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SWEET DELIGHTS

On Hvar Island, as elsewhere throughout Croatia, there are innumerable old recipes which have been handed down through countless generations. All of these recipes are designed to make use of the readily available ingredients which could be found in one’s …

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THE LAVENDER ISLAND

Introducing Hvar lavandin, a type of finely scented lavender particular to this impressive archipelago with its exquisite crystal clear sea and rich traditions. Many characteristics can be ascribed to Hvar: the most hours of annual sunshine, the heady smell of …

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HVAR’S UNESCO LISTINGS

Hvar Island has the distinction of having five of its rich cultural assets featured on UNESCO listings.

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©VillasHvar: PAST TIME PERFECT

Blend with Hvar over a week of exploring its heritage, tradition, gastronomy, and nature;transform, become one with the island and leave a trace for the future. CAPSULE 1: NONNA’S CHEST OF SECRETS Have you ever wanted to take a peek …

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TOUR OF NATURE’S CURE

Everything in this day is magical. The destination, but also the journey. We call this day a tour, but a more appropriate word might be transformation. All that is asked of you is the willingness and openness to cooperate with …

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St. Lawrence’s Church, Vrboska

St. Lawrence’s Church is Vrboska’s parish church. It is ornately decorated with original artworks, with more fascinating pieces held in its Treasury

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Stargazing

Stargazing is a particular delight on Hvar Island, where there are plenty of unlit places outside the main settlements where you can see the spectacular nightly sky shows without hindrance.

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The Tourist Fee for Boaters

Maritime tourism, like tourism on land, is subject to a levy for tourist services.