1 Like

Makarska Boulevard
Croatia

Makarska is a tourist centre, located on a horseshoe shaped bay between the Biokovo mountains and the Adriatic Sea. The city is noted for its palm-fringed promenade, where fashionable cafés, bars and boutiques overlook the pretty harbour where many pleasure craft are moored. Adjacent to the beach are several large capacity hotels as well as a camping ground.

The center of Makarska is an old town with narrow stone-paved streets, a main church square where there is a flower and fruit market, and a Fransican monastery that houses a sea shell collection featuring a giant clam shell.

Makarska is the center of the Makarska riviera, a popular tourist destination under the Biokovo mountain at the Adriatic coast.

Copyright: Hans Molenkamp
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14060x7030
Hochgeladen: 28/11/2009
Aktualisiert: 07/10/2014
Angesehen:

...


Tags: tourism; holiday; terrace; watersports; cruise; adriatic sea; attractive; boardwalk; yachts; sea; sailing; marina; harbour; croatia; dalmatia; spectacular; overview; bird's eye view; port; yachting; beautiful; seaside; cruising; cruise ships; fishing; seafood
comments powered by Disqus

Boris Mrdja
Makarska
Marijan Klobučarić
Makarska-panorama
Iván Ferenczy
Makarska - seaside promenade
Hans Molenkamp
Makarskaentrance
zeljko soletic
Hotel Jadran beach, Tucepi, Croatia
Vadim Za
View at Tucepi
Vadim Za
Canoba Pero at Tucepi
zeljko soletic
Scuba diver on the beach
Rikardo Škorlić
Biokovo mountain - Croatia
Hans Molenkamp
Baska Voda
Evgeny Verveyko
Brela
zeljko soletic
Vrulje, Makarska
Slava Kurtiyakoff
Большой Тогыз-Азский грот
Junsuk Song
Gangwon-do
Bill Edwards
Flying Heritage Collection, Focke Wulf 190A, Everett, WA
Lars Gabrysch
Neustaedter Havelbucht - Potsdam - Brandenburg - Germany - Europe
Lloyd Wolff
Vision Quest Lookout
Pawel Kijak
Water Station Zawada
Kostas Kaltsas
Sunflower field
Slava Kurtiyakoff
Первый Сундук
Bill Edwards
The Museum of Flight, Great Gallery, M-21 Blackbird, F-4C Phantom, MiG 21, Seattle, WA
Bill Edwards
Flying Heritage Collection, B-25J Mitchell, P-47D Thunderbolt, Everett, WA
i Kristof
Walchensee
Bill Edwards
The Museum of Flight, Great Gallery, Boeing Model 40B, Seattle, WA
Hans Molenkamp
Gazdanapok 1
Hans Molenkamp
Szeged Dom Cathedral
Hans Molenkamp
Baska Voda
Hans Molenkamp
Split
Hans Molenkamp
Godollo Castle
Hans Molenkamp
Inside another Swabian Bedroom
Hans Molenkamp
Rogoznica Croatia
Hans Molenkamp
Szechenyi Furdo Medicinal Bath
Hans Molenkamp
Townhall Szeged Hungary
Hans Molenkamp
Inside a Swabian Bedroom
Hans Molenkamp
Vajdahunyad Castle Budapest
Hans Molenkamp
Kisujbanya 1
More About Europe

Europe is generally agreed to be the birthplace of western culture, including such legendary innovations as the democratic nation-state, football and tomato sauce.The word Europe comes from the Greek goddess Europa, who was kidnapped by Zeus and plunked down on the island of Crete. Europa gradually changed from referring to mainland Greece until it extended finally to include Norway and Russia.Don't be confused that Europe is called a continent without looking like an island, the way the other continents do. It's okay. The Ural mountains have steadily been there to divide Europe from Asia for the last 250 million years. Russia technically inhabits "Eurasia".Europe is presently uniting into one political and economic zone with a common currency called the Euro. The European Union originated in 1993 and is now composed of 27 member states. Its headquarters is in Brussels, Belgium.Do not confuse the EU with the Council of Europe, which has 47 member states and dates to 1949. These two bodies share the same flag, national anthem, and mission of integrating Europe. The headquarters of the Council are located in Strasbourg, France, and it is most famous for its European Court of Human Rights. In spite of these two bodies, there is still no single Constitution or set of laws applying to all the countries of Europe. Debate rages over the role of the EU in regards to national sovereignty. As of January 2009, the Lisbon Treaty is the closest thing to a European Constitution, yet it has not been approved by all the EU states. Text by Steve Smith.