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Novigrad Novigrad is the Croatian Portofino, a place where the sea has crept deep into the mainland creating a fjord embraced by stone houses, a fortress and tthe spirit of fishermen.

Novigrad is the Croatian Portofino, a place where the sea has crept deep into the mainland creating a fjord embraced by stone houses, a fortress and tthe spirit of fishermen. A town of rich history crowned by the fortress where the Hungarian Queen Elizabeth, wife of Louis I of Anjou, was imprisoned together with her daughter Mary. During her captivity, the queen embroidered a chasuble, which is still kept in the local church. The Novigrad Sea is actually a deep bay named after the town of rich past, numerous stories and beautiful views where you can enjoy the wine and olive oil of the area.

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