Friday, February 14, 2014

Parenzo

March 31, 2010 by  
Filed under Histria and Kvarner

Parenzo

Porec (Parenzo) – settled since the neolithic period, Poreč, which stands on a narrow peninsula, was an important Roman garrison Later, during the first millennium, it developed as an early Christian community and an influential bishopric. It chose Venetian rule over that of Byzantium in the 1267, the first Istrian town to do so. A [...]