Croatia is bursting with charm it has lots of enchanting towns. There are numerous destinations nestling on the Adriatic coast where the waters are warm and clear. It is a beautiful place to visit. The better known resorts are Dubrovnik, Split and Istria. Croatia was established when the former Yugoslavia broke up to form different countries and resulted in becoming one of the more popular holiday destinations. The country has retained its steeped history with city walls and amphitheatres together with its friendly welcome. It is sun drenched and very hot in the summer months. There are lots of opportunities to escape into the shaded streets of the old towns however where you can enjoy time in the street cafes. The capital of the coast is Dubrovnik, the most popular tourist resort in Croatia it is a medieval town that has two bays. There are nice alternatives to Dubrovnik such as the historic seaside village of Vigani which has many excellent family run restaurants, serving the day’s catch from the bay. This village is also Croatia's premium windsurfing and kiteboarding capital, with great facilities, tuition for beginners and great for spectators. Whichever destination you opt for in Croatia you will have a range of alternative accommodation with many self-catering villa holiday rentals to choose from.