Ancient city

The tower of St. Euphemia’s Basilica on the top of old Rovinj ?

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  • Ancient trading town on the Adriatic, Rovinj is now a tourist resort.
  • Settled by the Slavs in the VIIth century.
  • The relics of St. Euphemia are buried in St. Euphemia’s Basilica. At the top of the bell tower, a statue of the saint holding a palm and a wheel, symbols of her martyrdom.
  • Rovinj is located in Istria, the westernmost county of Croatia.
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