Nautical destinations: Host

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Island Host is named by British  general William Hoste  .Between year 1805-1811 British  boats were controlled Adriatic sea and Vis was called “Gibraltar of Adriatic” or “Small Malta”…Since than Vis was always main strategy point for whole Adriatic… The longest army on island was Yugoslav.

Thanks to them today you can see on island  many hidden military places which makes Vis  interesting  and very popular for sailors. Result of military existence on island  during long  centuries gives us opportunity today to enjoy island without modern tourism and hotels… Visit Nautical museum on island Vis.

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