Croatia factsGeography quiz
Which Croatian island is the largest?
Both Krk and Cres. Krk had been thought to be the largest Adriatic island, with an area of 405.78 km2 until a geographical survey and remeasurements done in 2011 determined that the neighbouring island of Cres has an equal surface area. Krk is the most populous island in the Adriatic sea, with multiple towns and villages that contain a total of 19,383 (2011) inhabitants.
In which city is the Diocletian's Palace? (See photo)
Split. The palace was built for the Roman emperor Diocletian at the turn of the 4th and 3rd centuries, today it is about half of the old town of Split, Croatia. While it is referred to as a "palace" because of its intended use as the retirement residence of Diocletian, the term can be misleading as the structure more resembles a large fortress: about half of it was for Diocletian's personal use, and the rest housed the military garrison.
What plant is that?
Bougainvillea are popular ornamental plants in most areas with warm climates.
What is the subunit of the Croatian Kuna? (currency)
Lipa. The kuna is the currency of Croatia, in use since 1994. It is subdivided into 100 lipa. The kuna is issued by the Croatian National Bank and the coins are minted by the Croatian Monetary Institute.
Which river flows through Zagreb?
Sava connects three national capitals: Ljubljana, Zagreb and Belgrade.