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Rovinj - the old core of the town

Rovinj is a beautiful and pitoresque small town situated on the western coast of the Istrian peninsula. Because of its mild climat, a lot of sunny days, warm sea, attractive scenary as well as its historical monuments and the old town, it is popular meeting-place of all kind of artists-painters, writers, actors-during the whole year. The islands and small islands (13) of Rovinj archipelag, a numerous baies and ports, Lim-Fjord, National park Zlatni rt (Golden cape), yacht - ports-marina, sports, dancing-evenings etc. have made Rovinj one of the most attractive tourist centers.

The Town Clock

According to the traditional belief, Rovinj was founded upon the islands and the hill of Mons Rubeus.

The old core of the town

More than hundred years ago Rovinj saw the beginning of tourism.
To those who my ask what is the meaning of "Rovinj-Rovigno", it is bilingual name of the town written in Croatian and Italian. There exist a very significant Italian minority in the town of Rovinj.

  • Last visit to Rovinj: Aug 2012
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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Comments (17)

  • Apr 7, 2005 at 9:54 AM

    Stvarno je prelep grad!!!

  • ElCidRugger's Profile Photo
    May 9, 2004 at 5:18 AM

    Great page! I visited 3 months ago and fell in love with the city.

  • cachaseiro's Profile Photo
    Dec 20, 2003 at 1:37 PM

    very nice page from rovinj. i was there 18 years ago, but it still looks very much the same. nice nice place.

  • Imbi's Profile Photo
    Nov 10, 2003 at 6:08 AM

    Boris ! Italian style is influenced everywhere. good page

  • Daja123's Profile Photo
    Nov 9, 2003 at 12:32 AM

    Excellent page! Boris. Ne potrebujemo nobenega leksikona, odpremo corisbeauty stran in vso zgodovina Rovinja je tu. Lepo !!!

  • Nykaenen's Profile Photo
    Nov 8, 2003 at 12:33 PM

    Fotke su mrak! Kao i uvijek. Da si u skoli, od ove bi profesorke dobio 5 ;-))

  • HarleyXXL's Profile Photo
    Oct 17, 2003 at 10:22 AM

    Hi croisbeauty: Wonderful pictures. Looking at your pictures, I want go go as soon as possible with my bike to Rovinj. Greetings from Vienna.

  • chicabonita's Profile Photo
    Oct 3, 2003 at 2:38 PM

    wonderful pictures of a very picturesque city. As a teenager I was there together with my parents and know I get the feeling to go back again for a holiday ...

  • littlebush's Profile Photo
    May 19, 2003 at 3:40 PM

    great pages, so much detail! i wont need a guidebook, ill just print your pages off!!!!!

  • canaglic's Profile Photo
    Apr 30, 2003 at 12:29 PM

    Jako dobro si uredio rovinj i porec, bravo! Idemo u valentino na koktele...dobri su


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