Kvarner

Kvarner

 

a strait between the Istrian Peninsula and the island of Cres in the northern Adriatic Sea. Kvarner connects the Gulf of Rijeka with the open part of the Adriatic Sea. Length, approximately 50 km; width, 5–28 km; depth, to 51 m. There is fishing in the strait.

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Most rooms have fabulous views across Kvarner Bay as do the outdoor pool, bars and restaurants.
Contract award notice: The Predicted Works Are Related To The Rehabilitation Of Sanitary Facilities In Primary And Secondary Schools And A Boarding School Institutions Kvarner County.
In the "marine" chapters of the text, "Lagune" (dedicated to the Grado Lagoon) and "Assirtidi" (where Magris portrays the Kvarner Gulf--il Qiiamaro--in Croatia), the Adriatic's natural and cultural landscapes play a vital role in his understanding and, eventually, acceptance of mortality.
24) Il Quarnaro, or Kvarner, is a bay in the northern Adriatic Sea, located between the Istrian peninsula and the northern Croatian littoral mainland.
Sunseekers flock to Split or Dubrovnik, little realising that just a stone's throw away in the Kvarner Gulf there's a collection of picturesque islands boasting history and culture, just begging to be added to the holiday repertoire.
But not many people realise that just a stone's throw away in the Kvarner Gulf there's a collection of picturesque islands boasting both history and culture and begging to be added to the holiday repertoire.
A panorama of Rab island, Kvarner Riviera | A panorama of Rab island, Kvarner Riviera | Rab Medieval Festival or fjera | Rab Medieval Festival or fjera BBLUE skies as far as the eye can see, the sun beating down as I lazed on a deckchair.
And those visiting the Kvarner region, whose main city is Rijeka, will want to spend time on its islands which can be reached by a network of ferries.
Loath to leave the magnificent view of Kvarner Bay we drive out to the much anticipated National Park Plitvice.
VIG is also present in Croatia via Kvarner Vienna Insurance Group and Erste osiguranje Vienna Insurance Group.