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Four Things to do in Lovran

On the eastern slopes of Ucka, one can find the romantic town of Lovran. Named after lovor, the popular spice...
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Istrian Pinca: The Sweet Bread of Croatian Easter

No Easter passes without family gathering in Croatia, not to mention a table full of tasty delicacies. Yet, if we...
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Book Your Stay in Beautiful Villa Tar

There are plenty of reasons to visit Istrian Peninsula, a part of Croatia that features some of country’s most notable...
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What to Expect from Malvasia Wine in 2018?

One of the most cherished grape kinds in Mediterranean region is bound to have a fruitful year. A glass of...
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Feel Welcome in Hotel Mirakul Residence

Imagine a place where colors and materials reflect the narrow streets of a small urban settlement, as well as lavender...
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Pazinski Cukerancic Recipe

In one of our recent posts, we explained the value of traditional cookies to Croatia, and why knowledge of their...
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Pazinski Cukerancic: Saving Istria’s Traditional Cookie

Istrian cuisine has many impressive dishes. But on the field of desserts, the list is relatively short, especially when compared...
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Sea Star Festival Lineup Looks Great

Believe it or not, January has already passed, meaning we are about two months away before Croatia’s tourist season begins...
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Hotel Residence Rovinj& Calls to Istria

As one of the champions of Croatian tourism, Rovinj is a city where one can discover both historical magnificence and...
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Kazuni Houses – The Smallest Shelters in the World

The ancient Istrians were probably dwarfs, if we are to judge their height by the size of kazuni houses. These small...
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Learn about Croatian Mummies of Vodnjan

Egypt isn’t the only place home to mummies. Croatia has them too right in the Istrian Town of Vodnjan. The...
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Watch Movie about Croatian Vampire Jure Grando

Did you know that Croatia notes the first official mentioning of vampiric being? Between 16th and 17th century, the Istrian...


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Umag proclaimed European Town of Sport

The settlement of Umag is well-known destination to fans of sport and recreational vacation. Being an ATP locality, it also...
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It’s Perfect Time for a Walk through Sijanska Woods

Maybe the fall season is not as attractive as summer in a Mediterranean country, but that doesn’t mean Croatia lacks...
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Become a Guest of Sol Sipar in Umag

The recently renovated Hotel Sol Sipar is big news in Croatian City of Umag . Situated immediately next to sea,...
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Croatian Recipe: Fuzi Pasta with Rooster Meat

The Croatian cuisine has been influenced by many traditions. At the same time, it managed to form its own shape,...
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Dive beneath the Waters of Vrsar

Croatian Town of Vrsar is a notable locality on Istrian coast. Surrounded with pristine nature and lovely landscapes, it is...
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Villa B2 Calls You to Radetici

Envisioned by architect Boris Ruzic of BR Design Studio, Villa B2 is a guarantee of luxurious vacation in Croatia’s Istria...
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Learn Why Prices of Istrian Truffles Peaked in 2017

It wasn’t a good year for truffle industry. The demand is as high as always, despite the traditionally high pricing...
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Sea Star Festival among Best European Events

Every year, Croatian summer event scene adds new festivities of all kind. In 2017, Sea Star Festival premiered on Adriatic...
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Roxanich Wine Hotel: Building Dreams in Motovun

Winemaker Mladen Rozanic has always been passionate about his art, and sought to improve the tasty nectars he produced. His...
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Visit Pruhari Village for a Relaxing Stay

Family Stanic has a rather strange practice in life. They are buying old real estates in Pruhari Village, located in...
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Feel Relaxed in Hotel La Grisa of Bale

Dreams do come true, if one is willing to invest passion and dedication. Family Muric from Istria learned this, once...
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Discover Land Art in Ucka Nature Park

In the inland territories of Opatija riviera, one can find the mountain range of Ucka. Dominating the eastern side of...