Discover Turkija in Croatia
Turkija in the region of Zadarska is a place located in Croatia - some 126 mi or ( 202 km ) South of Zagreb , the country's capital .
Local time in Turkija is now 04:37 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Zagreb " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Budapest, San Benedetto del Tronto, Rome, Martinsicuro, and Bologna. When in this area, you might want to check out Budapest . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Turkija ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Zadar In Your Pocket - The Sea Organ (Morske orgulje)
zadar.inyourpocket.com Spring 2005 saw Zadar gain something absolutely unique the worlds first pipe organ thats played by the sea. Its an art installation designed to let people enjoy the point where ..
Zadar In Your Pocket - Greeting to the Sun
www.inyourpocket.com The greeting or salute to the sun has quickly become one of Zadars' top attractions. During the day the solar cells stock the sun's energy which is released at night as a funky li ..
Zadar In Your Pocket - Best Sunset in the World! (Time Lapse)
www.inyourpocket.com "Zadar has the most beautiful sunset in the world, more beautiful than the one in Key West, in Florida, applauded at every evening." It's not only Zadar In Your Pocket editor Kris ..
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Interesting facts about this location
Ugljan is a Croatian island and the first in the Zadar Archipelago. It is located northwest of the island of Pašman and southeast of the islands of Rivanj and Sestrunj. Separated from the mainland by the Zadar Channel, it is connected with the island of Pašman by a bridge spanning over the Ždrelac Strait. Area 50.21 km²; population 7,583 (length 22 km, width up to 3.8 km).
Located at 44.08 15.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Lukoran is a village in Croatia. Lukoran is mentioned in the 1068. It is the birth place of Simon Klimantović (Klemenović, around 1460-1520), Glagolitic writer, as he said for himself in his chronicle of the Glagolitic (1511). His two collections are kept in the Russian National Library in St. Petersburg and one in Zagreb. Lukoran is a place of fishermen and with his three settlements, Mali Lukoran, Turkija and Prtljug. The highest peak of the island is Šćah (286m).
Located at 44.10 15.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
St. Štefano Castle (Croatian: Dvorac sv. Štefana) is a Venetian castle on the Croatian island of Ugljan, located above the town of Preko. The castle was built by the Counts Stipanov in the 15th century.
Located at 44.07 15.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Preko is a municipality in Croatia in the Zadar county. According to the 2001 census, there are 3,871 inhabitants, 87% which are Croats. Sitting in the mountains above Preko, is the castle of St Michael, once the seat of the noble Stipanov dynasty. The ruins look out across the Adriatic Sea to Italy, from where the Stipanov clan originated at the time of the Emperor Diocletian. The castle was sacked by English crusaders on their way to the Holy Land, and by the fleeing Nazis in 1945.
Located at 44.09 15.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Sutomišćica is a village in Croatia, on the eastern side of th island of Ugljan. It is situated in a beautiful bay, about 3 km from Preko. On the opposite side of the bay a new marina has been built. The church of St. Eufemia in Sutomišćica is first mentioned in the beginning of the 14th century, while the church of St. Grgur was built in the 12th century. Sutomišćica is also known for the baroque villa 'Lantana' from 1686.
Located at 44.10 15.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
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