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The closest airport to Livade is Pula. Most flights from the UK are summer-only, but easyJet continues to fly from Gatwick (from £80; easyjet.com), and there are services with Jet2 and Ryanair. From Pula it’s just over an hour’s drive north to Livade (car hire from £15 p/day; sixt.com). The Tuberfest truffle festival takes place 21–22 October in Livade (free; coloursofistria.com). Hotel Kaštel occupies a 17thcentury Italianate palazzo in nearby Motovun, with truffle-heavy dishes in the on-site restaurant (from £85; hotel-kastel-motovun.hr).