Here one can still hear the harmonious sounds of different languages and the songs of crickets and nightingales. Here one can imbibe the traditional values of the villages and fishermen. Here one can rest the soul in the shadow of centuries-old oak trees and authentic stancija rural homesteads surrounded by quiet fields watched over by small churches with bell gables, or take in the maritime atmosphere of the waterfront in nearby Karigador. Brtonigla is special in that it lies on four types of soil - all four types of soil found in Istria, namely, find their meeting point here. It's also member of the Italian association “Città del vino”.