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Zlatibor District
Zlatibor District

Zlatibor District (Zlatiborski okrug) is a region of the western, mountainous part of the Republic of Serbia. The district was named after the mountain region of Zlatibor and encompasses the municipalities of: Image File history File links Reg_zlatiborski_mala. ... Serbia and Montenegro  â€“ Serbia    â€“ Kosovo and Metohia        (UN administration)    â€“ Vojvodina  â€“ Montenegro Official language Serbian1 Capital Belgrade Area  â€“ Total  â€“ % water  88,361 km²  n/a Population  â€“ Total (2002)     (not includinding data for Kosovo and Metohia Province)  â€“ Density  7. ... The Coat of Arms of Zlatibor Zlatibor is a mountain in the western part of Serbia, part of the Dinaric Alps. ...

  • Bajina Bašta
  • Kosjerić
  • Užice
  • Požega
  • Čajetina
  • Arilje
  • Nova Varoš
  • Prijepolje
  • Sjenica
  • Priboj

According to the 2002 Census Data, the Zlatibor District has a population of 312,810 people. The city of Užice is the administrative seat of the district. Bajina BaÅ¡ta was established on the remains of the Turkish settlement of Pljeskovo which was situated on the right bank of the Drina River between the confluence of the Rača and Pilica Rivers, under the eastern foothills of Tara Mountain. ... Kosjeric is a town in Western Serbia. ... Užice (Ужице) is a city located in Serbia and Montenegro at 43. ... Požega (Hungarian Pozsega) is a town in Croatia; elevation 152 m, population 28,948 (2001). ... Prijepolje is a town in the RaÅ¡ka District in Serbia and Montenegro, located at 43°23′ N 19°38′ E. Eval. ... Priboj (Прибој) is a city located in Serbia and Montenegro at 43. ... Užice (Ужице) is a city located in Serbia and Montenegro at 43. ...

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Tourism

The Zlatibor District is home to several popular tourist destinations. Visitors can seek refuge on the slopes of Zlatibor Mountain, explore the natural beauty of Tara National Park, float down the Drina River or cruise the vast expanse of Lake Perućac, ride the unique rail experience known as Šargan Eight, visit the traditional ethnic village of Mokra Gora, tour the massive World War II monument of Kadinjača Memorial Complex, immerse themselves in the history of Užice and its importance as a independent stronghold throughout its many centuries of life, and stop at various other points of interest in between these destinations. The Coat of Arms of Zlatibor Zlatibor is a mountain in the western part of Serbia, part of the Dinaric Alps. ... Tara national park is located in the mountainous region of western Serbia. ... The Drina is a river on the border of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia and Montenegro. ... Užice (Ужице) is a city located in Serbia and Montenegro at 43. ...


Religious Monuments

In the vicinity of Bajina Bašta stands the Rača Monastery, built in the 13th century. Over its long history, this monastery was destroyed several times and then reconstructed. Rača Monastery's final destruction (after the Turks and the Austro-Hungarian Army), came at the hands of the Bulgarian army in 1943. It was renovated and restored after the end of World War II. The church was an important center of transcription and illumination of Serbia's manuscripts, with its famed monks known as the Račani, during the 17th century. Bajina BaÅ¡ta was established on the remains of the Turkish settlement of Pljeskovo which was situated on the right bank of the Drina River between the confluence of the Rača and Pilica Rivers, under the eastern foothills of Tara Mountain. ... (12th century - 13th century - 14th century - other centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 13th century was that century which lasted from 1201 to 1300. ... 1943 is a common year starting on Friday. ... World War II was a truly global conflict with many facets: immense human suffering, fierce indoctrinations, and the use of new, extremely devastating weapons like the atom bomb World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a mid-twentieth-century conflict that engulfed much of the globe. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ...


The Mileševa Monastery, built in 1234 near Prijepolje, was the endowment of King Vladislav, the son of Stephen the First-Crowned. This monastery was the second most important in Serbia, after it received the bones of Serbia's most-revered partriarch, St. Sava, in 1236. The monastery has been destroyed and rebuilt several times, though luckily, 100 compositions, frescoes of individual figures, and fragments of important religious icons have been preserved. The most famous icon of Mileševa is The White Angel fresco, a famous, widely-used religious icon throughout Serbia. Events Canonization of Saint Dominic Collapse of the Jin Dynasty (1115-1234) Deaths Emperor Chukyo of Japan Emperor Go-Horikawa of Japan Monarchs/Presidents Aragon - James I King of Aragon and count of Barcelona (reigned from 1213 to 1276) Castile - Ferdinand III, the Saint King of Castile and Leon (reigned... Prijepolje is a town in the RaÅ¡ka District in Serbia and Montenegro, located at 43°23′ N 19°38′ E. Eval. ... Stephen Ladislaus I (Stefan Vladislav I, Стефан Владислав I) (died after 1264) was Serb king from 1233 up to 1242, son of Stefan Prvovenčani and son-in-law of Bulgarian tzar Ivan Asen II. He overthrew his older brother, king Radoslav and succeeded with help from his father-in-law. ... Stefan Prvovenčani (lit. ... Saint Sava (1175 or 1176 - January 12, 1235 or 1236), originally the prince Rastko Nemanjic (son of the Serbian king Stefan Nemanja and brother of Stefan Prvovencani, founder of the Serbian medieval state), is the first Serb archbishop (1219-1233) and the most important saint in the Serbian Orthodox Church. ... // Events May 6 - Roger of Wendover, Benedictine monk and chronicler of St Albanss Abbey dies. ... Fresco by Dionisius representing Saint Nicholas. ...


Industry

The most prominent active economic organizations in the municipality of Užice are the copper and aluminium mill in Sevojno, the "Prvi partizan" metal combine, the "Froteks" textile industry, and "Kadinjača" garment industry.


In Priboj the FAP factory produces trucks and buses, which are then exported throughout the world, and the combined companies FAP-FAMOS produces passenger cars. FAP is a three-letter acronym. ...


External links

  • UE.co.yu (In Serbian)
  • Uzice.net (In Serbian)

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Zlatibor District - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (334 words)
Zlatibor District (Zlatiborski okrug) is a region of the western, mountainous part of the Republic of Serbia.
The district was named after the mountain region of Zlatibor and encompasses the municipalities of:
The city of Užice is the administrative seat of the district.
Zlatibor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (616 words)
Zlatibor (Cyrillic: Златибoр) is a mountain region in the western part of Serbia, part of the Dinaric Alps.
Zlatibor is situated between 43° 31' N, and 43° 51' N, and between 19° 28' E, and 19° 56' E. Zlatibor is administratively divided into three municipalities of Serbia: Čajetina, Užice and Nova Varoš, in the Zlatibor District.
Zlatibor is located in the northern part of the Stari Vlah region, a historical border region between Raška, Herzegovina and Bosnia.
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