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Lovely Statue with an Interesting Story

I found this great story (that follows) of the Maiden With the Seagull in the Croatia Times. "If... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
Deborah T
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Chicago, Illinois
Enjoyable seaside walk

The view is beautiful and there are many places to enjoy the beach or sit for a coffee. We walked... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
La J
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Kvarner Gulf embankment, Opatija, Croatia
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Reviewed 29 December 2018

The embankment walk is pleasant. This statue is a landmark along the 'boardwalk' amid the gardens. I was amazed that the quiet walk, watching others boating, sunning, and swimming was both tranquil and memorable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank petercatpv
Reviewed 21 December 2018

The Maiden with the Seagull is an attraction for anyone visiting Opatija. It replaced a statue that was damaged in a storm and is now located next to St. Jacob's church in the central part of Opatija. The statue makes a good object for photographers....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Richard N
Reviewed 5 December 2018

We walked miles along the sea, this was one of many statues/sculptures that we encountered along the way.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MLBJ
Reviewed 11 November 2018

I found this great story (that follows) of the Maiden With the Seagull in the Croatia Times. "If you take a stroll along the Lungomare from the scenic village of Volosko into Opatija, Croatia’s first resort town, you can’t miss her. As you round a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Not much to see. I would put it in the “ok....” category. You can walk to it on the sea walkway. But really it is just a statue near the waters edges. Don’t feel bad if you miss it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tosakes
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Although it's a memory of a sad event, it's a nice statue. It suits perfectly well with the spirit of the latter days along the lungomare. I think Croatia has done a wonderful retuning of the Sissi period, adapted to modern comfort

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mik S
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

The view is beautiful and there are many places to enjoy the beach or sit for a coffee. We walked around to see the statue and it is near to the gardens which are also lovely

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank La J
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Looking over the ocean is this wonderful sculpture. Close by a great hotel/restaurant. Nice to sit outside and enjoy a lunch or just cappuccino

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank luise1
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Really lovely location and gorgeous view of the seaside town Pretty sculpture and picture perfect waterfront

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Leslie8888
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this statue on a walk with the sea. Beautiful at sunset. Nice photo opportunities. Definitely worth a look.

Date of experience: August 2018
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