Walking in Croatia (Paperback)

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Rising suddenly beyond its narrow ribbon of coastal cities and rocky beaches, Croatia's mountains have much to commend them as a walking destination. They Range from gently slopinggvvvvvv forested hills to rugged tops and limestone crags, and reach their most spectacular in the massifs, collectively known as the Dinaric Alps, a wilderness of magnificent grandeur, rich in wildlife and plants.

The routes in this guide cover all the main hiking areas in Croatia, from the Dinaric Alps along the coast to a number of other areas further inland. Catering for a range of abilities, they run from easy day trips on islands in the Adriatic to extended itineraries across jagged mountain chains. The book also contains generous background information, including sections on history and language, and appendices giving details of mountain huts and shelters.

About the Author


Rudolf Abraham is an award-winning travel writer and photographer specialising in Croatia and eastern Europe. He is the author of eight books (five of them on Croatia) and has contributed to over a dozen more, and his work is published widely in magazines. He first visited Croatia in 1998, lived in Zagreb for two years, and continues to spend several weeks a year in his favourite country in Europe.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781852846145
ISBN-10: 1852846143
Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited
Publication Date: January 1st, 2010
Pages: 256
Language: English
Series: Cicerone Guides