Cultural tourism Island Cres
Cultural tourism is defined as travel persons outside the residence with a view to the search for new experiences and experiences that meet their cultural needs. Cultural tourism also includes visits to cultural and historical sites in the distant and recent history of the tourist destinations, museums and galleries, churches, musical and theatrical events and performances, music and, more recently and visits to concerts of pop culture. That is considered to be cultural tourism motivated learning about cultural heritage, art and culture of life and work in the nation visited tourist area. Characteristics of demand for this type of culture is characterized by the fact that it is a broad spectrum of tourists covering different age groups and education, but with an indication that interest in culture increases with age. Cultural tourism is a younger branch of tourism that emerges from the needs of all educated tourists and their needs work on myself, learning and entertainment needs through introducing the history and tradition, and is motivated by the creative cultural activities related to the activities that have been preserved from the past such as learning traditional skills through cultural tourism product with religion, gastronomy and tourism literature or contemporary art production.
The island of Cres is the second largest island in the Adriatic Sea. It is located on the northern side of the gulf of Kvarner. Cres's beautiful inlets, clear blue sea and fabulous beaches will make your holiday an unforgettable one.
At the heart of the island is the city of Cres. In the city of Cres you will see many remains from Roman and Venetian times as well as from the Austrian-Hungarian monarchy. Some of its cultural-historical monuments include churches, patrician palaces, monasteries and ruins which witnessed Cres's stormy past.
Along with the city of Cres, are the towns Lubenice, Valun, Martinscica, Miholascica, Osor, Ustrine and Vrana.
Lubenice, for example, is situated 382m above sea level and overlooks the bay of Kvarner. There is a beautiful beach at the foot of Lubenice which can be reached by foot or by boat.
The island of Cres is known for its many phenomenons. One of them is the fresh water lake Vran which is quite large (5km2) and interesting because of its geological and hydrological characteristics. This lake is very...