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Balkans map. Territories whose borders lie entirely within the Balkan Peninsula: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Montehegro, Kosovo (partially recognised state). Territories whose borders lie partially within the Balkans: Croatia, Greece, Italy, Romania, Slovenia, Serbia and Turkey. Italy and Turkey are usually not considered part of the Balkans.

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I might go interrailing this summer, and I'm thinking about flying to copenhagen/berlin, and then go (berlin) - prague - wien - budapest, and end up in croatia.


When, in the year 305, the Roman Emperor Diocletian, who ruled the entire world at that time, decided to build his leisure time abode, in which he intended to spend the rest of his life, he had no doubt where build to it. In the very heart of Dalmatia, in the bay of Aspalathos (Split), well protected from the sea by the islands of the Split archipelago, and defended on its landward side by high mountains, Diocletian created a special point on the map of the Adriatic: the future city of…


Dubrovnik Map that shows main atractions/ sights in Dubrovnik Old Town: Tower Bokar, Tower Minceta, Franciscan Church and Monastery, Dubrovnik City Walls, Knezev Dvor, Porporela, Tower Sveti Ivan, Tower Revelin, Dubrovnik’s Synagogue, Palace Sponza and more. Feel free to print it :)