Wanna Go Wednesday is here and this week we are dreaming of Croatia!

It was a few years ago now that we heard of this amazing place that seems to combine the very best of everything we love – sandy beaches and sparkling water, rustic villages, friendly locals and more history than you can fill one neatly written journal with.

Croatia sits on the Adriatic sea. Its long coastline is filled with magnificent islands and the countryside is dotted with castles, picturesque villages and stunning mountain ranges.

#WannaGoWednesday is when we share a little visual inspiration for the places we’re dreaming of visiting. Check out more awesome images over at our Pinterest page!

Without any further ado, here are 9 photos of Croatia sure to make you want to pick up your bags and go there right away!

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals.

Original Haven’s Door image credit: Tamires Minuk

The Stunning Croatian Coast

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Photo by Alchen_x

Credit: Alchen_x

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Photo by Mikko Muinonen

Credit: Mikko Muinonen

Dubrovnik

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Dubrovnik. Photo by Harry McGregor

Credit: Harry McGregor

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Dubrovnik. Photo by Victor Gonzalez

Credit: Victor Gonzalez

Plitvice Lakes

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Plitvice Lakes, Croatia. Photo by Clark & Kim Kays

Credit: Clark & Kim Kays

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Plitvice Lakes. Photo by Aleksey Dorofeev

Credit: Aleksey Dorofeev

The Castles and Ruins

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Photo by Alexandra Koeniguer

Credit: Alexandra Koeniguer

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Photo by Shadowgate

Credit: Shadowgate

Zagreb, the Capital of Croatia

Croatia seems to combine the very best of everything we love - sparkling beaches, rustic villages, stunning landscapes and friendly locals. Zagreb. Photo by Kate Kate

Credit: Kate Kate

Have you ever been to Croatia? We would love to here your stories! If you have never been, would you like to?