Two Croatian destinations on Forbes’ list of the most romantic destinations
February 13, 2021 – Two Croatian destinations feature on Forbes’ latest prestigious list ahead of Valentine’s Day. The pandemic may be raging and travel can be difficult, but we’re sure many people outside of Croatia will dream of the romantic Croatian coast.
As Novac / Jozo Vrdoljak writes, as Valentine’s Day 2021 approaches, the highly influential American magazine Forbes has published a list of sixteen of the most romantic destinations in Europe, including two Croatian destinations, Opatija and the islet of Galesnjak, said Ina Rodin, the director. of the Croatian National Tourist Office (HTZ) across the Atlantic in the United States of America.
Of these two Croatian destinations, the beautiful Opatija, known as the old lady of Croatian tourism, is touted as a fashionable seaside resort and a gem of the Kvarner region in the northern Adriatic, whose tourist traditions date back to the 19th century.
Opatija’s unique villas and hotels are surrounded by exotic gardens, parks and the beautiful Croatian Adriatic Sea, as well as the city’s famous chocolate production. Then you have a tour of the islet of Galesnjak at your fingertips, the possibility of discovering this beautiful little heart-shaped island by boat or by plane with a panoramic view of the ancient Dalmatian town of Zadar and the archipelago. of the Kornati.
Only descriptions of these two Croatian destinations will surely be enough to create a sense of nostalgia in the heart of anyone who wants a romantic getaway in these unprecedented and difficult times when just jumping on a plane with ease seems truly foreign.
Besides Croatia, this Forbes pick is, as stated, a compilation of some of the most romantic destinations for Valentine’s Day in Europe, compiled by the European Best Destination Organization.
With Opatija and Galesnjak, the list includes the Portuguese island of Porto Santo, Spicnik in Slovenia, the Italian Burano, Dinard in Brittany, Oia in Santorini, in Greece, Mijas in Andalusia, the astonishing Polperro in Cornwall, in England, Lake Como in Italy, the Algarve in Portugal, Sveti Stefan in neighboring Montenegro, Gdansk and Sopot in Poland, Rossa in Switzerland, Rothenburg Ob der Tauber in Germany and Preveli on the Greek island of Crete.
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