The Benedictine nuns make lace fibres using various tecniques: tenerife, tenerife with netting, filet embroidery and a particular technique called antika. The particular characteristic of the lace motifs is the fact that they are made without a template
For more than 400 years on Hvar, parishioners from the central part of the island have participated in the great Za križen (Following the Cross procession). Beginning on Maundy Thursday, mass is simultaneously held in the six parishes of Jelsa, Pitve, Vrisnik, Svirče, Vrbanj and Vrboska.
Unique Traditional Gastronomic Encounters
Deep down, we are all “foodies” - or in other terms, “enthusiasts of food.” One of the most exciting aspects of traveling overseas is trying new exotic culinary dishes. Hvar is not only a relaxing island away from your busy city life, but they also offer extraordinary Dalmatian cuisine.