Otok Silba

Otok Silba

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Silba is a small island, 8 km long where  there are no vehicles and no hotels. 

Inhabited since Roman times, the Latin "silva" (forest) which gave its name to the island is covered with trees.

On the island there are shops, restaurants and taverns, caffe bars, post office, exchange office, a doctor and harbour master. The majority of visitors come here by boat and  anchor in Luka Silba  or moor to the port.
W coast of Silba offers two anchorages and a dock for the Ferry. The port is on the E coast of the island.

Silba est une petite île de 8 km de long où il n'y a pas de véhicules ni d'hôtel.

Habitée depuis l'époque romaine, c'est le latin "silva" (forêt) qui a donné son nom à l'île qui est couverte d'arbres.

Il y a quelques restaurants et café/bars dans le village, une poste et une banque, un médecin. La majorité des visiteurs vient ici en bateau et s'amarrent à luka Silba ou mouillent devant le port.
La côte W de Silba offre 2 mouillages et un quai pour le Ferry. Le port est sur la côte E de l'île.


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