International Conference on Polyploidy, Hybridization and Biodiversity

11-14 May 2016, Rovinj, Croatia

General info

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT CROATIA

Visa requirements for Croatia please check:
http://www.mvep.hr/en/consular-information/visas/visa-requirements-overview/

Time zone:
GMT + one hour  (London 12:00, Zagreb 13:00)

Water:
Tap water is safe for drinking.

Electricity:
220 volt.

Currency and exchange rate:
Kuna (100 lipa); 1 EUR is approximately 7,7 Croatian kuna (HRK)
ATMs are available throughout Croatia. They will accept different bank cards, credit cards (Diners Club, Eurocard/MasterCard, Visa, American Express etc.) and debit cards (Cirrus, Maestro, Visa electron etc.).

The capital of the Republic of Croatia iz Zagreb.
Distance from Zagreb to Rovinj is 250km

Useful expression in Croatian

Hello Bok
Goodbye Doviđenja
Good morning Dobro jutro
Good day Dobar dan
Good evening Dobra večer
Good night Laku noć
Yes Da
No Ne
Please Molim
Thank you Hvala
You are welcome Nema na čemu
Excuse me Oprostite
My name is… Zovem se…
What is your name? Vaše ime?
Pleased to meet you. Drago mi je.
Do you speak English? Govorite li engleski?
I do not speak Croatian. Ne govorim hrvatski.
I understand./I do not understand. Razumijem. / Ne razumijem.
Where is the…? Gdje je…?
information informacije
money novac
bureau de change mjenjačnica
exchange rate tečaj
post office pošta
tourist office turistički ured
accommodation smještaj
doctor doktor
hospital bolnica