Croatian Directions

These are expressions used when giving or getting directions in Croatian. Very useful when trying to find your way around or when lost.

Excuse me! (to ask someone): oprostite
Can you show me?: Možete li mi pokazati?
I'm lost: Izgubio sam se
I'm not from here: nisam odavde
Can I help you?: Mogu li vam pomoći?
Can you help me?: Možete li mi pomoći?
It's near here: Je li to blizu?
It's far from here: Je li to daleko?
Go straight: idite ravno
Turn left: skrenite lijevo
Turn right: skrenite desno
One moment please!: samo trenutak
Come with me!: pođite sa mnom
How can I get to the museum? : Kako mogu do muzeja?
How long does it take to get there?: Koliko treba do tamo?
Downtown (city center): centar grada

The following are words which might be used alone or in combination with other words to ask or give directions.

Near: blizu
Far: daleko
Right: desno
Left: lijevo
Straight: pravo
There: tamo
Here: ovdje
To walk: ići pješice
To drive: voziti
To turn: skrenuti
Traffic light: semafor

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