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Lighthouse Porer

LIGHTHOUSE PORER Porer Lighthouse was built in 1833, on the middle of the islet in shape of a round stone tower 35 meters high and is the tallest in Istria. It is automated and included in system of distance surveillance. There is a permanent lighthouse crew. The stone building is a ground- floor building in which there […]

Cape Kamenjak – Natural Park

CAPE KAMENJAK The Kamenjak Peninsula or Cape Kamenjak also known as the Peninsula of Premantura (Punta) is the southernmost cape of Istria. Kamenjak is a protruding piece of land delving deep into the sea, some six kilometers long with the average width of about a kilometre. Kamenjak rugged coastline, some 30 kilometers long consist of […]

Seagulls Rocks – “Galebove stijene” Pula

SEAGULL ROCK’S Seagull’s Rocks is located in Stoja, one of Pula’s neighborhoods, and is the most western beach in the city. The name was adopted because of many seagulls in that location. Seagull’s Rocks border with former military base Muzil, and metal fence is keeping the visitors away from the facility. The beach is also […]

Island of Fraskeric – The hidden treasure

FRASKERIC THE HIDDEN TRESURE Fraskeric is a small island situated in front of Banjole , in between the island of Fratarski and Fraskeric. Fraskeric is the smallest of the three but you will be surprised with the with all the things what it has to share. WHAT TO EXPECT If you are looking for some adventure, adrenaline rush, […]

Fort Punta Christo – 19th century Fort

FORT PUNTA CHRISTO Fort Punta Christo was built at the end of the 19th century by the Austrians to defend their main naval port. Situated at 45 meters above sea level, it offers a breathtaking view of the entrance to the Bay of Pula, its breakwater, as well as Muzil and Brijuni on the other […]

National Park Brijuni

NATIONAL PARK BRIJUNI The Brijuni or the Brijuni Islands are a group of fourteen small islands in the Croatian part of the northern Adriatic Sea, separated from the west coast of the Istrian peninsula by the narrow Fažana Strait. Brijuni Islands – the national park with the attributes of “Heaven on Earth” – with its […]

Rovinj – Heaven on Earth

ROVINJ Rovinj is coastal Istria’s star attraction. While it can get overrun with tourists in summer, and residents have developed a sharp eye for maximizing profits by upgrading hotels and restaurants to four-star status, it remains one of the last true Mediterranean fishing ports. Fishers haul their catch into the harbor in the early morning, […]