Croatian President backs plans to improve islands Officials in Croatia are looking to take advantage of the country’s burgeoning reputation in the international tourism industry by improving its islands, according to reports.

The stunning Mediterranean nation, which has become one the world’s premier holiday destinations, boasts some stunning views off its coast whilst its islands have huge potential for the tourism and agricultural sectors.

Croatia’s President, Ivo Josipovic, confirmed his intention to go through with plans to renovate various islands off the coast and has been quoted as saying ‘There really is no reason why the state does not help the development of the islands, they have and they will continue to. The government will work together with the counties and their partners and personally do all they can to create better conditions for advancement on the islands.’

It represents a promising piece of news for any of those planning some singles holidays to the country this summer or over the next few years.

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