THE TOWN CRES - POSITION

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Cres is a little fortified town, with a dense urban structure, situated at the bottom of a well protected inlet on the western side of the island having the same name. Built-up area of present-day town Cres expands in the shape of a horse-shoe by the northern border of a spacious town ,s harbour, stretching 1800 m long and 800 m wide. Cres has a leading role on the island due to its central position in relation to sea-routes and connections to major north-Adriatic ports.

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