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Address: Rijeka, Croatia
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Nice old city

At Kastav you can see a lot of historic monuments. Every step has some interesting story. You just need to walk, to look, to listen and to enjoy. You can here find also a lot of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
sonjadundovic
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Matulji, Croatia

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Matulji, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At Kastav you can see a lot of historic monuments. Every step has some interesting story. You just need to walk, to look, to listen and to enjoy. You can here find also a lot of good restaurants, cultural events, art galleries, etc. The view you can reach from Kastav to the all Kvarner bay is fantastic and unforgettable.

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Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice small historical village with outstanding outlook to all directions - basically it looks like one of the highest points over Rijeka coast. I can imagine that during the summer, it can be crowded. We visited in off-season, and wandering through empty streets of Kastav was absolutely magical. Sadly it was late and the church was closed. Maybe next... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beatiful small medieval city on a hill with a beautiful view on Kvarner. So recomendable to visit... Also nice caffe bars and restaurants...

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The main memory of the city Rijeka is actually here. The first sight I met Rijeka I felt that it's a normal city like others, not a big one. But, after visiting this area, I think the city is tranquil and sophisticated. These old buildings offer a holistic peaceful atmosphere around. You will feel like you are at a country... More 

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Thank CharlotteChenPY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Kastav is a small, cute town with narrow streets that you can walk through in ten minutes. It's got a very interesting church ruin called Crekvina, it's got good cafes, a pizzeria, and the view from the terrace in front of the church is wonderful. It's worth a visit.

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Rijeka, Croatia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We must put the car before going to the top of the hill where is Kastav place - before fortifikation, now nice local place with fine wines and local fairs. It was on sunday, lot of people, good local meals and pletnty of wine.

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Thank Vesnap2015
Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Residing in Kastav (Hotel Kukuriku) gives you a wonderful option of combining a gourmet stay in a little village with sightseeing just around the corner in Rijeka, Opatija or a day at the sea at Krk Island, or like. The area is beautiful and taking a cosy walk in Kastav itself in the evening is for sure a nice end... More 

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Thank Chri L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Nice small Town worth a visit on a rainy day or when you have notheing else to do. Some nice coffe shops around.

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Thank Svante E
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Great place to spend your Sunday. Relaxed atmosphere with great view overlooking the surrounding towns and the stunning sea. Plenty of good restaurants to choose from. There's also an ancient ruin of church which the local community regularly uses as the romantic space for performances at night throughout the summer. There is a pleasant trail in the woods behind where... More 

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Rijeka, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Kastav is a beautiful and historical town located about northwest of Rijeka and about northeast of Opatija in Primorje-Gorski Kotar County. I like to visit it on their Bela Nedeja days in October with my boyfriend because they always serve good food and nice wine. They have small streets and houses and a really wonderful view at the church. Beautiful,... More 

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