Croatia – introduction
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|ROVINJ||Rovinj is a city in Croatia situated on the north Adriatic Sea. Located on the western coast of the Istrian peninsula, it is a popular tourist resort and an active fishing port. Wikipedia|
Basilica Saint Euphemia, ROVINJ
ROVINJ by the sea
|PULA||Pula is the largest city in Istria County, Croatia, situated at the southern tip of the Istria peninsula. It is known for its mild climate, smooth sea, and unspoiled nature. The city has a long tradition of winemaking, fishing, shipbuilding, and tourism. Wikipedia|
Pula Arena, PULA
A star-shaped castle with four bastions was built in 1630.
Historical Museum of Istria, PULA
|DUBROVNIK||Dubrovnik is a city on the Adriatic Sea coast of Croatia, positioned at the terminal end of the Isthmus of Dubrovnik. It is one of the most prominent tourist destinations on the Adriatic. The prosperity of the city of Dubrovnik has long been based on maritime trade. In the Middle Ages, as a Maritime Republic (together with Amalfi, Pisa, Genoa, Venice and other Italian cities), it became the only eastern Adriatic city-state to rival Venice. Wikipedia|
Rooftops in Old City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, DUBROVNIK
Onofrio’s Fountain, DUBROVNIK
|ZAGREB||Zagreb is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Croatia. It is located in the northwest of the country, along the Sava river. Its favourable geographical position provides an excellent connection for traffic between Central Europe and the Adriatic Sea. It is the only metropolitan area in Croatia with a population of over one million. Wikipedia|
Mihanoviceva Street, ZAGREB
|VARAŽDIN||Varaždin is a city in North Croatia, 81 km (50 mi) north of Zagreb. It’s mainly known for its baroque buildings, textile, food and IT industry. Wikipedia|
Croatian National Theater, VARAŽDIN
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