Walking through the city, he stopped in time

• Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Mediterranean town on numerous scattered Seas islands ... The size and number of inhabitants they are akin to our usual village or villages - just one or a few streets from the rather poor houses along them, just as the main means of transportation bike, just to residents know each other.

That is only superficially these towns differ significantly from our small towns.

Many of its deep history and each with its own individual characteristics, which, however, guessed the overall style - romanticism, some incredible sincerity and ability to stop time.

When you walk through the town on the islands of the Adriatic, the Aegean, Ionian and Mediterranean seas indeed it seems as if time here is subject to completely different laws of physics and is much slower than on the mainland ...

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Today, the story will focus on the most distant from the mainland inhabited island of the Adriatic - the island of Vis.

Here it is located only two towns - Vis and Komiža, where lives about 1600 inhabitants in the beautiful old houses situated right on the banks of the two cozy and very beautiful bays

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

The history of the island of Vis, like other Dalmatian islands, are very ancient. It was here on the site of the present town of Vis in the IV century BC. e. Issa - the first Greek colony in the Adriatic was founded. Hence Greek colonists began to settle on other islands and on the mainland coast.

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Given the history and such an important place in this town it is not surprising that there are so strongly felt the breath of time. Meter or two from the pier and you already find yourself in some old movie from the mid-60s.

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Another step or two in front of you and a portal in which the time has the ability to stretch

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

A few dozen steps up the stone stairs, strewn with flower petals and ...

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

... you're on this incredibly romantic streets

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

houses so tightly surround the passer, sometimes at the same time there is a desire to touch the hands of opposing walls, and their eyes can not tear myself away from the polished to a shine hundreds of years, thousands of shoes lined with paving stones

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

From the streets branch off the narrow passages that lead to a small courtyard and entrance to the apartment dwellers

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

A lot of things and objects that you see here, seem unreal, some cinematic scenery

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Even the bench carefully paved with homespun rugs

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Silence mirroring

Such relatively new homes are the exception rather

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Because the ball is ruled by old stone houses with carved balconies and windows with wooden shutters mandatory

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

The subject of the future

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

The old Citroens and Renault here seem to be very modern and fit perfectly into the streets

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Empty containers ... Wine over

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

English Castle

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Leaky shutters

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Bag

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

The picture that no one drew

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

On these streets be sure to lift your head up to see numerous old figurines, chimeras images

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Where the island, the fishermen there.

Therefore, fish theme is read all over - from the economy to food and decorations

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

And there is always a lot of flowers and ripe fruit - oranges, tangerines, lemons and pomegranates

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Walking the streets, you are bound to sooner or later fall into the local Kanobu

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

No one here to bother with fashion designer illuminated signs.

What for?

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Why should designer furniture or expensive interior cafe?

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

There's even chairs and tables are all different.

So what?

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

But here is incredibly delicious Bruschetta, just crazy coffee and always fresh fish dishes

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Normal life in the old town ...

Someone sells pomegranates

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Someone dry underwear

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Looking over the narrow streets

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Time ...

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Romance tile roofs and the sea to the horizon

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

The people are smiling and open

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

They love sports and a healthy lifestyle.

I have never seen on Croatian islands night drunks, but a lot of times seen jogging in the morning young people

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Local transport

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Of course, in addition to the bike here and have enough machines. But often they are as old as the streets. Again the feeling that watching a movie 60s

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Beautiful previously produced machines. live

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

But sooner or later, the street ends, the town is a little ... And you will again go out to the pier, again see the beautiful expanse of the sea, and they sat at the water's gulls

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

They're probably the only ones doing something here quickly and can not be reconciled with the curable time.

Moment, and the bird flew away, leaving only a shadow on the ripples of the sea ...

Walking through the city, he stopped in time

Photo taken in Croatia during the yachting regatta.