The Istria Times

Porec – an introduction

Claim to fame: the Ephrasian Basilica Best photo op: from the top of the round tower Plan for: Giostria, a...
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Big Picture: Roman temple in Pula

Apart from its famed amphitheater, Pula’s most recognizable monument is the Temple of Augustus, built for the Roman emperor of...
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Big Picture: Pula’s Golden Gate

In the Istrian city of Pula, you can easily find remnants of its Roman past, such as the well-preserved amphitheater...
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A letter from Emperor Constantine’s mother

There is a little stone-and-wood Romanesque chapel next to a vineyard outside the town of Stari Grad on Hvar with...
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Istria’s oldest olive tree

Did you know that Croatia is home to Roman-era olive trees? One of the oldest grows in Brijuni National Park,...
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Big Picture: Roman funeral in Sibenik

On the occasion of last year’s annual Night of Museums, the city museum of Sibenik put on a historical reenactment....