1. Basic facts• Official name: Republic of Croatia• Official language: croatian: 96,12%• Official script: latin• Monetery Union: Croatian Kuna (1€ = 7,50 kn)• Capital City: Zagreb• Political System: Parliamentary Democracy• President: Ivo Josipović• Political organisation: 20 counties
Croatia is one of the most biodiverse countries in Europe - 8 National parks• Kornati Islands• Plitvice lakes• Krka river• Paklenica• Mljet• Risnjak• Brijuni Islands• Nothern Velebit
Important people in Croatia
Cultural heritage• Sinjska alka- first Sunday in the August in town of Sinj, since 1715.- 2010. UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List
Moreška• traditional sword dance - Korčula• Christians vs. Moors
Dubrovnik• The most known tourist city in Croatia• first country in the world that admitted the United States - 1783.• In the year 2011.-11,200,113 tourists.