Viewing entries tagged
jurjevska

JJ Strossmayer - Today's Birthday Boy

Comment

JJ Strossmayer - Today's Birthday Boy

The tongue-breaking name (even for the locals) of Josip Juraj Strossmayer has an immense meaning for Croatian culture, science and education. This progressive personality was born on February 4th 1815, precisely 200 years ago. It would be impossible to go through his entire biography. Instead, I'm just going to suggest a  few picturesque spots to visit when you come to Zagreb, spots that carry the memory of this great benefactor

Comment