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About Rijeka
History

History

The rich history of Rijeka left its mark in countless sites. Take a walk, visit interesting places, explore... But first, do your homework and get to know the story of Rijeka.

Dossier Rijeka
Rijeka Innovations

Rijeka Innovations

The openness of this city toward everything new and different, as well as the dynamics of life so characteristic of living by the sea, have resulted in numerous innovations that have come to life precisely in Rijeka.

Ri Gastro Days

Ri Gastro Days

Rijeka is renowned for its fifth season, the carnival season, but true foodies know that the other four seasons have their own delights to offer as well – those of the gastronomical kind!

Rock in Rijeka

Rock in Rijeka

Each city plays different and Rijeka for decades plays rock. Thanks to its geographic position, but also to the port and centuries long maritime tradition, Rijeka has always been trendy, regardless of the historical era it was part of or the administration that ruled it.

Culture as Identity

Culture as Identity

“You don't say?”, rock and culture may not be synonymous, but they are emblematic of Rijeka, at least where Croatians and others are concerned. And while you don’t say? is a cute catchphrase devoid of any deeper meaning, rock and culture - which are inextricably linked to multiculturality -are far more serious markers of Rijeka' s urban identity.

Rijeka and its surrounding area: Blue and green, dynamic and relaxed, old and new

Rijeka and its surrounding area: Blue and green, dynamic and relaxed, old and new

Do you love the dynamic life of a unique city and what it offers in terms of entertainment and culture? Or would you prefer beautiful beaches, greenery, tradition, nature, sometimes crowds and sometimes solitude? If you want all of that at once, you have already made your choice – Rijeka, Bakar, Kastav, Klana, Kostrena, Čavle, Jelenje, Viškovo, and Kraljevica.

Sports in Rijeka

Sports in Rijeka

Twenty names are on a sign located at Trg riječkih olimpijaca (Square of Rijeka's Olympians). Every name presents a wonderful story of Rijeka's sporting history, i.e. the Olympic and Paralympic medals that have found their home in Rijeka. The largest number of medals was won in water sports...