About Island Pag

Situated on the very 15th meridian, the Island of Pag has the moon-like surface, much thanks to strong bora wind which scatters the sea salt on the soil, preventing more complex vegetation presence. Yet, don’t think of Pag as a place of solitude and desolation. In many ways, it is the most populated Island in Croatia.

Pag received international fame when Zrce beach near Novalja became a hosting site of several influential music festivals. World’s top DJ artists and their fans stormed Pag, finding that in addition to top entertainment, it also has long history, strong cultural identity and numerous other reasons why it needs to be visited. Known for its cheese, lamb and sheep delicacies, Pag is home to Croatian traditional lace and numerous drywall structures. Settled since time of Antiquity, it features a number of old churches, monasteries and sacral sites, while its lovely beaches and fascinating underwater surrounding just wait to be discovered by curious travelers. And don’t forget that, no matter where you are in Croatia, you are probably consuming salt made on Pag. The Island actually has a museum dedicated to this spice, a site which shouldn’t be avoided in your voyage schedule.

Island Pag
Pag, Croatia

Would You Like to be a Shepherd on Pag Island?

Have you ever considered working in Croatia? If the answer is “yes” we are happy to inform you that Sirana MIH cheese factory is searching for somebody to guard their sheep. It may sound as an easy job, but the potential shepherds have to show interest in learning new skills and have plenty of patience for fluffy animals. Sirana MIH is one of the oldest companies in Croatia, tracking its founding to 1890. It belongs to a single local family called Pernjak, its members being experts in all things dealing with cheese production. One should also note that dairy coming from Pag Island is considered exceptional even according to high Croatian standards. Zeljko Grgic / CROPIX…

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