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About Zagreb, Croatia
Situated in northern Croatia, on the Sava river, Zagreb is the capital of the country and the republic's biggest city. Including the wider metropolitan area, Zagreb has a total population of more than a million and is home, not only to virtually all government ministries, but to the headquarters of every large Croatian company and institution.
Rent a car in Zagreb and you have a base in Croatia's most important transport hub. This is the point where the Mediterranean and Southeast Europe meet, so Zagreb is the focus of all of Croatia's road, rail and air networks. Zagreb is 182km from Krk, 268km from Pula, 286km from Split.
Zagreb is a fascinating city with a history that dates back to Roman times. The oldest part of the city is Scitarievo, which is the site of the ancient Andautonia. It is a city celebrated for its high standard of living, excellent museums, entertaining sports and entertainment events, and thriving economy. You are also in an interesting geographical area, with pretty former villages on the slopes of Medvednica such as Sestine, Gracani and Remete cherishing their rich traditions of gingerbread-making, folk costumes, and Sestine umbrellas.