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Cres Island

Omisalj, Croatia
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Belgrade, Serbia
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177 reviews 177 reviews
154 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

After two days in Zagreb, we left for the island Krk, located in norhern part of Adriatic Sea, near the city of Rijeka. We travelled by the car, and in real manner, felt all the advantages of the super highway, that connected us with the island. What was before, one trip, three hours long, now or rather two years already,... More

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Slavonski Brod, Croatia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Okay first of all as someone else already said, Omišalj is a small town on the Island Krk. Cres is a completely different island. Deffo one of the top 5 islands in Croatia. If you're a fan of bicycling, be sure to bring your bike along. I found the most amazing roads I've ever seen in my life. The whole... More

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Buje, Istarska, Croatia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

One of the most beautiful islands in Croatia for sure. When you travel from one side to the other it does not look so atractive because on the main street you can't see the sea side. Go in the villages and away from the main road and everithing changes. The are planty of beaches that are difficult to find, on... More

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London, England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

stopped here for lunch while on a fish picnic boat trip. It really made my holiday. This beautiful little island is by far one of the prettiest places I have stopped at. Still traditional, and largely unaffected by tourism. Its a lovely place to wander around for an hour or so, or just sit and relax with an icecream at... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Were reviewers there??? Some facts: 1) Omisalj is a small town on the Island Krk 2) Cres is a DIFFERENT island not far from the island Krk Cres is a beautiful place but displaced on Tripadvisor.

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cape town
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

If you visit Cres, (easy to get to by ferry from Istria or the island of Kirk) don't miss this little village. It's not in the guide books and not even on some maps! There is a campsite nearby and the town itself has a few restaurants and accommodation. Superb setting.

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

This was one of the best holidays of my life. What a magical, beautiful, unspoilt, peaceful place. Eagles soared above us as we looked out at the turquoise sea across olive, fig, apricot and cherry trees. No litter, ancient hilltop stone villages. Old ladies selling honey and olive oil by the roadside. It is like going back in time and... More

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Cres Island is one of those hidden places we visted out of Season and it was great! The island itself is lovely great views and the locals are really freindly! There are some really lovely views to be seen in Cres. We stayed for 5 nights and each night we found a great bar and a great restaurant - just... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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62 reviews 62 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

This is a slice of heaven on earth. We have been here twice in the last two years. Peaceful, beautiful on the Adriatic Ocean an that is our idea of paradise. We stay at a cozy hotel with 8 rooms where we have a total apartment for less than $80 a night. Walking distance to wonderful cafes and a large... More

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Ptuj, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Altogether we made 15 visits to Cres island , in last 7 years twice yearly and now in May 2012. It is the most beautiful island among 1000 jewels of Adriatic sea . We explored all the island and made many hiking expeditions to Sv. Blaž , Lubenice village and two beaches below Lubenice. Beach with Blue cave is magnificent... More

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