River Cetina is one of the most beautiful places in Croatia where you can experience the magic of rafting adventures. Situated in a spectacular end to the towing her name, is still dragging through its canyons and through countless towns and hills that are slowly rising above it. Many of the stories circulating about the origin of its name. Emerged over the centuries some of the stories are still isolate from others, such as the story states that the first Croats, descending from the northern parts of Europe to the warm southern Dalmatian, found the river that it is extremely reminiscent of "Cetyniu" river that flows through the south of Poland, their last nomadic dwelling. A more izvjesnija story in which the Cetina got its name from the Latinized name "Kenton", which her tribe okrstilo Dalmata. Then the Croats were quick to name "croatised" in Cetina. This is an area of great historical and archaeological importance. On its slopes rights blagfa archaeological sites. Axes from the stone age, shields of Roman legionnaires, personal items of medieval peasants, all of this and many more archaeologists in discovering the rocky and mud cetinskome. Confirmation of your time and especially the importance it has for the people of this region had the river since prehistoric times.
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TURISTIČKA ZAJEDNICA GRADA OMIŠA
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Region : Dalmatia
Dalmatia (talDalmazia, latDalmatia) is one of the oldest regional concepts in CroatiaIt was first mentioned in Icentury as a name for the area between the Krka and Cetina which continued to Delmata Illyrian tribe, or as a synonym for Illyria, as the wider area postojbine various Illyrian tribe called the RomansAlthough the spatial extent of Dalmatia significantly changed in the past, this concept held since ancient times to todayThe modern term refers to the Dalmatia region of the island of Pag and River Canyon in the north to Konavle, and Cape Ostro in the southSo set aside a whole is identical to the concept of the South Croatian coast, which corresponds to a functional gathering space around the center of Split makroregionalnog three regional centers: Zadar, Sibenik and DubrovnikSouth Dalmatia and Croatian seaside oval's coastal belt, about 400 km long and up to 70 km wide in the central partThe spacious north-western part is bordered by the mountain series of Velebit, Dinara and Kamešnica, while the natural boundary to the southeast and is less pronounced in the immediate hinterland hinterlandExtends over an area of about 11 960 km2, or about 21% of Croatian, and there is 2001there were about 855 000 inhabitants, or 20% of Croatian populationThe average population density is lower than the average for Croatia - 71.5 st/ km2 (Croatia: 78 st/ km2)
Location : Omis
Town Omis is situated in the heart of Dalmatia and is located at the mouth of the river Cetina. Omis is located 20 kilometers southeast of the biggest Dalmatian town of Split, with which is very well connected (bus line every 20 minutes.) History of this small town is long and very interesting. On such a small climate you can see many cultural and historical sights. (Church, which dates from X to XVIII.century, numerous monuments, fortress, museum and more.) Today, Omis and the surrounding area with tourism development and due to the nature that surrounds it gives him an important place in Croatian tourism. In the area of 30 kilometers (Jesenice, Dugi Rat, Duce, Omis City, Stanići, Celina Zavode, Pool Rogoznica, Mimice, Medici, Marušići, Munoz) how long Omis Riviera are all kinds of beaches.All those who want to escape from the city noise in this area you can find peace in nature and the small fishing town on the Riviera. Those who want an active holiday in the right place (on the Cetina river rafting, free climbing, paraglaiding, diving, sailing, beach volleyball, tennis, etc.). In short, you can enjoy all sports on earth, water and air..
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