The largest city in Dalmatia and the second largest city in Croatia.
Diocletian’s Palace is one of the best preserved monuments of Roman architecture in the world. The emperor’s palace was built as a combination of a luxurious villa – the villa and a Roman military camp (castrum), divided into four parts by two main streets. The southern part of the Palace was in the scheme foreseen by the emperor, his apartments and appropriate governmental and religious ceremonial, while the north was for the imperial guards – service, warehouses and the like.
Marjan hill that overlooks Split, with its highest peak of 178 meters, always the most memorable part of the image of Split. It is rarely possible to experience such a harmony of nature and urban planning; on the one hand the densely populated city in full all its glory, and on the other peninsula almost untouched nature. Sacred Hill, as it is often called, hides many sacral monuments, and secular architecture, paired with this green oasis in such a way that the everyday passer for a moment create a sense of wonder and awe.
Split’s Riva its current form began to receive two centuries ago, when the French at the time of Napoleon and ruled these parts, hand Marshal Marmont. To date, this has become a walking city living, the most popular and the most important public space split. In the meantime, several times changed its appearance, but has always been marked by spectacular scenery provided by the southern facade of the Palace, with the entrance to the basement, and later built the building west of the Palace, then Franciscan monastery and church of St. Francis, and the palace Bajamonti Deskovic and light Master’s at the eastern end.
St. Duje cathedral
Cathedral is, first of all, today the liturgical place whose millennial continuity best reflects svakonedjeljna Mass and renewed splendor of the procession on the day of the Split patron St. Duje. The most famous part of the post of the cathedral which is 1214 in walnut carved from Split Buvina Andrew, on which the two wings 14 on the tape showing the Gospel scenes, Gabriel Annunciation of the ascension of Christ.
Located on the coast of the Adriatic Sea, in the extreme south of Croatia. It is considered one of the most important cultural and tourist centers in Southeast Europe. It is famous for its old town core with numerous cultural and sacral monuments. Dubrovnik or “Adriatic pearl”, a city whose beauty enchants the whole world and attracts many guests. The place is rich in historical heritage, and the most valuable part of this legacy is the imposing Dubrovnik walls. Whether you like old or not, Dubrovnik will not leave you indifferent!
Rare are those that the complex of Dubrovnik walls leaves indifferent. The fortress, the city gate and the powerful stone shield rising above the shore and steep slopes are truly impressive. Not surprisingly, Dubrovnik is considered one of the most beautiful European and even the world’s cities, and every year it ‘seizes’ hundreds of thousands of tourists who want to peek at least for a few hours.
The beautiful Sponza palace through history was one of the most important Dubrovnik buildings. The construction started in 1516 according to the plans of Pasko Milicevic and lasted for four years. Sponza was conceived as a multipurpose facility, and from the beginning served as a customs office and warehouse space, and it contained a coin of money and a weaponry. Later on, Divona became home to the Academy of Complexes, as well as printers and several schools.
If you did not walk Stradun, you were not even in Dubrovnik – there is a famous saying about this street, known among the people of Dubrovnik as Placa. Indeed, Stradun is the place you need to pass to ‘feel’ the city and experience much of what it offers us. The place is the one that is viewed and seen, though both during the great summer crowds are still more difficult to achieve.