Fulfinum Mirine

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Description

The ancient city, and early Christian complex in the bay near Sepen Njivica and Omisalj. In Sepen bay on the island near Omišalj, was built in the first century AD The newly planned, the ancient Roman city Fulfinum for veterans Flavian emperors. Municipium Flavium Fulfinum realized by then uhodanoj urban scheme: the flat area the grid communications. Maritime suitable bays secured a well-protected harbor, a fertile field with an abundance of water surface of participation in the life of classical antiquity. City owned all the basic assumptions to this way of life, a forum with the Capitol and the city's basilica, port installations with commercial fourth by the sea, spa, communication with suburban cemeteries and two water phases. During the decline of ancient civilizations Fulfinum was probably one of the first casualties. Conceived as a top city civilization achievements, open and loving, sensitive to the least impact in the standard of urban life, which brings uncertainty of late antiquity, who welcomed her loch along with his anthropomorphic creator. However, as is the emergence and disappearance of a city, like people, have their own fate, he lost those reflections that are reflected in the metamorphosis of form and spirit, life continued in the design of new debris. On the outskirts of the ancient city, founded in the fifth century, the imposing early Christian complex (Mirine), which connects to the Benedictine abbey of Saint Nicholas.

TZ OPĆINE OMIŠALJ
Ribarska obala 10
51512 Njivice
Croatia
www.tz-njivice-omisalj.hr
Email : tzo-njivice@ri.t-com.hr
Telephone : +385 51 846 243

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. Roman lead to the end of the old era and the first century AD. However by the end of the 6th century Croats began to settle on the island become an absolute majority. On the island of Krk is very early Christianity arrived and is already in the 5th century. N. e. formed the diocese with the center in the city of Krk and the first known Bishop Andrew (680). Croats settled in families by castles and therefore today the island has four distinct dialect. At the end of the 12th century. Emerge from these genera and the famous Dukes of Krk-Frankopan. It is the only family on the Adriatic islands to develop its power in European razmjerima- originated from Vrbnik, and their estates were spread on the mainland: Trsat, Copper, Kraljevica, Crikvenica, Novi Vinodolski, Otocac, Brinje, etc. And are Frankopani at the peak of his powers possessed territory equal to half of today's Croatian.

Place : Omisalj

Omisalj is located on the northwestern part of the island and is the first island town that found when crossing the Krk bridge. The historic town center is situated on a cliff 85 meters high and dominates this part of Kvarner. With the city of Krk, Omisalj is the oldest living town on the tourist island tradition for more than 100 years. About a thousand years before Christ lived in alj are Illyrians, then the Romans, and in the seventh century it came Croatians. In the 11thOmisalj century was an important center of Glagolitic literacy and, in the 12th century is referred to as Castri musculi (from the Latin Ad musculi - the place of shells), and in the 15th century, the dukes of Krk Frankopani it built one of its four castles. Because of this Omišalj now rightly bears the title of the city - the monument. Cultural and architectural heritage Omisalj extremely rich. Confirm that the remains of a Roman city Fulfinum the first century Christian basilica from the 5th Mirinecentury, and many other historical monuments. Part monumental 'offer' Omišalj exceeds chichi island neighbors, and in some categories even unique in Kvarner. Omisalj particularly abundant in more than a thousand years old which early medieval reliefs and elsewhere in coastal regions have a lot in a small alj saved them more than in some European countries.

Interesting to visit

  • The ancient city, and early Christian complex in the bay near Sepen Njivica and Omisalj. In Sepen bay on the island near Omišalj, was built in the first century AD The newly planned, the ancient Roman city Fulfinum for veterans Flavian emperors. Municipium Flavium Fulfinum realized by then uhodanoj urban scheme: the flat area the grid communications. Maritime suitable bays secured a well-protected harbor, a fertile field with an abundance of water surface of participation in the life of classical antiquity. City owned all the basic assumptions to this way of life, a forum with the Capitol and the city's basilica, port installations with commercial fourth by the sea, spa, communication with suburban cemeteries and two water phases. During the decline of ancient civilizations Fulfinum was probably one of the first casualties. Conceived as a top city civilization achievements, open and loving, sensitive to the least impact in the standard of urban life, which brings uncertainty of late antiquity, who welcomed her loch along with his anthropomorphic creator. However, as is the emergence and disappearance of a city, like people, have their own fate, he lost those reflections that are reflected in the metamorphosis of form and spirit, life continued in the design of new debris. On the outskirts of the ancient city, founded in the fifth century, the imposing early Christian complex (Mirine), which connects to the Benedictine abbey of Saint Nicholas.

  • Caves Cave is located 300 m north-northwest of the village of Rudine from the Municipality on the island of Krk. The cave is decorated for the visit of tourists and features a wealth of cave decorations - calcite speleothems, particularly stalactites and columns. By a simple classification speleological cave with pit entrance and gently sloping cave channel. It consists of several underground spaces: entrance area, Balcony, pane, Great Hall, the North Channel, Hall with bridges and Cimpresna halls.

  • It occupies an area of \u200b\u200b approximately 18 000 m2 with trails, a distance of 995 m special charm steep terrain provide ancillary shoertcut paths and stairs, a distance of approximately 300 m.Uređenje this park began in 1925. Mr. ga financed the Bathing committee. Works with interruptions lasted for about 3 years. Planting conifers and evergreen vegetation lasted until II. World War II.

  • The lighthouse was built in 1875 on the same tip, on the northern tip of the island. It consists of a small square stone balls and building which includes a ground floor and attic of the total area of \u200b\u200b140m2. The lighthouse is located warehouse motornica, pier and adjacent boat keepers. Power supply 220V AC building is derived from the solar module or ignition engines, while water supplies from reservoirs.The lighthouse is built water heating system to solar power. The lighthouse was automated and included in the remote control system.

  • The recent discovery of the pre-Romanesque baluster (pluteus - the wall panels, fence) uncovered the ancient roots Njivica.Do discovery baluster founding Njivica tied with the 1474th Njivice year when first mentioned in the deed of Krk Prince Frankopana that this document was part of his estate donated Nicholas Loncaric, both from him asking for a guarantee that they will take care of the St. Mary of the Nativity (today the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary) and the service of God.Pluteus proved that Njivice incurred before 15 century. Specifically, pluteus originally belonged to the church, whose location is not known, but it is known that in this church shared space Presbytery of space vjernike.Na pluteus are four sections divided threefold ribbons in the first two, there is a motive dove and cross. The decorations on the pluteus typically Preromanesque so it is assumed that the church in which he originally stood pluteus also from that time (11th century).Moreover, the church had to be built somewhere near the present-day, as indicated by the recently discovered ancient finds from the surrounding area. This in turn suggests that Njivice and probably has ancient korijene.Plutej now kept in the parish church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in which it is exposed.

  • 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.

  • The beaches are sandy, rocky and sandy, and the long and varied coastline Omišaljska every visitor to guarantee good summer fun. Thus many hidden coves ideal for a quiet, relaxing vacation, attract lovers of solitude. Hotel beach with lots of fun activities designed with the proximity of cafes and restaurants, will select those who want an active holiday. For a family vacation in turn recommend PESJA - the most famous beach where OMIŠALJSKA from 2004. The Blue flag waving.

Omisalj