Tips and Information

Currency: the country's official currency is Kuna - 1 Kn = 100 lipa. Foreign currencies are changed in banks, exchange offices, post offices and most travel agencies, hotels and campsites
Customs: is not collected by importation of foreign currency and personal use items, in addition could be duty-free imported or exported: 200 cigarettes (or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco), 1l spirits, 1l wine, 50ml perfume, 500g of coffee, 500g tea; domestic currency may be up to an amount of 2,000 kn executed; valuable technical equipment brought to the border must be declared; for animals is needed a confirmation from the veterinarian; the tax refund for foreigners applies to goods purchased with a value of more than 500 kn with purchase and export form "Tax-cheque" at the exit
Credit cards: Most restaurants and shops accept credit cards
EC-cards: Eurocard / MasterCard, American Express, Diners credit cards and the Visa card are accepted. The withdrawal of cash at ATMs is available in all tourist destinations
Post: the post offices are open from 7am to 19pm, Saturdays until 13pm; duty post offices in larger cities and post offices in tourist resorts in summer are open till 22pm and also open on Sundays; stamps can be found in post offices and at bookstalls
Shops: in the summer months, every day open from 8am - 22pm
Telephone code: Croatia to (as example) Germany: 0049, the "0" of the German area code not dialing
- example Hamburg area code 040 = 004940...
from any country to Croatia: 00385, the "0" of the Croatian area code not dialing
- example Pula area code 052 = 0038552...
Mobile phone: Croatia has builted an almost nationwide GSM-Phonenet with CRONET (area code 098) and the VIP-NET (area code 091). Both network operators have completed roaming agreements with all German networks
Radio: Hrvatski radio 1.program: news in English language 8.05am, 10.05am, 14.05pm, 20.05pm, 0.05am
Hrvatski radio 2.program: Information for traffic situation in English and German language during the summer months
Holidays: 1st Januar - New Year's
6th Januar - the Epiphany
12th/13th April - Easter
1st May - Labor Day
30th May-Labor Day
22nd June - the day of the anti-fascist struggle
5th August - the day of home appreciation
15th August - Assumption
1st November - All Saints
25th/26th December - Christmas Holidays
Travel documents: Current travel warnings and entry requirements can be found at the Foreign Office
Auto documents: for the entry into Croatia by car, you need driver's license and the Kfz-Schein; if you enter Slovenia or Croatia with an extraneous vehicle, you need a written authority of the vehicle owner which is not allowed to be older than six months
Speed Limit: up to 50 km/h in residential areas, 80 km/h on open road (except unless otherwise marked), and 130 km/h on motorways
Alcohol: the maximum value for alcohol content is 0.0 per thousand. Especially on weekends will be intense alcohol checks
Breakdown: the Croatian automobile roadway repair service - HAK - can be reached around the clock under the national No.: 987
Telephone numbers: Police: 92
Fire brigade: 93
First Aid: 94
Gas stations: are open each day from 7am until 19pm or 20pm, in the summer to 22 pm, in major cities and on the main international roads are open 24 hours, at all petrol stations can be Euro Super 95, Euro Super 98, Super 98, Normal gasoline and diesel fuel
Taxi and bus: are existing in all cities
Current-voltage: the voltage is like in Western Europe 220-volt alternating current; adapter plugs are not necessary
Water: throughout Croatia is tap water drinkable

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