SPLIT - THE CITY OF EMPEROR DIOCLETIAN
This eternally young city with around 200 thousand inhabitants has lived its urban rhythm for 1700 years with its heart in Diocletian palace which is the historical center of the city under the protection of the World Heritage site by UNESCO.
Gripe Fortress is a baroque Venetian fortress built in only eight months in the 17. century as a defence against the Turks, it has exceptional strategic importance for the city. By decision of the Ministry of Culture in 2006. it was placed under preventive care.
Her figure was sculpted by Ivan Mestrovic at the mouth of the river Cetina near Omis. James Gotovac has composed the opera "Mila Gojsalić" in 1951. year, and about her was writing even August Senoa.