Medveja is located on the Opatija Riviera, it is part of the series of coastal villages that rise at the foot of Mount Ucka (Učka) and by the sea. It is located 2.5km south of Lovran, has 177 inhabitants and is a village surrounded by greenery. It is a quiet village, made up of houses distributed along the road from Rijeka to Pula and gathered around the large pebble beach.
As reported by the UK Daily Telegraph, back in 2010. (article and credits below), Medveja has one of the best beach on the Istrian Cost.