St. Lucia national reading room in Kostrena
Croatian Cultural Centre
Rijeka is a city of rich history and dynamic present, new perspectives and the joy of life.
For all romantics and those who are about to become one, Kastav is definitely the right place. A historical town only ten kilometres from Rijeka, and located at an altitude of 365 meters.
Viškovo is the home of two intangible cultural heritages that are on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity: Two-part singing and playing in the Istrian scale, and Zvončari.
Only 8 kilometres from Rijeka, in its hinterland, is Čavle. The view is admirable when you take the historic Lujzijana (Louisiana) road and arrive at the Buzdohanj plateau, from which you can see the Grobnik Alpes.
The narrow streets and squares are layers of history left behind to paint this moment that belongs only to you.
History and the present, spirituality and the dynamics of life meld here into one and create harmony.
With a story and testimonies of the old crafts, it is an interesting journey into the past...
Kraljevica is an old small town in Primorje, located at the entrance to the Bakar Bay, around twenty kilometres south of Rijeka.
The peninsula of Kostrena is 10 kilometres long and has beautiful beaches along its entire length, a real magnet for swimmers.