northern Dalmatian region

  • Zabok is a town and situated in northwest Croatia in the Krapina-Zagorje County According to the 2011 census, it has a total population of 8,994, with 2,714 in Zabok itself Zabok is situated on the main crossroads in the heart of Hrvatsko Zagorje region

  • Vodice may refer to: In Albania: Vodicë, Kolonjë, a village in the municipality of Kolonjë, Albania Vodicë, Vlorë, a village in the municipality of Vlorë, Albania Vodicë, Poliçan, a village in the municipality of Poliçan, AlbaniaIn Croatia: Vodice, CroatiaIn Serbia: Vodice, SerbiaIn Slovenia: Vodice, Ajdovščina, a settlement in the Municipality of Ajdovščina Vodice, Dobrepolje, a settlement in the Municipality of Dobrepolje Vodice nad Kamnikom, a settlement in the Municipality of Kamnik Vodice pri Gabrovki, a settlement in the Municipality of Litija Vodice pri Kalobju, a settlement in the Municipality of Šentjur Vodice pri Slivnici, a settlement in the Municipality of Šentjur Vodice, Vodice, a settlement in the Municipality of Vodice Municipality of Vodice, a municipality

  • Virovitica (pronounced [ʋirɔʋǐtit͡sa]) is a Croatian city near the Hungarian border It is situated near the Drava river and belongs to the historic region of Slavonia Virovitica has a population of 14,688, with 21,291 people in the municipality (census 2011)

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