Zagreb International Airport, also known as Pleso Airport, is the the closes airport to Zagreb, the capital of Croatia. The facility is located 10 Km from the city center. Car hire and a taxi service is available from the terminal. The airport is also connected to Zagreb Central Train Station by rail. Flights to Zagreb depart regularly from London Heathrow and London Gatwick. The airport is a hub for Croatia Airlines, and is also served by popular tour and flight operators such as British Airways, easyJet, German Wings and Qatar Airways.
Zagreb is a small, pretty city, with a historic Old Town, and quaint, cobbled streets. The Old Town is beautiful and worth a visit for history fans, who will enjoy observing the well preserved historical architecture. For travelers to Zagreb who wish to get closer to nature, there is easy access to several large parks and lakes. One such open space is Zrinjevac Park, situated surprisingly close to the main square in the middle of the town, and Jarun, a park surrounding a large lake which even has its own beach. This is a popular place for parties and has lots of bars open late into the night. Zagreb also contains many attractions for children and adults alike, such as Zagreb Zoo which is close to the bus station. The city's museum district also contains plenty of child themed exhibits.