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Europe’s oldest cities (part 1)

While many of the world’s oldest cities, settled around the Fertile Crescent in the Middle East, are off-limits to travellers at present, Europe’s most ancient settlements are very much open to visitors. These are the continent’s 16 oldest continually inhabited.

Zadar, Croatia
When did the earliest inhabitants settle? 900 BC

Hula Hula Beach bar, Hvar, Croatia

hula hula beach bar croatia

If it’s good enough for JAY-Z and Beyoncé, who both stopped by for drinks in early September this year, it’s good enough for a top 50.

At Hula Hula deck chairs rest against the Adriatic sea offering views of the stunning Croatian sunset. Come 5 p.m. this bar turns into a massive dance party featuring live DJs, dance parties, table dancing and Grand Prix-style Champagne showers.