Wine Tours The Sweet Life Croatia DVD Vision Films
History is everywhere in Croatia, as well as wine varieties that have been grown here for over two millennia. We start from the great wineries of Istria, home of the truffle, then move to Split, the largest city along the Adriatic coast where a 4th century Roman emperor vacationed. Split faces an archipelago of islands ideal for sailing: among them Hvar, the birthplace of Marco Polo and home of a great wine cellar. We travel to the wineries of Slavonia around the Danube river with a hearty culinary tradition. We visit Plitvice Lakes National Park one of EuropeGÇÖs most dazzling nature reserve parks, also a Unesco site. We move to Zagreb a culinary capital with a Roman Forum, rich with medieval history surrounded by imposing castles. We drop by Simian, birthplace of inventor Nikola Tesla. Unesco world heritage sites are in abundance in Croatia from the Byzantine churches of Istria to 7th century Dubrovnik on the Adriatic coast, tasting some of its southern wines.