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Vilaja Mountain (739 m) is a lovely and little known coastal karst mountain in Croatia, whose slopes do not reach the sea.

It belongs to a branch of the Dinaric Alps of Dalmatia. It is poorly researched, her map does not exist, yet.

There is a hiking trail to the top. Vegetation cover is generally low vegetation, the northern slopes are forested with decidous

species, while the south side is mostly cover with bushy plants and grasses.

While in mountain, i stumbled the hawthorn tree, full of red fruits. Many scientists believe that hawthorn is one of the plants

that prevent the development of heart disease and cancer. Traditional folk pharmacy thought same, very long ago! Superstitions,

in turn, connects to a hawthorn stake through the effective destruction of the vampires, thrusting it into the vampire's heart(!),

while in the form of a magic wand hawthorn effectively does to all that is bad(!). As for me, in the vicinity of the hawthorn, i felt


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Comments (8)

Renáta Kuss on October 11, 2011

Thank you for sharing your wealth of knowledge with us...and the remarkable view through the magical hawthorn tree! (((Prickly hugs))) >>L&F<<

zoran.kamencic on October 11, 2011

Lep pogled na planinu. Like.


Voar Alto on October 12, 2011

Nice Christmas card Zlatan,snow on background?L:Eduardo.

Zlatan Lipljanac on October 13, 2011

I ova mi se svidja

Mi li on July 4, 2013

Lovely photo-----Very good ! I like it.

Πολύ ωραία! Μου αρέσει! Τις καλύτερες ευχές μου, Νίκος

Giannino NO VIEWS on March 16, 2014

very nice colors - L I K E - Greetings from Rome - Gianni

see my best photos

Zlatan Olić on June 24, 2014


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  • Uploaded on October 10, 2011
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    by Zlatan Olić
    • Camera: OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP. u780,S780
    • Taken on 2011/08/13 16:40:06
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    • Focal Length: 6.40mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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