Old Town Rooms to Let
Accommodation in Korcula OLD Town
Korcula Old Town and entrance
to Apartments in medieval
Korcula Old Town
above pictures : Views from
Apartments - Korcula Old Town - click to enlarge!
Four self catering holiday
apartments in the very heart of Korcula Old Town, just opposite of Bishop's
Treasury, stone throws from Korcula
main square 'Pijaceta' Self Catering Apartments MARCO POLO consist
of double/twin bedroom, wc/shower room and kitchenette. Each apartment
occupies entire floor of 600 yrs old Korcula town house.
In Brief :
Of Korcula it's one of the greenest islands in the Adriatic sea.
It is also one of the most popular travel destinations in this part
Like most of the Croatian islands, the
Greeks, who gave it the name Korkyra Melaina or “Black Corfu”
for its dark and densely wooded appearance, first settled Korcula.
The island itself is rich in art and culture, as well as beautiful
nature such as numerous tiny and secluded beaches and bays, small
and uninhabited islands and breathtaking views. The main town on
the island is also named Korcula. It is a typical medieval walled
Dalmatian city, with its round defensive towers and cluster of red-roofed
Polo (1254 - 1324) the famous world-traveller and writer, as
well as a Venetian merchant, is reputed to have been born in Korcula.In
the old town of Korcula where his supposed house of birth is located.
It will shortly be turned into a Museum of Marco Polo
Besides Marco Polo, Korcula has a long
art and cultural tradition, including museums, galleries and festivals.
dance Moreska, is world famous folk drama / dance, which used
to be played all over Mediterranean. it is now only performed in
Korcula has a lot to offer to a visitor
to see and learn - its art and history, its culture, traditional
crafts and skills of stone
masonry and shipbuilding,
sword dances, music, writings as well as its most famous inhabitant
– Marco Polo and his heritage, besides all the natural beauties, views and beaches.
Korcula's nearest airport is Dubrovnik
Korcula is fairly easily accessible from
the Croatian mainland by various ferries. Welcome to Korcula!
Croatia extends from the foothills of the
Julian Alps in the north-west and the Pannonian Plain in the east,
over the Dinara mountain range in its central region, to the Adriatic
coast in the south.
Area of Croatia is 56,542 km2, with an additional 31,067 km2 of
Population in Croatia is 4.437.460
Capital of Crotia is Zagreb (779.145 inhabitants
- the administrative, cultural, academic and communication centre
of the country).
Adriatic Coast, with its 1185 islands, islets and reefs
is considered to be one of the most impressive coastlines in Europe.
Finding a satisfactory way to explore this ravishing two thousand
kilometers coastline in one holiday is impossible!
Croatia is blessed with truly most glorious
coastline which has miraculously escaped the over-development of
some other Mediterranean holiday destinations.
If you think life has become too hectic and commercialized regain
your tranquility in Croatia. Relax in superb unspoiled scenery,
bathe in unpolluted waters and enjoy the healthy range of locally
sourced and naturally produced food. Welcome to Croatia :-)