In antique age, Cres-Lošinj archipelago was named Apsyrtides, after Apsyrtus, the son of the king Aeetes. The islands are connected to one of the ancient legends about Jason and the Argonauts and their incredible journey searching for Golden Fleece.
The top of each mountain gives an unforgettable view. I’ve started to discover it seven years ago. Mountaineers for me were people who have the skills to climb high mountains. But mountaineering isn’t just that. There are more divisions.
The girl with a seagull, the sculpture always in centre of attention on photos from Opatija, has an interesting story. The model’s identity was a secret for so long.
Small town Vrbnik on the island of Krk is well known for wine production. In the hinterland of Vrbnik, on Vrbnik’s fields, the grape type called žlahtina is made into white wine, sparkling wine, and distillates. Žlahtina from Vrbnik is special because it is grown only in Vrbnik’s fields.
Don’t miss to visit natural phenomenon nearby Rogoznica, the center of numerous legends. It is actually a lake filled with sea water. Every thirty years the lake changes it’s colour into pink or purple and all life inside it dies. Because of these interesting emersions, people devised various theories. Aliens, dragons, witches,…
Croatia has over thousand islands and there are only a few where cars are not welcome. Those islands are ideal for sightseeing and enjoying the aromas of pine trees and salty air.