Rijeka is a city in Bay, a northern inlet of the Adriatic Sea in . It is the principal seaport of the country. It had about 129,000 inhabitants in 2011, with the greater city area reaching up to 200,000, and is 's third largest city.
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is a county in western that includes the Bay of Kvarner, the surrounding Northern Croatian Littoral, and the mountainous region of Gorski kotar.

The , commonly referred to as HNK Zajc, is a theatre, opera and ballet house located in Rijeka. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The St. Vitus Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Rijeka, . Photo: Roberta F., CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a castle in , . It is thought that the castle lies at the exact spot of an ancient Illyrian and Roman fortress. Photo: Ante Perkovic, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a local district of the city of Rijeka, perched on a plateau above the city. is situated 3 km north of Rijeka. Photo: Dmedved, Public domain.

is part of the city of Rijeka, , with a in a strategic location and several historic churches, in one of which the Croatian noble Prince Vuk Krsto Frankopan is buried. is situated 2 km east of Rijeka. Photo: Laslovarga, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 5 km west of Rijeka. Photo: Roberta F., CC BY-SA 3.0.


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