People of Istria are very proud of their roots, as this Croatian region was a site of many important historical happenings. Ever since the Roman period, the peninsula was an important source of raw materials, but also cultural influences. As you can see on the photo above, even the feathery inhabitants of Istria have a certain stance. This proud citizen of Rovinj poses with much pleasure, knowing that his photo will circulate around the world, showing both his beauty, and the impressive surrounding scenery.
This photo was made by our reader Ernő Schulcz during his travels around Croatian coastal regions. If you have your own photos of Croatia, feel free to upload them to our Facebook Wall and earn a chance to become our daily media contributor. Especially if they involve certain proud citizen of Rovinj, such as one above.