Istria

Istria Travel Guide

Articles about Istria

By Celia Shatzman

Forage for wild foods like truffles, herbs, and scallops on these guided tours—feasting included.

By Celia Shatzman
For Radmila Karlić, a day’s work means leading her dogs into the dense Motovun forest of Istria, Croatia, to hunt for truffles. She carries a small shovel, ready to dig up the edible treasures the dogs sniff at the roots of the towering oak trees....
By Shann Fountain
Having discovered the Dalmatian Coast, travelers to Croatia are now venturing farther north, to Istria, which could easily be mistaken for Provence. Its sunlit rolling hills, miles of vineyards, and charming medieval towns are much like those of i...
By Susan Welsh
Trip 1 Instead of Brittany, France Go to Rügen, Germany Why This island in the Baltic Sea was a getaway for the East German elite during the Cold War. With its 400-foot-high chalk cliffs and white-sand beaches, Rügen now attracts a stylis...