Makarska

What is Makarska known for?


military attempt

200px Makarska Riviera He followed Orso I Participazio and Giovanni II Participazio as Doge of Venice, elected to the throne at the side of the elderly, and beloved, Giovanni circa April 887. He launched a military attempt against the Dalmatian Croat principality of Pagania, which was hostile to Venetia after 886. As soon as he became Doge, he advanced with a fleet of twelve galleys to the port of Makarska ( WikiPedia:Makarska Dmoz:Regional Europe Croatia Localities Makarska Commons:Category:Makarska


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;Sound & Vision" in Makarska, in sumer and autumn of 1996. It was mixed in Croatia Records studio in Zagreb, during autumn and winter of 1996. tiffa.tragurium.net Ante Maljković (record info) Retrieved 31 Jan 2012 Žeževica is situated at the base of the Biokovo mountain. A short distance from Žeževica are some of the biggest Croatian tourist centers: Brela, Baška Voda and Makarska. Nearby is a river


short history

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elevation_ft postal_code_type Postal code postal_code 21300 area_code 021 blank_name blank_info blank1_name blank1_info website makarska.hr footnotes '''Makarska''' ( ) is a small city on the Adriatic coastline of Croatia, about

featuring a giant clam shell. Makarska is the center of the Makarska Riviera, a popular tourist destination under the Biokovo mountain. It stretches for between the towns of Brela and Gradac. Climate and vegetation Makarska experiences a hot-summer Mediterranean climate (Köppen climate classification: ''Csa''). Winters are warm and wet, while Summers are hot and dry. Makarska is one of the warmest cities in Croatia. Vegetation is of the evergreen

into the first team (1987–91). With Hajduk, he won the Yugoslav League Cup (Yugoslav Cup) in 1987 and 1991. In 174 games for Hajduk, he scored 60 goals. DATE OF BIRTH 21 January 1970 PLACE OF BIRTH Makarska, Croatia DATE OF DEATH Born in Brist near Makarska, he became a Franciscan monk. He was educated in Zaostrog monastery and Buda. He used to teach philosophy in Zaostrog and Sumartin on Brač. ''Vuco II'' was recorded in a studio "


doge

). In the 7th century the region between the Cetina and Neretva was occupied by the Narentines, with ''Mokro'', located in today's Makarska, as its administrative centre. The doge of Venice Pietro I Candiano, whose Venetian fleet aimed to punish the piratesque activities of the city's vessels, was defeated here on September 18, 877 and had to pay tribute to the Narentines for the free passage of its ships on the Adriatic. Late Middle

200px Makarska Riviera He followed Orso I Participazio and Giovanni II Participazio as Doge of Venice, elected to the throne at the side of the elderly, and beloved, Giovanni circa April 887. He launched a military attempt against the Dalmatian Croat principality of Pagania, which was hostile to Venetia after 886. As soon as he became Doge, he advanced with a fleet of twelve galleys to the port of Makarska ( ), where he sank five Narentines

ships. He landed near Mokro and advanced deeper inland, but the Narentines crushed his forces, killing him in open battle on 18 September 887. Harry Hearder, Jonathan Morris, ''Italy: a short history'', pg. 61, Cambridge University Press (2002), ISBN 0-521-00072-6 He was the first Doge to die


theory based

" 28 - * Molise Croats originated from Zadar and Šibenik hinterland (Hraste); * Molise Croats originated from area of Zabiokovlje (hinterland area of mountain Biokovo) in southern Croatia, between cities of Imotski, Zagvozd and Makarska (theory based on čakavian and štokavian-čakavian features in Molise Croatian speech, found also in Zabiokovlje area) (Muljačić


main strip

price content Meat plates. * WikiPedia:Makarska Dmoz:Regional Europe Croatia Localities Makarska Commons:Category:Makarska


popular dance

the marina. During the high tourist season (July to September), the Grotta and the Deep are two popular dance bars that have been built into a natural cave along the sea. * WikiPedia:Makarska Dmoz:Regional Europe Croatia Localities Makarska Commons:Category:Makarska


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''' is the main beach resort town along the Makarska Riviera in Croatia, south of Split. Behind the city the impressive Biokovo mountain range rises up to 1,700 m (5,575 ft) within a few kilometres from the sea. Understand Makarska is on the picturesque Croatian coast. It is recommended to visit from April until October. For younger people July and August. If you want take a rest with no crowd on the beach then September is a good time. Makarska is a good place to stay rather than visiting on a day trip. Get in By bus * Regular regional bus service connects Makarska to Split, Dubrovnik, and other cities in the broader region. * In the season (June-August) there is a direct night connection to Banja Luka and Gradiska in the north of Bosnia. By ferry * There is a ferry to Sumartin on Brac-island, travelling time is around 30 min. Get around By taxi In Makarska there is no single large taxi company, but many small operators provide a service with one or two cars. The taxi usually comes within 10 to 15 min from the call. See You can take a scenic walk around the peninsula, the marina, and the main square. The peninsula area in particular is scenic, relaxing, and some parts are not too crowded. Be warned that nude sunbathers like to relax on the southern side of the peninsula. Do *'''Parasailing''' *'''Rafting and kayaking'''. About a half-hour drive from Makarska, you can go rafting or kayaking along the Cetina River. The river is generally calm, although there are a few fast places, and one section is particularly dangerous. There is a tour agency that offers guided trips down the river. If you decide to go, look for the cave that was used by Marshal Tito's Partisans to hide from the Nazis during World War II. *'''Trekking'''. The mountains directly behind the city have decent hiking trails. The area is scenic and not too crowded, and you can get a good view of Makarska if you hike high enough. Be sure to stay on the trails and be aware that there is a species of poisonous snake that lives in the area. * WikiPedia:Makarska Dmoz:Regional Europe Croatia Localities Makarska Commons:Category:Makarska


created early

settlement that grew up in the most inaccessible part of Biokovo mountain, probably at the very edge of the Roman civilisation. It appears on the acts of the Salonan Synod of 4 May 533 AD held in Salona (533), when also the town's diocese was created. Early Middle Ages During the Migration Period, in 548, Muccurum was destroyed by the army of the Ostrogoth king Totila. The byzantine Emperor expelled the Eastern Goths (Ostrogoths

Makarska

'''Makarska''' ( northwest of Dubrovnik. It has a population of 13,834 residents. Croatian Census 2011 Popis stanovništva 2011 Administratively Makarska has the status of a city and it is part of the Split-Dalmatia County.

It is a tourist centre, located on a horseshoe shaped bay (Headlands and bays) between the Biokovo mountains and the Adriatic Sea. The city is noted for its palm-fringed promenade, where fashionable cafes, bars and boutiques overlook the pretty harbour where many pleasure craft are moored. Adjacent to the beach are several large capacity hotels as well as a camping ground.

The center of Makarska is an old town with narrow stone-paved streets, a main church square where there is a flower and fruit market, and a Franciscan monastery that houses a sea shell collection featuring a giant clam shell.

Makarska is the center of the Makarska Riviera, a popular tourist destination under the Biokovo mountain. It stretches for between the towns of Brela and Gradac.

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