The house measures 120 square meters spread over three floors and can accommodate 2-5personen. On the ground floor is the spacious conservatory with fireplace / barbecue and 2-person folding bed, bedroom 1 (2 single bed) overlooking garden and fully equipped kitchen and bathroom. The garden is dominated by a huge mulberry tree which gives plenty of shade during hot zomers.Er is also a seating area under the pergola in the tuin.De living room with 2 seater folding bed and a large sofa is located on the first etage.Men is here include a LCD TV with satellite receiver (all english channels), DVD player and stereo equipment.On the 2. floor is the second bedroom with spacious 2-person bed.
The house was built in 18th century and was completely renovated in 2012 and expanded with conservatory. It is easily accessible via the new highway to Pula (3.5 km from the exit Visnjan / Porec direction). Porec (Parenzo), the largest tourist city of Istria, with its rich Roman, Byzantine and Venetian heritage, is only 8km away, as are the beaches and the sea.
Dekovici The village is surrounded by forests, vineyards and olive plantations, so that local products such as fruit, vegetables, cheese, honey, get olive oil and wine for very reasonable prices. You can eg. Honey and excellent wine to buy the first neighbor and extra virgin olive oil in the other. On the peninsula you will find the so-called. "Wine roads", from one to another cellar leiden.Hetzelfde applies to the agro-tourist restaurants which may only serve what they produce.
The house is within 150m height and is a perfect starting point to verkennen.Het the area by bike is only a half hour ride to Porec (Byzantine basilica from the 6th century under the protection of UNESCO) and the nearest stranden.Ook around ( 3km) find the Baredine caves with lakes situated at 66m depth. Medieval towns, always situated on top of a hill, bv.Groznjan (galleries and musical events) and Motovun (Int.filmfestival in July) are 15-20km afstand.In the woods between the towns farmers seek with their specially trained dogs to the world famous tartuffo (truffles) which you can tuck in many local restaurants.
One of the most interesting cycling is to follow the old Parenzana treinroute.De train (narrow gauge)
was opened in 1902 and connected at a distance of 123km 33 places between Porec (Parenzo) and Trieste, and today would go through three different countries-Italy 13km, 32km Slovenia and Croatia 78km.Samen all stops at stops throughout the journey took about 7 am today (1hr by car) .In 1919, after the end of world War I and the disintegration of the Habsburg Empire, Istria was part of Italie.In 1935, the Italian government decided to heffen.De rails were taken away on the railway and transported to Abyssinia in Africa gezet.Ze never reached their goal as the boat sank in a storm.Ongeveer 80km of the old railway line (of which 60km in Croatia) was converted to a bicycle and wandelpad.Het most part you'll find between Groznjan and Livade.Je goes into 20km altitude of 300m to sea level by several tunnels and viaducts in the middle of the wilderness.
In local bookshops you very detailed cycling maps kopen.Het also allow cycling with the house owner as a guide / supervisor.
The major airports in the area are Pula (70km), Rijeka (100km) and Zagreb (200km) in Croatia, Ljubljana (120km) in Slovenia and Trieste (90km) and Venice (Marco Polo and Treviso direct flights with KLM and Transavia Schiphol) to 200km in Italy. Porec is also through water to reach from Venice with a high-speed ferry (2,5 hours) from 18april t / m 6 October, and by bus from Zagreb, Rijeka, Pula and Trieste.De train ride from Venice to Trieste lasts for 2 hours, and from Treviso 2, 5 hours and costs ong.12-15euro.De bus from Trieste to Porec leaves at 14.oo and 18.00.De trip takes ong.2 hours (because of border control) and costs 10euro.Het is also possible to arrange a taxi from Trieste to Porec / Dekovici for 80euro.
Regarding the coast: mainly consists of rocks and choose beaches and is covered with Mediteransee vegetation provides plenty of shade in the zomermaanden.Naturisme is accepted along the coast of Istria, next to the official naturist beaches, there are also everywhere "unofficial" where you self-determined as to whether or not holding your bathing costume.
The nearest supermarket, butcher, bank and giromat visit 5km distance Visnjan.Er is also a minimarket 2.5 km away Nova Vas (open moon t / m vrij.van 7 to 17 and zat.en sun. tot.12 of 7 hours). The Porec mall with supermarkets, local market, banks and giro sizes is just 8km away (20 min. Cycle).
Welcome! My name is Naomi, my friend is Croatian and his mother is the lucky owner of this typical "stone house". The house has recently been completely renovated and expanded, and the privacy of a landscaped garden and a conservatory with fireplace / barbecue. The house is situated at 150m altitude, 8km from Porec and coast, and is the ideal base for mountain biking.