At the far end of the gulf of Kvarner, the terraces of Opatija are built on a luxuriously green hillside which drops down into the sea. Its blue waters and late 19C villas and manors are reminiscent of the French Riviera. This likeness has even earned it the nickname of "Nice of the Adriatic".
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