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Kostanjevica na Krki
Kostanjevica na Krki
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Kostanjevica na Krki is situated on the man made island which was created with the canal over the meander of Krka River on the begining of the 13. century. The settlement is situated on the juncture of the Krsko polje - plain and Dinaric-karst area. Nearby is Kostanjevica cave. The feature of the settlement is a town like appearance and two parallel streets between the churches on the north and south side. Nearby the settlement is a former Cistercian monastery which building hosts Galery Božidar Jakac. In the area of Kostanjevica the inventor Jožef Ressel (1793 - 1857) had tested the operation of the first drafts of ship screw.

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