Photographer's Note

Slavonski Brod is a city in Croatia, with a population of 59,141 in 2011 and a built-up area of more than 110,000 inhabitants including Brod in Bosnia, Sibinj, Bukovlje, Brodski Stupnik, Podcrkavlje, Gornja Vrba and Klakar. The city was known as Marsonia in the Roman Empire, and as Brod na Savi 12441934. It is the sixth largest city in Croatia, after Zagreb, Split, Rijeka, Osijek and Zadar. Located in the region of Slavonia, it is the centre of Brod-Posavina County, and a river port on the Sava river. It is 197 km southeast of Zagreb and at an elevation of 96 m. Although 'brod' is the word 'ship' in modern Croatian, the city's name bears witness to an older meaning - 'water crossing', 'ford'. In 2009, the city was awarded "The most beautiful city in Croatia" award, given annually by the Croatian National Tourist Board.[2] Across the Sava lies the city of Brod, Bosnia and Herzegovina, also known as Bosanski Brod.

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  • Copyright: Nikola Nadas (NickVu) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 11 W: 0 N: 180] (187)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-07-30
  • Categories: Daily Life
  • Exposure: f/2.6, 1/500 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2013-07-30 13:12
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