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Stari Grad (island of Hvar) - Sunce
Hostel Sunce is located near the Stari Grad plain, which is the best preserved ancient - greek landscape in the Mediterranean.
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Ultra Europe Music Festival 2015
Fri 10 Jul 2015 - Tue 14 Jul 2015
Ultra Europe is set to return for its third year in Split, Croatia, and promises to build on its first two years to become even bigger and better. And that's after over 150,000 enjoyed its incredible all-star line-up and epic light-shows in 2014. With the main stadium event only part of the picture, also expect daily boat parties sailing over the Adriatic and an insane beach party over on Hvar Island to round things off. Don't miss out on 2015...
Hvar has celebrated 140 years of organised tourism, and today it is considered to be one of the 10 most beautiful islands in the world. We invite you to explore this unique island that offers everything one needs for an unforgettable holidays. Whatever you are looking for on your vacation, you may find it here; night life and cultural attractions of cosmopolitan Hvar town, boat excursions to Pakleni Islands, sandy beaches near Jelsa, the ancient town Stari Grad in which past centuries mingle with modern tourist facilities, heavenly beaches under pine trees in Zavala, exotic atmosphere of south cliffs in Ivan Dolac, Sveta Nedjelja or MIlna, the "little Venice" ambient in Vrboska, drive trough and sense lavander fields near Zastrazisce, Gdinj and Bogomolje, peaceful secluded bays near Sucuraj ... this is just a fraction of it ... you need to explore it.
The story of Faros, today's Stari Grad, on one of the ten most beautiful islands in the world, Hvar, began back in 384 BC when the ancient Greeks from the island of Pharos sailed into Stari Grad Bay and founded the town. Visit Stari Grad, be part of its 2300 year old story. Walk around one of the oldest towns in Europe, discover the secrets of the beginnings of civilisation, taste the fruits of Stari Grad Plain, breathe in the scent of lavender, offer your palate excellent wine, relax in the hidden Stari Grad bays, enjoy the sunniest island – the island of Hvar. Precisely because of the 2726 hours of sunshine during the year, the island of Hvar is considered one of the sunniest islands and ideal for swimming. Visit a town whose unique bond with the past, present and future has also been recognized by UNESCO, who have selected both Stari Grad and Stari Grad Plain as part of its list of protected world cultural heritage sites.