Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
The present church was built in 1905 on the site of the former chapel of St. Mary of the Nativity, which was owned Frankopan counts. In the sacristy of the church preserves altarpiece from the 1586th according to which the painter John Volarić by those on the main altar. Sanctuary with the Council's altar to the people governed in 1978. year, according to the draft about Vincent Medical School, and at the initiative of local priest priest Joseph Jurjevic. In 1996.completed a thorough restoration of church interiors and exteriors. The church also contains Preromanesque pluteus whose discovery pointed to the ancient roots Njivica. .
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 : Njivice
Small town Njivice is the largest Croatian island of Krk, which is located 40 kilometers from the city of Rijeka. His association with the bridge osatlim cities and towns it aside from other islands are connected by ferry. Njivice used to be a small fishing village and now is the right destination for odmor.Prekrasne beaches, bays, forests and various promenade are only part of the bid.
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