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Galešnik: Relics of a Late Antique Fort

Galešnik was a historical fort,. Visiting its remains involve a lengthy uphill walk, but the fascinating site and the stunning views it affords are well worth the effort!

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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 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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The Croatian Language

A few Croatian phrases can go a long way to breaking the ice and getting to know people!

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Bota – Windsurfing Agency

Windsurfing is an ideal summertime pastime for the fit and active!

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The Olive Trails

Olives are naturally suited to the Mediterranean climate, and have been cultivated on Hvar since time immemorial, where the Oblica variety is the most common. The olive branch is a symbol of peace, and its long-living tree is inextricably linked …

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The Grabak Cave (Grapčeva špilja)

Some claim that Odysseus, hero of Homer’s epic ‘The Odyssey’, fought with the Cyclops Polyphemus in the Grapčeva Cave on Hvar Island.

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Jelsa’s Piazza

Jelsa’a main square,the hub of social activities