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Bishop’s Palace – Korcula

Bishop's Palace - Korcula

Bishop’s Palace in Korcula houses interesting Bishop’s Treasury Museum Photos of Bishop’s Palace   Other palaces in Korcula about Bishop’s Treasury Museum

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Palaces in Korcula

Palaces in Korcula

Palaces in Korcula – Once in the Korcula Old Town, you immediately recognize the Venetian architectural influence. The Old town, which huddles around the Cathedral of St Mark has several Gothic, renaissance and baroque palaces which used to belong to Korcula old aristocrat families – Arneri, Kapor, Boschi, Ismaeli, Gabrielis, Kanavelic, Spanic, Kapor… …

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Governor’s Palace

Governor's Palace

Governor’s Palace (Gradska vijećnica aka Korcula Town Hall)  is nowadays Korcula’s  municipal building that was once the office as well as part of the palace of the town’s Governor (located further down the steps, near Governor’s Tower) . The palace was build in 1520 by governor Marchiol Nadal – there is an inscription on …

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Lesic Dimitri Palace

Lesic Dimitri Palace

Lesic Dimitri Palace was presented, for the first time, at the recent seminar on “The importance of special interests tourism for sustainable development”, organised by the Korcula Tourist Board on 18 November 2007 in Korcula Town. By meticulously reconstructing the Palace into a high-end apart-hotel, restaurant and spa, Lesic Dimitri …

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Arneri Palace

Arneri Palace

Arneri Palace in Korcula extends from the western edge of the Old Town to Trg Svetog Marka – the main Old Town square (also, known as Pjaca) . Built in Venetian Gothic architecture by Arneri family , this elegantly ornamented palace dates from late sixteenth / early seventeenth century.  Beside the artistically valuable courtyard (see above …

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Film: Blitva Blues

Film “Blitva Blues” – filmed on locations around Korcula in summer 2013: Filmed in summer 2013 with première following year, Blitva Blues is 100% Korculan film shot by local informal group named “Bura Film” on locations around the island – Lumbarda, Zrnovo, Kocje, Korcula Old Town, Sveti Nikola.. All people in the …

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Coat of Arms in Korcula

Coat of Arms in Korcula

Bratovstina Svih Svetih – Adoracija Kriza – reljef (14 stoljece) More photos of coats of arms in Korcula Old Town (Photos are taken in 2002) See more photos of Coat of Arms in Korcula @ gallery page + info @ wikipedia

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Balconies in Korcula

Balconies in Korcula

This is selection of photos of balconies in Korcula Old Town – photos are taken in 2002    

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Arches in Korcula Photos

Arches in Korcula Photos

Arches in Korcula Old Town (Photos from 2002) An arch is a structure that spans a space and supports structure and weight above it (read more @ wikipedia) – I took these photos in 2002 while walking around the town.

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Some photos of Korcula from 1996

Some photos of Korcula from 1996

Some photos of Korcula, taken in summer of 1996 : Town museum St Mark’s Chatedral Opcina – Town hall Pjaca – the main square Jakov @ St Peter’s Square Mandrac, Sveti Nikola Sveti Nikola monastery – passage to Mandrac Sveti Nikola monastery views from small boat

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