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Sitting tall on his marching horse , this statue of Ban josip Jelacic is the centre of attraction in this square located at the city centre of Zagreb. A great figure of Croatian history.
The square is also named after him and is the pride...More
This square is the heart of Zagreb. It was the focal point with large screens and huge bar tent when Croatia played in the World Cup. We were next door when the Dubrovnik Hotel was lifted off its foundations three times as Croatia scored in...More
The guy on the horse looked a lot cooler during the world cup finals when he was decked out in the checkered Croatia gear, but otherwise it is just a statue that you can look at for a few minutes at most.
I ask you, where else would you expect to find a statue of Ban Josip Jelacic but in Jelacic Square? Not to disappoint, here he sits atop his gallant steed.
Kinda nice to see him back here after being removed by Tito. Go Ban!!