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This section is devoted to the great diversity of personal experiences of the Istrian people and their neighbors in the surrounding regions, and it also includes events that occurred to non-Istrians while in Istria. Consequently, the views and opinions expressed in these pages may be highly subjective of the people, places and events depicted by the individual writer or person[s] mentioned in the text. There are as many variations in memories and points of views as there are different Istrians alive today who can recount them. We encourage all our readers to share their own personal vignettes which may be different or similar to the experiences described in the following: 

General accounts and events:

Collective memories:

Views from Istria:

Views from the Istrian Diaspora:

Views from non-Istrians:

See also:

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