In the past the island of Krk, many wanted to control the island, because of the richness and beauty that are maximally exploited. Romans and the Venice called "happy and golden island". The islanders have retained their speech, their letter - Glagolitic, customs and folklore. In the summer traditionally concerts of vocal ensembles and folk folklore (rope and dance). The old part of Baska is interesting because of its Mediterranean architecture, close lanes and terasses, where they lived Krk peasants and fishermen, during the turbulent history of the island, but as their identity.
From the turbulent history of the island can be seen that many wanted to control the island, because of its richness and beauty that are maximally exploited. After the Illyrian tribes, settled the Romans, who called the island "happy and golden island". "L" Isola fortunata, e l'Isola d'Ore. "After the Romans came the Byzantines. In the Middle Ages the domestic princes Frankopan after them Krk fell under the rule of Venice, but Venice, and then comes the Austro-Hungarian authorities, which takes all by the end of the First world war. the island is in the past, even 3000 years ago, had developed trade relations with the Adriatic and the Mediterranean. Today, tourists from Europe and all over the world come to enjoy the natural beauty of the island and Baska