Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
  • Like
  • Save
Mislav Trtanj: Zagreb
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.


Now you can save presentations on your phone or tablet

Available for both IPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply


Published in Education , Travel , News & Politics
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads


Total Views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds



Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

    No notes for slide


  • 1. ZAGREB
    Arena Zagreb
    Stadium Maksimir
    The crest Zagreb
    the statue of count Josip Jelacic
  • 2. Capital
    - Zagreb is the capital of Croatia
    - it is the most populated city in Croatia, with about 800 000 inhabitants
    - on St. Mark’s Square you can find the Croatian Parliament
    - Zagreb is the center of Croatia, in Zagreb
    you can find many people form Croatia,
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Markov square
  • 3. Sport
    - Dinamo Zagreb is the best soccer club in Croatia, the mascot of Dinamo is a pit bull. Dinamo is also famous for their violent fans BAD BLUE BOYS.
    The crest of Dinamo
    Pit bull
    Bad blue boys
    - Zagreb has Arena Zagreb. Arenawasbuilt for handball, but it can also be a concert arena
    Arena Zagreb
    - Dinamo stadium is Maksimir
    • except for matches of the Croatian national team, the stadium is a place where you can go to concerts and other types of events
    - at Maksimir on May 13, 1990 there was a fight between fans of Red Star and the fans of Dinamo , it was the unofficial start of the war between Serbia and Croatia, while the real war began 11 months later
    The Maksimir stadium
    fight between fans
  • 6. ICE HOKEY
    - in Zagreb we have an ice hokey club called Medvescak, and it’s the only ice hokey club in Croatia, but Medvescak plays with Slovenian clubs
    The crest of Medvescak
    Medvescak players
  • 7. History of Zagreb
    - the origin of the name of famous legend tells, where the old ancient count, tired and thirsty, ordered a girl called Manda to bring water from the spring. He said: "Manda, sweetheart, scoop
    (scoop-croatian- zagrabi)!„
  • 8. KRVAVI MOST (The Bloody Bridge)
    - this interesting name of the street comes
    from the events that happened on this place
    - during the medieval conflict of Kaptol and Gradec , people were fighting about a well on that street and a lot of blood was shed ( it is a street, not a bridge, but today it is called The Bloody Bridge).
    The Bloody Bridge today
    Gradec and Kaptol in medieval times
    Gradec today
    Kaptol today
  • 9. Interesting places to visit
    - the building started 1093 ( 11th century)
    - in 1242 the Cathedral was destroyed by the Tartas, but in the 15th century the building started again, but this time the Ottomans were using Cathedral for military purposes
    - in 1880 there was an earthquake that destroyed a big part of the Cathedral
    -The Cathedral is illustrating the1000 kuna bill
    Cathedral today
    Cathedral pre-earthquake in 1880
  • 10. Square of count Josip Jelacic
    - there is a statue of count Josip Jelacic, first placed on the square in 1866 ( but it was made in 1880), he looked north towards Hungary (when Croatia was at war with Hungary). Now he is facing south.
    - in 1947 the statue was removed, and in 1990 it was returned to the square. From 1947 to 1990 the square was called the Republic Square.
    Ban Josip Jelacic Squaretoday
    Ban Josip Jelacic Square in 1886
  • 11. The ZOO
    - it is close to the Maksimir Stadium
    - it is one of the three ZOOs in Croatia
    - it is the oldest ZOO in southeast Europe
    - Zagreb Zoo was founded by Mijo Filipovic on 27thof June 1925
    - on opening day there were only 3 foxes and 3 owls.
    sea lions in Zagreb ZOO
    The ZOO entrance
    map of Zagreb ZOO