Zagreb<br />
Zagreb Introduction<br />Zagreb is the capital and the largest city in Croatia with about 800,000 residents<br />The metro...
History of Zagreb<br /><ul><li>The history of Zagreb dates as far back as 1094 when the Hungarian King Ladislaus founded a...
At that time today’s Zagreb was devided in two parts: Kaptol and Gradec
Both settlements came under Tatar attack in 1242
As a sign of gratitude for offering him a safe haven from the Tatars the Croatian and Hungarian King Bela IV bestow Gradec...
St. Mark's Church<br />Zagreb Cathedral<br />
Parks in Zagreb<br />Zagreb is famous for its several parks in the city area:<br />Zrinjevac<br />Maksimir<br />Opatovina<...
Museums<br /><ul><li>The treasures of history are kept and exhibited in the museums of Zagreb
Apart from objects related to the history of the city, the Zagreb museums and art collections possess exhibits from the wh...
Things of particular rarity are the Zagreb Mummy with the world's longest text in Etruscan, and the remains of Neanderthal...
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  1. 1. Zagreb<br />
  2. 2. Zagreb Introduction<br />Zagreb is the capital and the largest city in Croatia with about 800,000 residents<br />The metropolitan area population is slightly above 1.2 million inhabitants<br />It is in the northwest of the country, along the Sava river, at the southern slopes of the Medvednica mountain<br />
  3. 3. History of Zagreb<br /><ul><li>The history of Zagreb dates as far back as 1094 when the Hungarian King Ladislaus founded a diocese
  4. 4. At that time today’s Zagreb was devided in two parts: Kaptol and Gradec
  5. 5. Both settlements came under Tatar attack in 1242
  6. 6. As a sign of gratitude for offering him a safe haven from the Tatars the Croatian and Hungarian King Bela IV bestow Gradec with a Golden Bull, which offered its citizens exemption from county rule and autonomy</li></li></ul><li>Churces in zagreb<br />Zagreb Cathedral is the most monumental and stylistically most eloquent Neogothic architectural work in the area southeast of the Alps<br />St. Mark's Church is built on Romanesque foundations, finished as a three nave type church makes a unique Gothic whole. The south portal is the most eloquent sculptural achievement in this part of Europe<br />
  7. 7. St. Mark's Church<br />Zagreb Cathedral<br />
  8. 8. Parks in Zagreb<br />Zagreb is famous for its several parks in the city area:<br />Zrinjevac<br />Maksimir<br />Opatovina<br />Ribnjak<br />
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  10. 10. Museums<br /><ul><li>The treasures of history are kept and exhibited in the museums of Zagreb
  11. 11. Apart from objects related to the history of the city, the Zagreb museums and art collections possess exhibits from the whole world
  12. 12. Things of particular rarity are the Zagreb Mummy with the world's longest text in Etruscan, and the remains of Neanderthal prehistoric man</li></li></ul><li>Archaeological Museum<br />
  13. 13. Arhitectural monuments<br />Croatian National Theatre<br />The Lotrščak Tower<br />Arcades, Mirogoj<br />
  14. 14. Public Monuments<br />King Tomislav<br />Ban Josip Jelačić<br />St. George kills the Dragon<br />The well of life<br />Holy Mary's column <br />with angels and a fountain<br />Josip Juraj Strossmayer<br />

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