RomWell Business Guide RomWell Education Pages RomWell Cookbook RomWell Humor Pages RomWell Entertainment Pages Shopping With Us

  Travel Advisory
  Destinations Guide
  Travel Info
  Attractions Info
  Travel Tips
  Budget Travel
  Travel Site Map
  RomWell Video Channel
  Books Bestsellers
  The Rough Guide to Croatia
  Rick Steves' Croatia and Slovenia
  Travel Guide Secrets To Europe
  Travel Guide To Florence
  Real Healthy Travel & Socializing
  Make Money In Travel
  FREE Classic Fairy Tales
  Other Great Books
This user friendly internet guide contains information about beautiful Croatia.

The City of Djakovo

The Croatian city of Djakovo is the seat of the Djakovo and Srijem Catholic diocese. The magnificent Cathedral of Djakovo; is the symbol of the town and the most important sacral object not of the whole region of Slavonia.

The Cathedral hosts choirs, opera artists, and art exhibitions are organized in the exhibition salon.
The landscaped park from the 19th century near the bishop's palace is a horticultural monument under special protection as well as the nearby Small Park dating from the turn into the 20th century.

The central traditional event is called Djakovo Embroidery (Djakovacki Vezovi), a folklore show of the regions Slavonia and Baranja. It begins in July, presenting traditional folk costumes, folklore dancing and singing groups, customs. The horse and wedding wagon show is a special part of the program. During the sports program on the racecourse, pure-bred white Lipizzaner horses from the horse-breeding centre in Ivandvor, which has been breeding outstanding horses ever since 1506, can be seen.

The traditional Slavonian cuisine is famous for its meat specialities as kulen, (smoked pepper sausage), sausages, smoked ham, venison and freshwater fish dishes. Thera are exquisite wines of the Djakovo region as Weissburgunder, (another name for Pinot Blanc), and the brands like Traminer, Riesling) being offered both in Djakovo and it's surrounding area.

Find out more about the city of Djakovo - A beautiful town in the region of Slavonia, Croatia, 37 km to the southwest of Osijek...

Discover Beautiful Croatia - Visit Croatia and you will never forget the unforgettable natural beauty of the place where the Mediterranean, the Alps and the Pannonian plain come together.
Croatian National Parks - Of the eight national parks, four are in the mountain regions (Risnjak, Paklenica, Velebit and the Plitvice Lakes) and four are in the coastal area (Kornati, Mljet, Brijuni and Krka).
Croatian Nature Parks & Strict Reserves - Croatia can pride itself on its unpolluted environment and abundant plant and animal life outside the areas under protection.
Croatian Adriatic Coast - The Jewel of the Mediterranean - Long beaches, the rocks reflected in the sea, a pleasant rest away from the pressure of a business, the bustle of the big city and a total escape from the drudgery of everyday life. The rugged coast of the Croatian Adriatic is perfect for nautical tourism. Croatia has been described as the vacation and a sailing boat paradise.
Croatian City Guide - The other dimension of Croatia is the urban culture: towns are more numerous here than in any other part of Southeastern Europe.
Croatian Accommodations Info - Croatia offers great accommodations for business and pleasure. After all, tourism in the modern sense began in Croatia in the 19th century.
Croatian Government - Croatia is a multiparty parliamentary republic. Capital city is Zagreb, the economic, traffic, cultural and academic centre.
Visit Zagreb - Croatian gorgeous capital city has been a focal point of culture and science, and now this charming city is the hub of the business, academic, cultural, artistic and sporting worlds in Croatia.
Croatian Islands - Croatia has an impressive number of over 1000 islands, reefs and cliffs. A vast majority of the Adriatic sea islands are located near the northeastern, Croatian coast.
Croatian Gastronomy & Related Info - Traditional Croatian cuisine is represented by a full table of high quality specialties. Variety of quality food is huge and every town, not to mention that every region has it's own local specialties.
Useful Info About Croatia - Important info for travelers to Croatia.
Croatia Phone Numbers - Important phone numbers in Croatia.
Croatia - Photo Gallery - Click here to see images and virtual tours of Croatia.
  Home : Info Pages : Privacy : Site Map
: Contact Us
: References