Pula (pronounced [pǔːla]; Laitin: Colonia Pietas Iulia Pola Pollentia Herculanea; Italian an Istro-Romanie: Pola; Slovene an Chakavian: Pulj, German: Polei, Auncient Greek: Πόλαι, Polae) is the lairgest ceety in Istria Coonty, Croatie, situatit at the soothren tip o the Istria peninsula, wi a population o 62,080 (2006). Lik the rest o the region, it is kent for its mild climate, smuith sea, an unspoiled naitur. The ceety haes a lang tradeetion o winemakin, fishin, shipbiggin, an tourism. Pula haes an aa been Istria's admeenistrative centre syne auncient Roman times.

Pula
Ceety
City of Pula
Grad PulaCittà di Pola[1]
Aerial view
Aerial view
Banner o Pula
Banner
Coat o airms o Pula
Coat o airms
Pula is locatit in Croatia
Pula
Pula
Location o Pula in Croatie
Coordinates: 44°52′N 13°51′E / 44.867°N 13.850°E / 44.867; 13.850Coordinates: 44°52′N 13°51′E / 44.867°N 13.850°E / 44.867; 13.850
KintraCroatie
CoontyIstria Coonty
Govrenment
 • MayorBoris Miletić (IDS)
Area
 • Ceety51.65 km2 (19.94 sq mi)
 • Land41.59 km2 (16.06 sq mi)
 • Water10.09 km2 (3.90 sq mi)  19.54%
Elevation
30 m (100 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Ceety57,191
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,900/sq mi)
 • Metro
57,765
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
52100
Aurie code052
Wabsteidpula.hr

Internaitional relationsEedit

Twin touns – sister ceetiesEedit

Pula is twinned wi:[2]

Ither furms o ceety partnership
Friendly relationships

ReferencesEedit

  1. The official site, see also the list of towns and municipalities in the Istria County (ref. to [1]) and the narodne-novine list (ref. to [2])
  2. "Međunarodna suradnja Grada Pule". Grad Pula (in Croatian an Italian). Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-05-05. Retrieved 2013-07-28.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  3. "Twin Towns – Graz Online – English Version". graz.at. Retrieved 5 January 2010.
  4. pula.hr: Građani Triera u posjeti gradu prijatelju Puli
  5. (Protocol of partnership and town twinning in 1997)
  6. "Международные Связи - Администрация муниципального образования город-герой Новороссийск" (in Russian). Retrieved 21 December 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  7. location of Croatian rebellion
  8. (syne 2003)
  9. (since 2002)