Tag: Croatian islands
First data on lighthouses in the east Adriatic dates to the 3rd millennium B.C. Those buildings were stone made constructions on the top of hills above natural ports. Ancient people used to burn bonfires there and call it ‘the lighthouse’.
Kornati National Park is a place where you can get lost in the islands’ striking beauty, while at the same time enjoying some of the most authentic meals on the Adriatic. In the tavern Darko Strižnja, the seafood is caught with bare hands, lambs are bred in a nearby enclosure, and olive oil is made from the island’s olives.
Here is a story about everything but ordinary regatta that takes place between the Croatian islands of Dugi Otok, Ugljan and Pašman – Gladuša. The special thing about this small but interesting regatta is that there are live concerts and parties the night before the race. It is also a very traditional regatta so you won’t miss the traditional march Tovareća mužika or Donkey’s music.
ACI Marina Palmižana is a situated in one of the most visited yachting destinations in the Adriatic, the Paklinski otoci archipelago. It lies just opposite the exclusive town of Hvar on the island of the same name, which attracts luxurious yachts and the world’s elite over the summer. The marina can be very busy in high season, so make sure you book your place a few days in advance.
If you visit Lastovo island, you are destined to have a great time. Besides swimming in the beautiful Zaklopatica bay, exploring the island by bike or sailing around the area, be sure to visit Konoba Triton, one of the best restaurants on the island.
Hvar and its archipelago of Pakleni Islands are a unique must-see destination for a serious yachtsmen. Clear sea, many secluded bays and beautiful nature make it the place for the perfect sailing vacation.
There are plenty of small bays on the Adriatic coast. One such bay hides Bobovišća, a deep and safe anchorage. The anchorage provides peace and tranquility, but it also offers excellent service to yachtsmen. Steer your boat to the island of Brač and see for yourself!