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Pula
Ceety
City of Pula
Grad PulaCittà di Pola[1]
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Coat of arms
Pula is located in Croatia
Pula
Pula
Location o Pula in Croatie
Coordinates: 44°52′N 13°51′E / 44.867°N 13.850°E / 44.867; 13.850
Kintra Croatie
Coonty Istria Coonty
Government
 • Mayor Boris Miletić (IDS)
Area
 • Ceety 51.65 km2 (19.94 sq mi)
 • Land 41.59 km2 (16.06 sq mi)
 • Water 10.09 km2 (3.90 sq mi)  19.54%
Elevation 30 m (100 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Ceety 57,191
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,900/sq mi)
 • Metro 57,765
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 52100
Aurie code 052
Website pula.hr

Pula (pronounced [pǔːla]; Laitin: Colonia Pietas Iulia Pola Pollentia Herculanea; Italian an Istro-Romanie: Pola; Slovene an Chakavian: Pulj, German: Polei, Auncient Greek: Πόλαι, Polae) is the lairgest ceety in Istria Coonty, Croatie, situatit at the soothren tip o the Istria peninsula, wi a population o 62,080 (2006). Lik the rest o the region, it is kent for its mild climate, smuith sea, an unspoiled naitur. The ceety haes a lang tradeetion o winemakin, fishin, shipbiggin, an tourism. Pula haes an aa been Istria's admeenistrative centre syne auncient Roman times.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns – sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Pula is twinned wi:[2]

  • Austrick Graz, Austrick (syne 1972, partnership established in 1961)[3]
  • Germany Trier, Germany (syne 8 September 1970)[4]
  • Italy Imola, Italy (syne 1972)
  • Italy Verona, Italy (syne 1982)
  • Croatie Čabar, Croatie (syne 1974)
  • Slovenie Kranj, Slovenie (syne 1974)
Ither furms o ceety partnership
Friendly relationships

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. The official site, see also the list of towns and municipalities in the Istria County (ref. to [1]) and the narodne-novine list (ref. to [2])
  2. "Međunarodna suradnja Grada Pule". Grad Pula (in Croatian, Italian). Archived from the original on 2012-05-05. Retrieved 2013-07-28. 
  3. "Twin Towns – Graz Online – English Version". graz.at. Retrieved 5 January 2010. 
  4. pula.hr: Građani Triera u posjeti gradu prijatelju Puli
  5. (Protocol of partnership and town twinning in 1997)
  6. "Международные Связи - Администрация муниципального образования город-герой Новороссийск" (in Russian). Retrieved 21 December 2011. 
  7. location of Croatian rebellion
  8. (syne 2003)
  9. (since 2002)