Croatia is a country located in Central Europe, bordered by Slovenia to the northwest, Hungary to the northeast, Serbia to the east, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the south, and the Adriatic Sea to the west. It has a diverse geography, with mountains, forests, and coastal plains, and a rich cultural heritage, including medieval cities and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The capital and largest city is Zagreb, and other major cities include Split, Dubrovnik, and Rijeka. The official language is Croatian, and the country has a diverse population, with a strong tradition of folk music and dance. Croatia has a high standard of living and a strong economy, with a focus on tourism, agriculture, and manufacturing.