terça-feira, 12 de maio de 2015

PALAGRUZA - 30 das 100 belas ilhas que pretendo visitar antes de morrer 12






PALAGRUZA ou PELAGOSA

Palagruža (pronounced [palǎɡruːʒa]; from Ancient greek Pelagousae Πελαγούσαι from pèlagos, sea, Italian: Pelagosa) is a small, remote Croatian archipelago in the middle of the Adriatic Sea.

It consists of one larger island, called Vela or Velika ('Great') Palagruža, and a smaller one, Mala ('Little') Palagruža, as well as a dozen nearby rocks and
reefs composed of dolomite. 

All the main islets are in the form of steep ridges.

The place is some 123 kilometres (76 miles) south of Split, Croatia, and 53 km (33 mi) east of the Gargano peninsula, Italy.

 It is visible from land only from other remote islands of Italy and Croatia. 

Palagruža is further south than the mainland peninsula of Prevlaka, making it the southernmost point of the Republic of Croatia. 

It is uninhabited, except by lighthouse staff and occasional summer tourists. It can be reached only by a chartered motor-boat, requiring a journey of two to three hours from the island of... LINK 

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