Hotel Laguna Mediteran
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- Continental Breakfast
- Tennis Court
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
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When I mentioned to some Croatians at my hostel in Zagreb that I was going to Istria, they said to go inland to the hill towns, that the coast isn't that nice compared to the islands and peninsulas farther south around Dubrovnik. Well, I went to a few coastal towns anyway, and they are quite nice, but I’d agree that Istria’s highlight is in its interior hills. Istria claims to be the Croatian Tuscany, and although that might be a bit of a stretch the hills and ...
Slovenia has only 16 miles of coastline, not much compared to Croatia's thousands of miles of coast when you include all of its islands and peninsulas. The short stretch is quite developed with an industrial port city (Koper), a swank resort (Portoroz), and a few other old towns. The one real attraction, though, is Piran, a beautiful old town on a peninsula similar to Porec and Rovinj in Croatian Istria but ...
... The primary works of art that are so significant are mosaic floors and the glittering mosaics surrounding in the apse surrounding the main altar. Beyond that, though, the church is honestly pretty plain. I managed to get in all I needed to see of Porec in under two hours of metered parking.
I tend to agree with the guys at the hostel in Zagreb. Coastal Istria isn’t all that exciting, but I managed to see the things I wanted to there in one well planned ...
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 ...
... It is a family owned business of long standing but they built a stunning modern facility with indoor and outdoor tasting facilities with breath-taking views of the rolling country-side. There was only one other party visiting so we felt like wealthy VIP's. We tasted a white, red and sweet wine, then olive oil and grappa and nibbled on lovely cheeses, dried fruits and miniature sesame breadsticks. All of this was gratis ...