NAJNOVIJI ČLANCI

The first time I was passing through dense woods near village of Pekici close to San Vincenti, I felt strong scent of lavender. I wasn’t not sure from where this intensive intoxicating aroma is coming from since I was standing in the middle of the woods. Then I looked to the right and through green treetops I saw something...
Ten years ago when I decided to visit most of the Istrian castes, I was left stunned. First of all, with their quantity since up till then I didn't know that in Istria there used to be sixty castles or defensive forts, and second, how nobody takes care of those who are still left standing. They were neglected, covered...
When the first spring sun winkles out young grass and spring flowers, especially Istrian orchids begin to sprout from warm Mediterranean crimson land, it is time for asparagus harvest. In Istria, this wild, bitter plant has been unavoidable spring grocery of every dining table from mid of March until mid of May. Due to that it became a genuine...
Aren't you bewitched with San Vincenti? It's very easy to be so. Those streets, square, castle, churches...This small place with around 300 inhabitants is so magical that you just have to stop and look around. Maybe even have a coffee in peace, especially in mornings when you can feel this special atmosphere. No matter if it's winter, spring, autumn...
Did you know that Istrians used to be armed up to their teeth? Yes, it's hard to believe, but I can tell you from my own experience. Nevertheless, they never mentioned it, nor did they praise it. But almost every family had a piece of weapon at home, a riffle or a gun. They didn't talk about it because...