Croatia abounds in sites of historical significance, with the remains of buildings from ancient times, preserved medieval cities, Renaissance buildings… The historic centres of Dubrovnik, Trogir and Split (Diocletian's Palace), the Euphrasian Basilica in Poreč, the Cathedral of St. James in Šibenik, Starogradsko polje on the island of Hvar, the defence systems of Zadar and Šibenik and medieval tombstones (stećci) are part of the UNESCO World Heritage List.
The Arch of the Sergii, Pula
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Aerial view, Momjan
Blaca Desert, island Brač
Tvrdalj Castle, Stari Grad, Hvar Island
Karlovac, hexagon of the city centre
Photo credit: Zoran Alajbeg, courtesy of The Meštrović Gallery