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The Croatian Language

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Some claim that Odysseus, hero of Homer’s epic ‘The Odyssey’, fought with the Cyclops Polyphemus in the Grapčeva Cave on Hvar Island.

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Outside of the Jelsa Municipality, Hvar Island’s three main towns and their surrounding areas offer much to delight visitors.

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The Lavender Trails

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Divers’ Pearls

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St. Rocco’s Chapel, Jelsa

St. Rocco’s Chapel on the outskirts of Jelsa is a charming reminder of the importance of votive chapels to believers.