Accommodation - Veig Palace
Language: - Croatian
You ever decide to visit our beautiful town, stay at
"Veig Palace" apartments and we will help You to enjoy Your holidays.
Split is Croatia’s second largest city, with about 200,000 people. It’s world-famous as the site of where Emperor Diocletian built his famous retirement palace around 298AD, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The palace, actually a walled compound for the Emperor’s family and army retinue, is still home to more than 3,000 people and is an amazing tapestry of almost two thousand years of history. Alive with shops, ancient alleys, dramatic architecture as well as locals hanging their wash and haggling over the price of fruit, the open-air palace is not to be missed.
Panorama of Split Panorama of Diocletian Palace
history of Split starts in 6th century BC when Greek
colony was taken by Roman Empire and it got Latin name “Spalato”. In
century AC Roman emperor Diocletian have built famous Diocletian palace
became a core of medieval and modern city. In 7th century AC Spalato
by Croatian Slavic invaders coming form Eastern Europe. From that
city Spalato became Croatian city with Slavic name Split and it had
from centuries to come Roman – Slavic cultural mix and Croatian
its self is also economical center of southern Croatia and Dalmatia
With around 2620 sunny hours in year Split is the third sunniest city in Croatia. Nowadays, Split is second largest city in Croatia and it is the largest port in Adriatic Sea. Split is economic, historical, tourist, transit, administrative and educational center of Mediterranean part of Croatia. With 14 km of clean beaches, unique life style, preserved history and various private accommodation city is just ideal location to enjoy your holidays.
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