Croatian Coast

Tony Bourdain visits the Croatian coast to swim with bluefin tuna, hunt for a prized white truffle, and literally gets knocked off his feet as he is treated to the finest Mediterranean cuisine.

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Tony Bourdain on a boat in Croatia
Tony Bourdain on a boat in Croatia

Tony Bourdain on a boat in Croatia

"I'm on a boat!" -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain handling fish in Croatia

Tony Bourdain handling fish in Croatia

"Lobotomizing a tuna. As easy as confusing a Kardashian." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Blocks of cheese and knife

Blocks of cheese and knife

"The headline reads: 'American Chef Implicated in Torso Murder!'" -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain lying on the floor in Croatia

Tony Bourdain lying on the floor in Croatia

"The wages of sin. Croatian wine, it turns out, is excellent. And plentiful." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Plate of food in Croatia

Plate of food in Croatia

"Reason enough to get on a plane for Croatia NOW." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain eats lunch in Croatia
Tony Bourdain eats lunch in Croatia

Tony Bourdain eats lunch in Croatia

Tony Bourdain and Mate eat lunch on a yacht off the Croatian coast. 960 1280

  

A Wide shot of the city of Rovinj in Croatia

A Wide shot of the city of Rovinj in Croatia

The beautiful Croatian city of Rovinj, situated along the north Adriatic Sea. 960 1280

  

The countryside of Motovun in the background in Croatia

The countryside of Motovun in the background in Croatia

A gorgeous shot of the countryside of Motovun in the distance. 960 1280

  

Close up of bonito in Croatia

Close up of bonito in Croatia

A dish of bonito at the restaurant Konoba Batelina. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain at the fish market in Zadar Croatia

Tony Bourdain at the fish market in Zadar Croatia

Tony and Mate visit the popular fish market in Zadar, a small city within the historical region of Dalmatia, Croatia. 960 1280

  

A Roman amphitheater in Croatia

A Roman amphitheater in Croatia

The Roman amphitheater Pula Arena. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain naps on a boat in Croatia

Tony Bourdain naps on a boat in Croatia

Tony takes a catnap while cruising along the Adriatic Sea. 960 1280

  

Close up of a pasta dish in Croatia

Close up of a pasta dish in Croatia

Fuzi pijukanci, a pasta dish with white truffles, at Mondo Konoba restaurant. Mondo Konoba is nestled on a hill outside of the village of Motovun in central Istria, Croatia. 960 1280

  

Scenic view of the sea in Croatia

Scenic view of the sea in Croatia

A beautiful shot of the Adriatic Sea in the background of Pag island. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain cleans mussels in Croatia

Tony Bourdain cleans mussels in Croatia

Tony and Mate clean freshly caught mussels from the Limski kanal ("Lim Channel"). 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain eats mussels in Croatia

Tony Bourdain eats mussels in Croatia

Tony goes in for the kill. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain and others eat fresh tuna in Croatia

Tony Bourdain and others eat fresh tuna in Croatia

Tony, Oli (Tony’s left) and Mate sample freshly caught tuna. 960 1280

  

Newspaper shot of Tony Bourdain in Croatia

Newspaper shot of Tony Bourdain in Croatia

Tony and Mate in the local newspaper. 960 1280

  

Wide shot of tuna farm pens in Croatia

Wide shot of tuna farm pens in Croatia

A wide shot of the seafood company Kali Tuna D.o.o.'s pens, where Tony received a hands-on lesson in tuna farming. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain takes a nap in Croatia

Tony Bourdain takes a nap in Croatia

Another catnap … one too many glasses of wine. Good wine. 960 1280

  

sunset over Rovinj Croatia.

sunset over Rovinj Croatia.

The sunset over Rovinj, Croatia. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain on a boat in Croatia

Tony Bourdain on a boat in Croatia

With the wind in his hair, Tony cruises along the Adriatic Sea. 960 1280

  

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