Picture 002Zaostrog is a tourist resort situated on the Makarska Riviera in Dalmatia . It is known for its beautiful scenery and a long beach with white pebbles and pine trees . Although it was first mentioned in the records of the fifteenth century , archaeological records of its existence date back far into the past . The town is dominated by the Franciscan monastery which , among other things , a museum , ethnological collection , a gallery and a large library with significant works from old Croatian literature . Thanks to numerous beaches , where you can enjoy the shade of pine trees in a beautiful and clean sea , Zaostrog has become a desirable destination of an increasing number of guests. Due to the geographic location , Zaostrog is ideal for day trips and excursions to the nearby islands (Hvar , Brac , Korcula , etc. ) , national parks ( mountain , Mljet , etc. ) , known cultural centers ( Dubrovnik , Split , etc.) and religious Sites ( Medjugorje , Vepric etc. ) . The mild climate , typical of southern Dalmatia , allows active holidays and also before and after the summer season


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