19.07.2014 - DAYS AD TURRES
In Crikvenica in 2007. began holding cultural and entertainment events, which was initially named Roman night, and is based on a rich archaeological heritage. Later because of the results of archaeological research, which proved that the ancient name of Ad turres Crikvenica and historical development of the city for more than 2,000 years ago, changed its name to Dani Ad turres.Studies on the site of Ground in Crikvenica have revealed pottery workshop Sextus Metilija max for producing amphorae, use, and architectural ceramics, which is unique for its preservation on the Croatian territory. Among other things, discovered a special type of flat-bottomed amphorae that were produced in the workshop.The event, which is named after the ancient Roman toponym Ad turres seeks a vivid and colorful way to present and illustrate the world of the Romans, so that visitors experience the atmosphere of the ancient Crikvenica.The Day Ad turres presented different aspects of the life of a Roman settlement (of pottery, clothing, jewelry, hairstyles, perfumes, ancient music, dance, food and drink) and old crafts (pottery, basket-making, stone processing, blacksmith trade, manufacture and frescoes mosaic, etc.) and are held interesting lectures and educational workshops for children and adults (knitting wreath, fabric painting, filling wine amphoras, modeling clay, making mosaics and drawings from ancient motifs, playing ancient games).
Region : Kvarner
Kvarner is an area which because of its diverse climate and vegetation, connection of the seaside, islands and mountains, architecture and culture, and the closeness of the European region, but 160 years, during three centuries, to develop tourismLongest tradition of tourism in Croatia, a permanent offer diverse content, and certainly, the development of selective forms of tourism, make the wealth of tourist offer that matches the demands of today's tourists with different needs during the four seasonsWith quality accommodation, this is a cuisine and numerous sports facilities, but also plenty of events to enrich the stay of tourists in KvarnerKvarner is also one of the leading conference destinations in Croatia, with excellent conditions for the organization of congresses, conferences and symposiaStay in Kvarner enjoy the outdoors, both on the coast, and on islands and in the Mountains
Location : Crikvenica
Crikvenica is situated in the Kvarner bay of the Adriatic Sea, 33 kilometers away from the river, a major traffic junction and the center of Primorje-Gorski Kotar, a part of which is the town of CrikvenicaThe whole town of Crikvenica is in fact a riviera with a row of almost connected small tourist resorts: Selce, Crikvenica, Dramalj and JadranovoThe town spreads on about 28 square kilometers in the coastal zone, about 15 km long and about 2 km wide, squeezed between the sea and the elongated littoral reef, with an average elevation of 300 m
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