About Kvarner

Kvarner region is one of the most diverse landscapes in Croatia. From its focal point, the city of Rijeka, you can easily go swimming in the sea or skiing in the mountains in just a matter of minutes!

Situated in the north of Adriatic, the Kvarner Gulf boasts the well-known islands Krk, Cres, and Lošinj, as well as many smaller ones; the National Park Risnjak, on the slopes of which lies one of the rare ski resorts where you can ski while looking at the sea below, Platak; and many other natural wonders.

Along the coast, there is a throng of charming towns with quaint hotels dating back to the beginnings of tourism during the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and the biggest city, Rijeka, once an industrial harbor is today a modern city known for its laid back approach to life and alternative music scene.

Kvarner Gulf, Croatia

The Funny Tale of Self-Proclaimed Adriatic Admirals

The beauty of the Kvarner Region is indisputable. The large gulf located in the northern Adriatic includes the beautiful coast in addition to Cres, Krk, Pag, Losinj, Rab and many other smaller islands that have made Croatia such a popular tourist destination. Numerous dive spots, ancient history, prominent cultural entertainment events and perfect beaches make it one of the best spots you can choose for a for vacation, relaxation and enjoyment. Except in this case. It would be unfair to reveal the exact location in which the following story took place, but suffice it to say, it happened in a small village somewhere in the Kvarner Bay. It is the birthplace of Damir, my dear friend who has always boasted…

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