Istria – A region for all generations!
Istria is the place which will truly evoke your imagination and senses. The only region in Croatia that has changed seven empires and states in the last 200 years, Istria will show you diversities that are rare to find. Open minded people, unique heritage and international recognized gastronomy, all which will beautifully stir your senses; Istria can present you the world full of varied activities and relaxations you can completely enjoy: adrenaline sports and recreation, designed for children and adults, famous festivals, art and history exhibitions with antique excavation sites, renowned Mediterranean gastronomy and climate, natural wonders and untouched national parks...
From the famous Roman arena situated in Pula to central Istrian canyons that inspired writers like Jules Verne, from the ancient Greeks to Celts, Istrian history is rich in its heritage, cultivating a mixture of cultures that ruled and inhabited this beautiful peninsula. City of Poreč veils Roman structures still preserved today, while sights are recognized by UNESCO.
During all year round, Istrian events will create magical memories that will inhabit your mind and senses with experiences you will not find anywhere else. From the famous Rise Up Poreč Music Festival, for party enthusiast, to Presentation of wines of central Istria, happenings vary in their style and trend.
Internationally recognized cuisine, with a Mediterranean note; healthy, tasty, fresh and delicious food, provoking your palates with flavors of simple, yet rich gastronomy that will arouse your taste buds; seafood, olive oil, exceptional wines, spices, all served in friendly and welcoming restaurants.
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"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
H. Jackson Brown Jr.