About Šibenik

Šibenik is a historic town in Croatia, located in central Dalmatia where the river Krka flows into the Adriatic Sea.Šibenik is a political, educational, transport, industrial and tourist center of Šibenik-Knin county with a city population of 34,000.

Šibenik has a Mediterranean climate, with mild, humid winters and hot, dry summers. January and February are the coldest months, July and August are the hottest months. In July the average maximum temperature is around 30 °C (86 °F).

Built between 1431 and 1535, St. Jacob’s Cathedral witnessed important exchanges in the area of monumental art between North Italy, Dalmatia and Tuscany in the 15th and 16th centuries. Three architects – Francesco di Giacomo, George of Dalmatia and Nicholas of Florence – developed a structure fully made of stone, by using a unique technique for the cathedral’s dome. The result is a harmonious stone whole, arrangement methods and absolute harmony within the cathedral.

The Kornati archipelago is the most densely grouped cluster of islands in the Mediterranean, consisting of 152 islands, isles and reefs.

Šibenik offers a unique ambiance of history, art and culture and makes a special highlight on the Adriatic coast.

Krka National Park lies about 10km inland from Šibenik. The top attraction of the Park are its magnificent waterfalls, including the famous Skradinski Buk falls which are one of Croatia’s most famous sights.

Šibenik is a town set apart from other Croatian coastal towns by a unique combination of a famous past, natural beauties and fascinating landscape.

In the Dalmatian Ethno Village, the hectic pace and noise of the city fade away as you get more acquainted with the special charms of ancient customs and numerous indigenous delicacies.

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CESAR 2015

You are also invited to participate in "CESAR 2015" which will also take place in Šibenik immediately after the symposium.

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