Agrotourism Viganj

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Visit Pelješac peninsula, without seeing vineyards and affording the pleasure of tasting high quality wines it is like visiting Paris and not seeing Mona Lisa. Your happiness is even greater, because just opposite of Pelješac is island of Korcula and what peninsula means in terms of red wines, the island stands for white wines, these are the most interesting winegrowing regions in Croatian terms. Sun and wine were always connected, and in particulary the vineyards on the southern slopes of the Pelješac peninsula, where the glare of the sun reflected from the sea and the rocky surface is creating additional  [ Read More ]

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Picking olives on a Peljesac for one week in the autumn! Is this going to be hard work or is it just holiday? Judge for yourself: Of course you’ll start with a good breakfast in the morning. Then you’ll be transported to a romantic olive grove with trees which are often more than a twenty years old. The nets are neatly spread under the tree of your choice and it’s play time! Combing the trees with a giant comb, the branches bend and the olives fall down. Then you’re climbing in the tree feeling like a child again. The highest  [ Read More ]

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Olive

Homer called it “liquid gold.” In ancient Greece, athletes ritually rubbed it all over their body. Its mystical glow illuminated history. Drops of it seeped into the bones of dead saints and martyrs through holes in their tombs. Olive oil has been more than mere food to the peoples of the Mediterranean: it has been medicinal, magical, an endless source of fascination and wonder and the fountain of great wealth and power. The olive tree, symbol of abundance, glory and peace, gave its leafy branches to crown the victorious in friendly games and bloody war, and the oil of its  [ Read More ]

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Accomodation Dalmati

Apartments Dalmatin and Apartments Paštar are located in two neighboring ...

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Viganj today

Viganj is located in a large bay, west of promontory ...

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Viganj history

Viganj as the village was first mentioned in land registry ...

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Nakovana - Illyrian

The nakovana plateau has been inhabited for at least 8000 ...

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Peljesac peninsula

Pelješac peninsula is situated in southern Dalmatia, approximately 65 km ...