Month: June 2020


The island of Lastovo is the southernmost populated island which has a population of 835 people. It is 11km long and 6,5km wide. Its current name, Lastovo, is over a thousand years old, which confirms its Croatian identity. The Romans used to call it the emperor island. The first human life clues were discovered in the …

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Perched on an exposed rocky ridge 378m above the western shore of the island, this medieval hilltop hamlet is one of the most evocative places on Cres. Semiabandoned, Lubenice’s maze of ancient, austere stone-built houses and churches seems fused to the very bedrock of the island. The narrow road here is lined with stone fences, …

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