Zagreb is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Croatia, its political, administrative, business and cultural centre.

It has approximately 800 000 inhabitants (more then 1 million in the metropolitan area). It is situated on the bank of the Sava river and protected by the mountain Medvednica from the north.

Numerous museums and galleries reflect its rich history that dates back to Roman times.

Zagreb has a large number of elementary and secondery schools, several higher education institutions and one university, the University of Zagreb, founded in 1699.



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