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Porec Old Town, Porec

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See how a variety of cultural influences shaped Porec Old Town over the course of nearly 2,000 years. Illyrians, Romans, Franks, Venetians, Austro-Hungarians, French, Italians, and Slavs took turns governing the city. Take in remnants of the Roman period in the main streets and in the central Forum. Explore the town's rich heritage in museums and galleries, hosted in private houses and palaces. At the Euphrasian Basilica, admire the mosaics, which are some of the finest examples of Byzantine art in the world. Look for the Marafor, the fragments of an ancient church built on the alleged spot of Saint Maurus's martyrdom. Use our Porec trip planning tool to visit Porec Old Town on your trip to Porec, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Nice city when it's bad weather. There are nice restaurants and shopping. Many boat excursions with. The ice cream is amazing and coffee can be them.
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  • Beautiful town on the outskirts of Istrian. Anyone who goes here will never forget. The old town, its lively life, the many small cafes, restaurants, ancient buildings and small streets with rambling are all unforgettable.
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