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Zagreb, the capital of Croatia was our first stop in the country on December 31st
City Hall
Opera House
Statues honoring heroes include
Scientists (Tesla)
and Warriors
A walking tour of the city includes churches and Christmas Markets
The Zagreb Christmas Market was voted the "Best in Europe"
We watched the fireworks on New Years Eve from the 17th floor of our hotel
We returned to the same hotel on Jan 12th - no fireworks but
we did watch the European Championship Handball Tournament on TV
Handball? Think soccer but using hands not feet
Croatia beat archrival Serbia before a sellout crowd in the first round of competition