Hotel Laguna Materada
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... had to resist the temptation since I’d be driving all afternoon. After filling up on free samples, though, I decided to buy a portion of the cooking demonstration’s creation of gnocchi in boletus mushroom sauce. It was fantastic and far better in both flavor and value than my restaurant truffle dishes the night before.
I spent the rest of the afternoon driving up and down through the hills to some of the other towns and villages in the area, ...
... and more appealing because of its harbor, large central square, city walls on its land side, and a church complex on the hill above town. The Parish Church of Saint George is especially well endowed with works of art, including a statue of crucified Christ that’s considered one of the most important works of Slovenian medieval art.
Like Croatian Istria, Piran and the rest of Slovenian’s ...
... but is more of an industrial shipbuilding center than a tourist town overall. I think I covered everything of interest in town and had lunch there in less than three hours.
Last but not least is Porec, pronounced in Serbo-Croatian more like "poor wretch". Porec is Istria’s biggest tourist town, surrounded by resort hotels and still busy in early October with crowds of Italians and German speakers. Porec’s old town is also located on a peninsula, but ...
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 ...
We all over slept today and didn't get to breakfast at 7:30 as planned so clearly we could never stayed up until 3 as we talked about in the airport as a way of making up for our lost day in Trieste. That kind of adventure was realistic at this stage of our lives. Had a lovely breakfast and an exceptional young waiter showered us with attention and kept bringing us capo inns without our asking. What a change! We walked ...