Shopping in Croatia
Holidays in Croatia will be unforgettable if you bring something from there to memory. Lovers of European clothing brands will find clothing from mainly Italian and local manufacturers in the shopping centers. There are many Turkish and Chinese things of good quality in the markets..
Popular shopping and souvenirs
- Beautiful «nautical» a gift from Croatia - corals, of different shapes and colors, are sold in souvenir shops. Do not try to search for corals in the sea on your own - it is illegal. But there are a great many shells here, they make bracelets, they decorate photo frames and lay out pictures.
- National souvenirs - expensive handmade Dalmatian lace, embroidered napkins, tablecloths, national costumes and dolls in them, tapestries, carpets, wool and leather products.
- The traditional Croatian decoration is the morchich amulet. These are brooches, earrings, bracelets in the shape of a Moor's head in a white turban. You can buy jewelry from the manufacturer of the same name «Morcic», they will delight you with high standard, grace and variety.
- Croatia is the birthplace of fountain pens, TOZ-Penkala writing instruments are an image gift for a business person.
- The tie was invented in Croatia, so you simply have to bring such a gift. The selection is simply amazing - in wool, silk, classic and thrash.
- Lavender and lavender oil, lavender oil soap can be found everywhere, but the best is in Hvar. All along the coast, sea salt is sold in souvenir packages, in Rovinj you can watch how handmade candles are cast and buy them right on the street.
Delicacies and spirits
- In Croatia, 76 varieties of elite wines are produced out of approximately 700 registered ones. Unusual to us blackberry wine in a beautiful bottle, white «Kuyunjusha», «Malvasia», «Zhlakhtina», «Poip», red «Plavac», «Dingach», «Downwind», or famous «Cabernet» and «Merlot» - you choose, the benefit is from what. Liquor is popular «Maraschino», brandy «Slivovitsa», tincture «Grass», wormwood balm «Pelinkovac» and grape vodka «Grappa» and «Rakia».
- Cheese aged in olive oil «pashki» and dried-smoked ham prosciutto will be a good addition to alcoholic beverages. Olive oil, black and white truffles, dried, pickled and in the form of a paste, Vegeta seasoning of three types (ordinary, Mediterranean with herbs and hot with red pepper), gingerbread and a special red honey cake - Licitar heart - delicious, healthy gifts and always enjoy success.
Croatia - sights and cities