Land of sun, welcoming people and thousand islands. But that's not all - Croatia is also a place where the four of us - Dragan, Živa, Anna and Erwin - will spend the next 12 months.
Croatia (Croatian: Hrvatska) is a country situated in Southeast Europe. It is to the east side of the Adriatic Sea, to the east of Italy. It is also bordered by Slovenia to the northwest, Hungary to the north, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the southeast, Serbia in the east, and Montenegro to the south.
Zagreb is the capital and the largest city in the country with a population of 800,000. The city is located at the Sava river, and at the southern slopes of the Medvednica mountain.
Some useful phrases in Croatian:
Hi! - Bok!
Good morning! - Dobro jutro!
Good evening! - Dobro večer!
How are you? - Kako si? / Kako ste? (polite)
I'm fine, thanks! - Dobro, hvala!
And you? - A, ti? / A vi? (polite)
Good/ So-So. - Dobro / Tako-tako!
Thank you (very much)! - Hvala!
You're welcome! - (for "thank you")Nema na čemu!
Hey! Friend! - Bok! Prijatelju!
I missed you so much! - Puno si mi nedostajao / nedostajala (f)
What's new? - Šta ima novoga?
Nothing much - Ništa novog
Good night! - Laku noć!
See you later! - Vidimo se kasnije!
Good bye! -Doviđenja!