Village Družinska vas
The village altitude is 164m. It includes Lower (Spodnje) and Upper (Zgornje) Družinska villages (even Požarnice) in the valley of Toplica stream with Novo mesto-Šmarjeta road. Townsmen live of policultural farming, but some of them also drive to work to Novo mesto. An important additional source of income is also private schools near Terme Šmarješke Toplice Spa. There was a big burial mound from the old Iron Age at the fallow Ivanec. It belonged to the settlement on Vinji Vrh.