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DUBROVNIK AND NERETVA COUNTY

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In the pace of nature

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In order to experience the pace of nature in the Neretva Valley even better, the locals continuously invest effort in the development of new content, the accompanying infrastructure, and education. A lot of those novelties will be introduced by the end of 2020 through the "Promoting sustainable development of the natural heritage of the Neretva Valley" project, co-financed by European Union funds, with the slogan "Ritam prirode / Pace of nature". The Vrata Neretve Visitor's Center and Hiking Cabin, in Baćina, near the city of Ploče, will soon become a must-visit site for all guests in the area. In an interesting and modern way, through multimedia and didactic content, it will present their world of natural heritage and protected nature, including special ornithological reserves, biodiversity, and geographical diversity of the Neretva Valley. The Natural History Museum in Metković, dedicated to the geology, speleology, and bio-speleology of the Neretva Valley will also receive upgrades to part of its exhibition, along with additional multimedia. Trovro, the highest mountain in the town of Rogotin, near the city of Ploče, which offers a unique view of the valley and the trail that leads to it, will also get a new look. The plateau at the top of the mountain will be renewed, along with the horticultural design of the

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