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Touring Rijeka in Croatia

Rijeka in the region of Primorsko-Goranska is a city located in Croatia - some 82 mi or ( 132 km ) South-West of Zagreb , the country's capital city .

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Time in Rijeka is now 04:19 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Zagreb " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Munich, Bratislava, Venice, Trieste, and Rome. Being here already, consider visiting Munich . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Rijeka ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Rijeka na starima razglednicama, Rijeka in old postcards.

8:53 min by Martin Mayhew
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Grad Rijeka na starima razglednicama, the city of Rijeka in old postcards. - eco-holidays on Cres http - Iz starih bejski albuma-From the old albums of Beli Also on ..

39. Croatia Rally 2012 ERC

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CROATIA RALLY is the oldest automobile race competition in the Republic of Croatia. It is one of the most demanding and best quality events in this part of Europe. It was founded in 1974 as a regional ..

Rijeka -

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Robert i Robert - Rijeka moj svijet. Rijeka - nekoliko kadrova iz centra grada. Fotografije, slike, razglednice, video,... pogledajte na City of Rijeka videos. Fiume. Croatian town, ..

3LHD Bus Terminal Zabica

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The construction of the Bus terminal and garage in Rijeka is one of the first steps in the "conquest" of Rijeka port area, which slowly began to open to the city. The site is located between the railw ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Novi list

Novi list (trans. "new paper") is the oldest Croatian daily newspaper published in Rijeka. It is most read in Primorje-Gorski Kotar County of Croatia, but it is distributed throughout the country. Novi list had the distinction of being the only Croatian daily newspaper to keep critical distance towards the government of Franjo Tuđman during 1990s. Today it is considered a centre-left newspaper.

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Located at 45.33 14.44 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Croatian-language newspapers, Newspapers published in Croatia, Publications established in 1900, Rijeka

University of Rijeka

The University of Rijeka (Croatian: Sveučilište u Rijeci) is in the city of Rijeka with faculties in cities throughout the regions of Primorje, Istria and Lika. The University of Rijeka is composed of nine faculties, one art academy, four departments, university libraries and the Students Centre.

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Located at 45.33 14.44 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1973, Rijeka, University of Rijeka


Rječina is a river in Croatia that flows into the Adriatic Sea at the city of Rijeka (Fiume). It is about 19 km long, with an average width of 9–16 m. It springs from the cave at a height of 325 m above sea level, below the high cliff of Kičej hill (606 m above sea level). Until 1870 the river's spring was below the next hill, Podjavorje, but it collapsed in an earthquake near the village of Klana.

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Located at 45.33 14.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Drainage basins of the Adriatic Sea, Rijeka, Rivers of Croatia

1995 Rijeka bombing

The 1995 Rijeka bombing occurred on 20 October 1995 in Rijeka, Croatia, when an Islamic terrorist organization attempted to destroy a police station by driving a car with a bomb into the wall of the building. Twenty-seven employees in the police station and two bystanders on the street were injured, although the only person killed was the attacker.

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Located at 45.32 14.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 1995 in Croatia, History of Rijeka, Islamist terrorism in Europe, Suicide car and truck bombings, Terrorism in Croatia, Terrorist incidents in 1995


Trsat is part of the city of Rijeka, Croatia. It has a historic castle or fortress in a strategic location and several historic churches. The Croatian noble Prince Vuk Krsto Frankopan is buried in one of the churches. Trsat is a steep hill, 138 m high, rising over the gorge of the Rječina river, about a kilometre away from the sea. It was strategically significant from the earliest times right up to the 17th century.

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Located at 45.33 14.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Populated places in Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, Rijeka