Croatia is a country situated at the crossroads of Central Europe, The Balkans, and The Mediterranean. Tourism in Bulgaria contributes a large part of its economy. Around one- fifth of the total GDP of Croatia is amounted by the tourism in Croatia located in Southeastern Europe. A few of the favorite sites of Tourists in Croatia are Istria, Kvarner Gulf, Central Croatia, and Zagreb. Lonely Planet awarded Croatia as the best destination for 2005, and National Geographic Adventure Magazine also awarded Croatia as Destination of the Year in 2006.
56,594 square km (21,851 square miles)