Camping Islands of Cres & Losinj
The lush, nearly subtropical vegetation on these two islands guarantees an unforgettable holiday experience.
History and Culture
In cultural terms, the islands of Cres and Loinj have a great deal to offer. Osor‘s musical evenings, which take place every year in July and August, are famous beyond Croatia’s borders. During this time, there are concerts almost every day from famous national and international artists. In Veli Loinj, you will find an old watchtower on the harbour that houses an exhibit describing the life of dolphins. Furthermore, ancient found objects are presented in the context of the island's history.
Land and People
A diverse plant world has developed on the islands of Cres and Loinj. Partially original fl inty stone surfaces alternate with forests and exotic parks planted and cultivated by people. The strong contrast between lush forest vegetation and naked stone cliffs, where diverse spicy herbs grow, is striking and fascinating. The island’s residents are known for their cheerfulness and extremely sincere hospitality.
Food and Drink
The unique combination of ocean and forest has also infl uenced the region’s menus. You might find the following top quality items on your plate: scampi, sea bass and wild sea bream, anchovies and other bluefish that are so treasured by nutritional scientists. In the spring, wild asparagus grows in the forest, and mushrooms are collected in the autumn and winter. A broad spectrum of sparkling and dessert wines are also available, as well as the native schnapps selection, which you absolutely have to try.
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