GASTRO-CULTURAL ISLAND TOUR
Korčula On A Plate
This excursion is all about the eastern part of Korčula Island.
Let’s first go for a walk through the Old Town’s layout in the shape of a fish bone. Narrow lanes, Gothic and Renaissance stone palaces, the square in front of the St. Marc Cathedral… and the ruined birthplace of Marco Polo, the famous traveller, adventurer, and one of the first Europeans who reached China.
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Today you cook, and we eat
Don’t believe Marco Polo was born here? All right, but after our story, you’ll believe it! We’ll finish the walk through Korčula visiting the All Saints brotherhood of flagellants, founded 700 years ago. Short free time for whatever makes you happy…
And now, we are going to the inland part of the island. We’ll learn how to prepare the macaronis of Žrnovo. Or, in other words, today you cook, and we eat. A homely lunch in the company of our hospitable hosts… yes, we know, you will not want to leave the table. But, there’s more – the Grk tasting in Lumbarda, a hamlet of vineyards and sand. An indigenous variety of Grk vine grows in the sandy fields…