You don't have to be full of local knowledge to truly experience Zagreb, but you should know a few basic things before you take off.
If you need a little help getting your bearings, Zagreb County, the national capital, is 5 miles (8 kilometers) to the southeast. Also, Samobor is 13 miles (21 kilometers) to the west.
Forget the star attractions — it's the locals that really make a place tick. In this part of Zagreb County, you'll find 700,000 of them.
Itching to delve into the everyday stories of human history? Get an exciting insight into the people of the distant past at Ethnographic Museum. Seeking some more options? Admire ornate tombstones and poetic epitaphs at Mirogoj Cemetery. But that's not all there is. Great theater can challenge the way we think and asks us to aspire to be more. Attend a play at Croatian National Theatre and open your mind to some big ideas.
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