Architectural heritage

  • Drystone walls

    People who lived in these areas some hundred or more years ago cultivated land daily. Very often they had to take it away from the stone, which they afterwards collected...

  • Treasury of memories

    Even today many people cherish memories of past times. Vittorio Rossoni started his ethnographic collection completely by chance – while renovating...

  • Kažun

    Kažun is a small field hut that provided shelter, built using the dry wall technique - stone laid up without mortar. Apart from offering shelter it was also...

  • Istrian house - hiža

    The characteristic old Istrian house - hiža is made of stone, with walls having pointed-up joints and roofs topped with half-round tiles. Added to the front part...


Praises from abroad to Istria

  • Best Olive Oil Region in the world 2016, 2017 and 2018

  • Istria 52 Places To Go In 2017

  • 10 Best European
    Wine Destinations 2016

  • 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations 2015

  • World's 2nd Best Olive Oil Region 2010 - 2015

  • Top 10 Valentine's Day Retreats 2014

Already receiving significant earned media in outlets such as National Geographic Traveler Huffington Post and mention in notable guidebooks like Lonely Planet, international journalists and tour operators alike continue the praise heaped upon the Istrian peninsula and all it has to offer making it one of the world's top destinations.