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"SOME MISCELLANEOUS INFOS:TAP..." Croatia Favorite Tip by Natrix

Croatia General: 196 reviews and 183 photos



TAP WATER is drinkable throughout Croatia.

TIME ZONE: GTM plus one hour (in summer two hours).

- Shops: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m. - 2 (3) p.m.
In the summer working hours might vary! In bigger cities there are also stores that are open almost 24 hours.
- Post-offices: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sat. until 1 p.m.
during the summer in bigger cities: till 10 p.m.
- Banks: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sat.: until 1 p.m., in big cities sometimes open on Sunday.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS: Public phones can only be used with phone cards, which are available in post offices, at news-stands, hotels and tourist complexes. Only in some post offices there is the opportunity to pay phone-calls with cash money.

ELECTRICITY: 220V, 50 Hz (Central European standard with 2 round plugs).

STAMPS are usually sold in post-offices and at news-stands

Fondest memory: (This photo is from a nice little town in Istria called Rovinj, a very touristy place)

Review Helpfulness: 1 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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