Trendy Split

The new face of Croatia - trendy restaurants, ancient old town, bustling harbor

Split is the emerging epicenter of the Croatian Renaissance – a living example of the blending of old and new, city sophistication and Dalmatian casual.  Split is an amalgamation of the new and the historic – from ancient Diocletian’s palace to its trendy underground nightclubs, beautiful harbor,  fashionable promenade and busy ferry port.

Split is also leading the emergence of the new & creative Dalmatian cuisine – a delicious blend of traditional, fresh & local ingredients in interesting & original dishes, always with an imaginative twist.  Great new restaurants, wine bars & clubs are opening all the time.

And Split is a convenient launch point for exploring all of Croatia – sailing the 1000 islands,  wine tours, cultural and historical odysseys, coastal expeditions, hiking, biking and water sports.

Check out Split restaurants & cuisine, galleries & museums.

Essential Split – what not to miss:

  • Diocletian’s palace, cathedral and city walls
  • Traditional a cappella street singers
  • Ancient Jewish Synagogue and cemetery
  • Expansive Marjan Park
  • Daily fish market
  • Famous mediterranean style open air market
  • Bacvica beach with its promenade, restaurants, nightclubs and live music
  • Split Harbor promenade where the fashionable go for an evening stroll or morning coffee
  • Mestrovic museum and villa
  • Wander the alleyways and hidden backstreets of the Old Town
  • Game of Thrones walking tour
  • Day Sailing to Hvar, Brac, Solta, the Pakleni and Vis islands