Its vineyards produced the ancestor of Zinfandel, and its modern vintages are attracting international attention and awards. As Croatia enters the EU in 2013, European wine consumers will have several new exciting options.
Magdalena and Sasa Senjkovic (centre, right) with journalist Ana Rogac. One of only three wineries on Brac, Senjkovic has established itself as one of Croatia's most exciting wineries in just five years.
Winemaker Florencia Gomez at the Plancic winery in Vrbanj
Dalmatia is a safe and family-friendly destination, whose beaches are one of its main attractions. Kastela, which is nestled between two UNESCO World Heritage sites, has 18km of coastline.