Koprivnica

January 21, 2010 by  
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The City of Koprivnica is located in Podravina region, it is a central settlement in the the region. Koprivnica won the status of a royal free town as far back as in the year 1356.

The old panorama of the town, still discernable to this day, emerged in the 16th century after the Turkish incursions into the area, when a strong earthwork fortress was built around the settlement with four bastions and four towers. Read more