Island Hotel Istra
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- Shuttle bus service
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Non-smoking rooms
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... Zavrsje, Groznjan, and Buje, nestled between the oak forests, vineyards and olive groves, some significant towns while others nearly abandoned. Hey, if you want a fixer-upper second home in a pretty place somewhere in Mediterranean Europe, I think I know the place for you! Zavrsje is the closest thing I encountered in the area to a depopulated village with lots of crumbling stone houses. I’m sure property is inexpensive compared to similar places in Italy, Spain, or southern ...
... largely Italian culturally but part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire until the end of WWI, then part of Italy through WWII, and then part of Yugoslavia until its breakup in the early 1990s. Most of the Italian population left the region after WWII, but from the sound of things the Austrians and Italians have all returned as tourists. And I can see why. Of all the coastal Istrian towns I saw I found Piran to be the ...
Istria is the northwestern corner of Croatia, a peninsula in the Adriatic Sea that was long culturally a mix of Italians and Slavs. Most of the Italians moved out after Istria became part of Yugoslavia, but their influence lingers in the culture, cuisine, and architecture of the region. Istria was part of the Roman Empire, the Byzantine Empire, and the Republic of Venice, so the architecture and monuments of its towns have elements of those eras of Italian control, and ...
At 9 am sharp, our guide, Goran arrived and we set off for a tour of Rovinj where the signs are all in both Croatian and Italian because of the dominance of the Venician Empire on this part of Croatia. Both languages are required in school which makes it very easy for us Americans. Goran was a walking history book and we learned the entire history and development from beginning to the present. It felt ...
... a German tour group. We are departing for Hudicevec, Slovenia where we will be spending two nights on tourist farm. We will be touring caves near by and a stud farm for the famous Lipizzaner stallions. We will arrive back in Venice on Saturday where we turn in our Fiat Panda which has been a great car for us. It is both fuel efficient and the right size for the tight roads and small parking ...