The Istrian tourist region has received another recognition that confirms what has long been known – Istria is the pinnacle of Croatian tourism. Along with the recognition, of course comes the top tourist promotion of the Istrian offer.Namely, the world’s most influential lifestyle magazine Forbes, has listed Istria among six European tourist destinations, there are also the French Autoroute du Soleil, Italian Matera, the Irish “Emerald Islands” and the route La Dolce Vita (Italy and France), which “must” be visited although they are insufficiently known to the general tourist public, they are “among the most complete late summer and early autumn destinations”.”While the Dalmatian coast is known for its islands and tourist towns, experts from local luxury destinations direct visitors to the north of the country. Istria is known for its exceptional gastronomy, beautiful landscapes, green hills and miraculous historical monuments. It is one of the few regions in the world where noble mushrooms can be found – black and white truffles. A truffle hunt was organized with real hunters and their dogs, as well as tasting lunches with local traditional products enriched with truffles. The region is also home to excellent wines, under the protection of UNESCO is the Euphrasian Basilica in Porec and its mosaics from the 6th century, and the network of local roads runs from the coast and beautiful stone towns to the hilly interior: Motovun, Grožnjan, Bale, Svetvincenat and many vineyards, olive groves, small family farms, studios and galleries“, Describe in Forbes the beauty of Istria.