Vodnjan is a small town situated near Pula on the Istria peninsula. Vodnjan originated from Roman times and share his history with other Istria towns. The main economy of town includes viniculture, olive growing, tourism and farming.
Istria (Croatian, Slovene: Istra; Italian: Istria; Istriot: Eîstria), formerly Histria (Latin), is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. The peninsula is located at the head of the Adriatic between the Gulf of Trieste and the Bay of Kvarner. It is shared by three countries: Croatia, Slovenia and Italy.