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VUKOVAR


Vukovar a city and biggest river port in east Croatia. Vukovar name means the town on the river Vuka. Through the Croatian War of Independence Vukovar was heavily damaged. Some people say that damage through the war is the worts in Europe since World War II. Becouse the war today Croatian and Serbian people live separate on diferente side. Without looking the bad side Vukovar has number of cultural heritage. Although a lot is destroyed in the war but the most interesting Eltz Manor, baroque buildings in centre, the church St. James, orthodox church St. Nicholas, Franciscan monastery. Outside the town is archaeological site Vučedol where is found Vučedol Dove which is symbol of  Vukovar.

 

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