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Rovinj

(rô`vēnyə), Ital. Rovigno d'Istria, town (2011 pop. 13,056), in Croatia, on the Istrian coast of the Adriatic Sea. It is a seaport with shipbuilding and fishing industries. Rovinj belonged to Venice from 1283 until 1797, when it passed to Austria. Italy acquired it in 1918, and it was ceded to Croatia, then a constitute republic of Yugoslavia, in 1947. The town has an institute of marine biology and an 18th-century cathedral.
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Just 30 minutes drive from the parc is Rovinj and further afield is the gorgeous island of Pula with its own amphitheatre.
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The main destination is Porec, one of Croatia's most popular resorts, with excursions to Rovinj and Pula, and to nearby Slovenia.
Construction of new hotel facilities and surrounding public amenities after removal of old derelict infrastructures in the area of Rovinj.
The centre of town - with a bakery, pizzeria and several bars - is close by and a short drive leads to the beaches of Rovinj and Porec.
Croatia has its first Michelin star - Monte Restaurant in the old town of Rovinj on the west coast of the Istrian peninsula has won the coveted award.
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Among the JATA's '30 most beautiful villages in Europe' list, are also included Kilkenny in Ireland, Civita di Bagnoregio and Procida in Italy, Conwy on the UK, Lech in Austria, Hindeloopen in Holland, Reine in Norway, Visby, Sweden, Golyazi in Turkey and Rovinj in Croatia.
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