The 18 most beautiful places to visit in Croatia; Gabriel S; TravelTipy

About to discover Croatia? Don’t know where to start? Here are the 18 most beautiful places to visit in Croatia., from big cities to the Croatian wilderness…

Source: The 18 most beautiful places to visit in Croatia

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Cathedral of St. James in Šibenik; Filipa Marusic; Total Croatia News

A look at yet another valuable piece of UNESCO heritage – the Cathedral of St. James in Šibenik. The cathedral was constructed between 1431 to 1535, works that lasted for almost 105 years.

Source: UNESCO World Heritage Site – Cathedral of St. James in Šibenik

Croatia Travel Guide | Everything you need to know; Miriam; Adventurous Miriam

Get the must-have tips in Miriam’s Croatia travel guide, incl. what to see, what to eat and where to stay. Travel to Croatia and experience it for yourself.

Source: Croatia Travel Guide | Everything you need to know (2019)

From Dubrovnik to Morocco, the real places behind Game of Thrones locations; Lisa Minot; The Sun

THE final Game Of Thrones series starts on Monday – and Lisa Minot rounds up the essential locations featured in the drama. Here’s which ones you can visit this year – along with how to get…

Source: From Dubrovnik to Morocco, the real places behind Game of Thrones locations

On Croatia’s Dalmatian coast, the sleepy city of Sibenik shakes things up; Anja Mutic; Washington Post

With two World Heritage Sites, a cultural awakening and world-class cuisine, the city comes into its own.

Source: On Croatia’s Dalmatian coast, the sleepy city of Sibenik shakes things up

Sibenik Croatia: A Charming Coastal Town for Your Bucket List; Sonja & Alex Overhiser; A Couple Cooks

Dreaming of a Croatia vacation? Sibenik Croatia is a coastal town with charming streets and waterfall swimming at nearby Krka National Park.

Source: Sibenik Croatia: A Charming Coastal Town for Your Bucket List | A Couple Cooks

Stunning 3D Printed Cathedral of St James in Transparent Resin; Hanna Watkin; All3DP

Croatia – The Cathedral of St James in Šibenik

Croatian company Vectrino used 3D printing to create a replica of the Šibenik Cathedral of St James, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, for a new exhibition.

A new multimedia centre is opening in Šibenik, Croatia which will provide information for visitors about the city’s cathedral. And 3D printing plays a big part in providing visitors with a detailed insight into its construction.

The technology has long proven useful for creating prototypes and architectural models. And in this case, the result is stunning to behold; a transparent replica of Šibenik Cathedral of St. James created by 3D printing company Vectrino.

The company used transparent resin to 3D print the cathedral so that visitors can peer inside the model. The new permanent exhibition will provide visitors with details on how the cathedral came to be.

The resulting print renders this architectural achievement from the 15th and 16th century in perfect detail. It’s no wonder the cathedral is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Source: Stunning 3D Printed Cathedral of St James in Transparent Resin | All3DP

Sibenik: 25 Things to Know about Croatia’s UNESCO Fortress City; Paul Bradbury; Total Croatia News

Croatia – The Cathedral of St James in Šibenik

Continuing our look at the jewels of Croatia tourism in TCN’s 25 Things to Know about Croatia series on January 10, 2018, one of the rising stars of the Adriatic coast – Sibenik.

1. UNESCO  World Heritage – The Cathedral of St James

Sibenik is often overlooked by tourists who head instead for better known Dalmatian cities such as Split and Dubrovnik, but just a very tiny look at what Sibenik has to offer shows that they are missing out. Big time! One of the great architectural wonders of the world, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site,  the Cathedral of St. James, dominates the front of Sibenik’s gorgeous old town. Just how did they built it entirely from stone? Learn more from the official UNESCO website.

2. UNESCO World Heritage – Fortress St Nicholas

Having a UNESCO World Heritage Site in your city is pretty cool.

 

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