On the night of 7th on the 8th siječnja 1968th sea, aided by the wind, and in his deep near Shiloh retired Greek cargo ship "Peltastis." Of the twelve members of the crew were rescued four. The captain's body was found in the wreck of the ship a few months later. "Peltastis" is still in one piece is in the upright position at a depth of 33 meters. The ship became a tragic one of the most popular diving destinations in Kvarner.
Region : Island Krk
The data on island colonization associated with the Illyrian tribe Japoden Liburna and then the Greeks, when the island of Krk belongs Elektridskim or Apsirtidskim-day-Kvarner islandsTraces of Roman lead to the end of the old era and the first century ADBut already at the end of 6century, the Croats began to settle on the island become an absolute majority of the populationOn the island of Krk is very early Christianity arrived and is already in 5stneformed with the center and the diocese in the city of Krk and the first known Bishop Andrew (680)The Croats settled in families by castles and therefore today the island has four distinct dialectsAt the end of 12 stemerge from these genera and the famous Dukes of Krk-FrankopaniThis is the only family on the Adriatic islands, which are to be developed in the European-scale originating from Vrbnika, and their estates were spread on the land: Trsat, Copper, Kraljevica, Crikvenica, Novi Vinodolski and Otocac, Brinje etc.Frankopani and are at the peak of his powers possessed territory equal to half of today's Croatian
Location : Šilo
Silo City is a tourist center Dobrinj municipality, typically is a small picturesque town for those seeking a holiday away from the real summer rush. Although the origin of one of the youngest municipalities Dobrinj, meaning it spreads beyond the tourist domain, just the 19th at Shiloh veljače 1905th was established, 'Krk Steamship Company,' who has purchased the steamer 'Dinko Vitezić; first June 1905.'Dinko Vitezić' sailed to Crikvenica, which marked the beginning of the line Silo - Vrbnik - Crikvenica. According to data from the Maritime yearbooks 'for the 1937th year, Silo had 9 ships with 119 gross tons and 15 crew members. Although no hotel services, Silo has sufficient capacity in the private placement, while the indigenous, national and international food and drinks can be consumed in several restaurants. Silo is celebrating its 16th dayAugust, the Feast of St. Rocco, which has continued the tradition started in the mid 19th century, when plague our region. Silar I have, like many others, vowed to St. Roch to spare them the plague, hence rokovske votive procession from the fields to the church of St. Nicholas Church in Shiloh.
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