What is Zagreb?

  • (noun): The capital of Croatia.


Zagreb (; names in other languages) is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Croatia. It is located in the northwest of the country, along the Sava river, at the southern slopes of the Medvednica mountain. Zagreb lies at an elevation of approximately 122 m (400 ft) above sea level. In the last official census of 2011, the population of the settlement of Zagreb was 792,875. The wider Zagreb metropolitan area includes the City of Zagreb and the separate Zagreb County with a population of 390,642, bringing the total metropolitan area population up to 1,219,899. It is the only metropolitan area in Croatia with a population of over one million.

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Arena Zagreb
... Arena Zagreb is a multi-purpose sports hall located in the southwestern part of Zagreb, Croatia (in the Lanište neighborhood of Novi Zagreb) ... The Croatian Government and the City Government of Zagreb held a public tender for the construction of a sports hall in order to host games in the 2009 ... The Consortium engaged studio UPI-2M from Zagreb, specially for this project to create and produce a unique design for Arena Zagreb ...
Highways In Croatia - Motorways
... There are several exceptions to this, namely Zagreb (Lučko) - Bosiljevo 2 section of the A1 motorway, the A6 and the A7 motorways which are managed by Autocesta Rijeka ...
Antun Augustinčić - Gallery
... Sorrow, monument at the Vajda family tomb, Mirogoj cemetery in Zagreb, 1930 Monument to Liberators of Niš, 1937 Józef Piłsudski monument in Katowice, Poland, 1936-39 Monument ...