Maksimir in Zagreb
Why locals love it
Because of two important sights: park forest Maksimir and the football stadium which often hosts national and international games. Many Croatians are crazy about European football, and for reason, since our national team is usually ranked high.
Why you should visit it
Because of two things: park forest Maksimir ant the football stadium (the latter one only if you're into sports).
How to reach Maksimir from the main square? Take the tram number 11 or 12 heading East until you reach Maksimir (7 stops).