Sea caves, hidden coves, and medieval architecture are only a few of the highlights Southern Westeros—ahem— Croatia's pristine beaches have to offer. But with a country so full of strikingly beautiful beaches and crystal clear waters, how does one choose which to visit? Read on for our top picks, below.
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It's the only beach in Croatia with the Ibiza party spirit, and droves of locals and tourists flock here looking for a good time. After-hours action at this beach includes 3 popular open-air clubs; Aquarius, Papaya and Kalypso offer drink specials, hot DJs, and pools, Jacuzzis and hot tubs. No reason to change out of your bathing suit to party at these hot spots.
Keep your clothes on. In many places, public nudity is a serious crime that could lead to a fine or worse. Naturist resorts cater to completely clothing-free vacation seekers, so if you want to go all in or offconsider these options rather than a one-time visit to a nude beach.
My wife and I are in the early stages of planning our Croatia trip in late August. Among the many nudist beach destinations, we'd like recommendations for a couple, not too many kids or too much noise. Secluded, great natural beauty, natural shade, easy wading and swimming.
The term ''nude swimming'' has a very long tradition in Croatia. However, only a smaller part of the population is willing to swim naked or to do ''things'' in front of other nudists. During his cruise along the Croatian coast in together with his wife-to-be Wallis Simpson, they used to take a dip in the Kandarola Bay on the island of Rab.
Do make sure you set up shop at the beach about 2 meters away from your closest neighbor. Fortunately our beaches tend to have plenty of room, and if you do find yourself at a beach with none, it does nobody good to be piling up on top of each other anyhow. Do play away from sunbathers.