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MLJET ISLAND

© Unimedia / "Mljet National Park" Public Institution

© Unimedia / "Mljet National Park" Public Institution

© Antun Cerovečki / "Mljet National Park" Public Institution

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Relaxation on the mystical green isle Text: Mirela Drkulec Miletić Photos: Mljet Tourist Board, "Mljet National Park" Public Institution

Covered in dense pine forests and immersed in the clear emerald sea, the island of Mljet offers a holiday far from daily life in peace and the inspirational beautiful nature that also charmed Odyssey. Mljet is the greenest Adriatic island; Odyssey's cave.

Visit Odyssey's cave where the nymph Calypso seduced that Greek hero. Head to the cave in calmer weather, when boats can sail into it.

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n the far south of Croatia, there is another pearl of natural and cultural heritage - the island of Mljet. It is covered in dense forests of evergreen (holly) oak and Aleppo pine, due to which it has earned the flattering title of

the greenest Adriatic island. With its lush Mediterranean vegetation, clean and clear sea, and exotic sandy coves, it has attracted tourists for ages. The locals will proudly tell you that their mystical island was also visited by Odyssey, the Greek

tip Travel magazine Croatia 023 (English edition) 06-08/2018  

Dubrovnik and Neretva County: Lastovo Island | Mljet Island | Brela | Biokovo | Solin | Sibenik | Sibenik-Knin County | Krka National Park |...

tip Travel magazine Croatia 023 (English edition) 06-08/2018  

Dubrovnik and Neretva County: Lastovo Island | Mljet Island | Brela | Biokovo | Solin | Sibenik | Sibenik-Knin County | Krka National Park |...