Think you can’t afford a fabulous sailing holiday? Well, that’s simply not true. This type of envy-inducing vacation is no longer reserved for the rich and famous. There are more than a thousand Croatian islands. These drop-dead-gorgeous destinations are a treasure trove of rocky beaches, secluded coves, glimmering marinas, medieval towns and enticing nightlife venues. While there's no such thing as perfection, boating around the Adriatic Sea comes pretty darn close.
Ready to set sail? Use our guide to plan your inaugural Croatia island-hopping adventure.