Honeymoons in Croatia

Choosing a location that suits both of you as a couple can sometimes be tricky, but Croatia with its diversity, culture and romantic surroundings is bound to suit you both. Whether you want to relax and unwind or seek new adventures, Croatia has it all to offer and more besides.

A honeymoon in Croatia offers the newly married couple plenty of opportunities to relax and unwind. Coming from South Africa you could be exploring this fantastic country in just over 17 hours. Hire a car and enjoy the beautiful rugged coast with its plethora of quaint fishing villages and picturesque towns. Further south Dalmatia is awash with the vibrant colours and fragrances of the Mediterranean, and has plenty of long beaches, pine woods and ancient towns to explore. You simply have to visit Dubrovnik with its Old town and perfectly preserved City walls. If you're visiting in the Summer the world renowned Summer Festival with its theatre, music and dance performances, is superb. Whatever you choose to do, your time in Croatia will be unforgettable.
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If you're looking for a romantic idyll in which to spend your honeymoon then Croatia could be the perfect location for you. With fairytale castles and palaces, quaint little villages, and stunning scenery time spent with your loved one will be relaxing. Pamper yourselves in thermal springs and relax on gorgeous beaches to unwind after a hectic time of planning.

If you're looking for a honeymoon location where stunning scenery surrounds you whichever way you turn, then Croatia is well worth considering. With regular flights from Canada, you could be exploring this magical country in little over 12 hours. No trip to Croatia is complete without a visit to Dubrovnik. This city-fortress is the most well known of Croatia's landmarks. Enjoy lunch in one of the many cafes nestled over the city walls and take the cable car up the hill behind for some spectacular Adriatic sunsets. The capital Zagreb is full of European charm and also has some stunning modern graffiti created by fledgling artists. Why not take a cruise from Split? Sip on an ice cold beer and enjoy the breathtaking scenery as it unfolds. However you spend your honeymoon in Croatia, it will be etched in your memory for ever.

Key Facts for Croatia

Currency: Kuna

Capital: Zagreb

Language: Croatian

Flight time: 8 hours from Toronto

When to Honeymoon in Croatia

When to go:
Croatia enjoys a Mediterranean climate, making it the perfect place for a honeymoon in the sun. The warmer weather falls between April and October, with June, July and August being the best months to visit with temperatures falling into the high 20s.

Flight Information:
There are many airlines that offer direct flights to Croatia, including British Airways, Croatia Airlines, Easyjet, Ryanair and Flybe and many of these airlines offer flights daily.

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Getting Married in Croatia

If you're looking for a European destination in which to get married that is a melting pot of culture, stunning scenery and diverse landscapes, then look no further than Croatia. Situated along the Adriatic Sea it stretches from the slopes of the Alps to the banks of the River Danube. With fairytale castles, fortresses and even palaces, in which to host a romantic ceremony as well as a reception party, weddings abroad in Croatia are fast growing in popularity.

Marriage Requirements


Couples getting married in Croatia can only have a civil ceremony since the shortage of churches only allows for full Roman Catholic weddings to take place. An application needs to be submitted to the registry office of the area in which you want to get married between 30-45 days before the intended marriage date and documentation needs to be sent at the same time. A couple will need valid passports, birth certificates which are no older than six months, as well as the names and copies of the passports of two witnesses. They will also need a certificate on non impediment and a certificate of custom and law which can only be issued by the embassy of their country in Croatia. If they have been divorced or widowed, then certificates need to be presented to this effect. Bot the certificate of non impediment and the certificate of custom and law need to be certified at the Croatian Ministry of foreign Affairs in Zagreb. For more information visit http://www.flyawayweddings.com/croatia/civil.php

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