istria

  • Truffle

    The first Truffle Museum in Istria

    Truffles are one of the oldest and most valuable gastronomic foods, they are the inspiration of many legends and stories, and recently a museum was dedicated to them – the first of its kind in Croatia, which opened in the village of Paladini near Buzet. The idea to create...
  • Explore Istria on Two Wheels in Autumn

    Autumn is an ideal time to enjoy and explore new outdoor activities. You can discover autumn is Istria with all your senses, enjoy in magical colours, taste the seasonal specialities, have fun with grape and olive oil picking where everyone can find something for themselves. If you prefer an...
  • VAMPIRES, WITCHES, GIANTS Top 5 scariest Istrian legends

    Vampires, witches, giants, infamous pirates and bloody battles – discover the places of the most chilling Istrian legends! The millennia-old Istrian history is filled with mysterious legends. Here we have selected those that freeze the blood in your veins. 1. The Vampire Jure Grando The legend of Jure Grando,...
  • Top 5 types of aromatic herbs you will find in Istria

    The smells are particularly magical in Istria – especially in spring and summer months. If you plan a trip to Istria in this period, you will have the chance to discover aromatic herbs which will enchant you with their divine smells. Immortelle – Youth elixir You will recognize immortelle...
  • Istria Tourist Board cooperating with South Korea’s Jeju Province

    The Istria County Tourist Board on Tuesday signed a letter of intent on mutual exchange and cooperation with the Tourism Association of South Korea’s Jeju Province. The letter says the two regions will promote the exchange of experience in the tourism industry with regular agreements, and develop tourism services...