ISTRIA AND KVARNER
Istria is the largest Croatian and Adriatic peninsula. Istria is the largest green oasis in the northern Adriatic.
Along the coast and on the islands are dominated by pine forests and recognizable green macchia.
It is famous for its historic towns,
The biggest nautical ports of Istria are Pula and Rovinj. Interesting places for sailing are Limski Channel, Brijuni Archipelago, towns Vrsar and Porec. National Park Brijuni, is also worth visiting because of its historical and natural heritage.
Kvarner or Kvarner Bay is a bay in the northeastern part of the Adriatic Sea, situated between Istria and the Croatian Mainland. Town Rijeka is the largest trade port in Croatia. Although not nautically interesting, Rijeka is a city known for its cultural manifestations. The largest islands of Kvarner Bay are Krk, Cres, Losinj, Rab
The biggest commercial airport in this area is Pula airport.