The island of Ugljan (52 km2 and 75 km of irregular coastline) lies just opposite to Zadar, divided only by several nautical miles of the Zadar Channel. It is covered by evergreen pine forests, macchia, fig trees, vineyards and olive groves. Continue reading “Ugljan Island”
ON THE GALAŠNJAK, an islet in the Pašman Channel planetary known for its heart-shaped shape, has been inhabited by humans in the distant past, a little more than 7000 years ago, in the older phase of the younger Stone Age, the latest discovery by the research team of the Department of Archeology at the University of Zadar A few days ago, in an underwater area between the islets of Ričul and Galešnjak, at a depth of six meters, he discovered an ancient huge rectangular structure built of larger amorphous stone. Continue reading “On the isle of Galešnjak, people lived 7,000 years ago”
Gastronomy – When a fishing tradition with onerous effort is lost in one place, the result cannot be missed, so a regular lunch is a delicious treat on a regular basis. The aromas and tastes of Pašman will inspire everyone only on the island, where the quiet rhythm of life and listening to nature emphasize the essential – a family meal that brings together generations, when the beauty of simplicity is reflected in food prepared with love. For centuries, the sea has nourished the region with fish and shellfish, and has supplemented the mainland with savory snacks such as rabbit or pheasant stew and sweetened old fig and mendulas with a good drop of local wine.
The heart of the world is placed under the Pašman skirts. Just in the middle of the canal of the same name, right by the side of the low pearl, three islets called Bisage, we find a mystical and enchanting island. The island is this, if you look from the sea, which is not much different from its relatives. But if you decide to follow the path of a curious seagull, you will notice that its outlines change at once.
A visit to Pašman does not have to be just a tour of its waves and beaches. Island because it allows one to cross it along and across, with cycle paths that, through their intersection with the entire body of the island, leave an adventure pattern on it. All you have to do is go bold and go, because every effort will be rewarded 100 times any way you go.