- Croatia is located on the shores of the Adriatic Sea.
- Its capital city is Zagreb.
- Its flag is made up of three stripes of red, white and blue, with a coat of arms at its centre.
- Along with other republics including Serbia and Bosnia-Herzegovina, it is located on the Balkan Peninsula.
- Dalmatian dogs originated in Croatia.
- The tie originated from a garment worn by Croatian mercenaries in the 17th century.
- Croatia has two Davis Cup titles.