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Vukovar Water Tower

Vukovar 32000, Croatia
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This is a reminder of the war, within recent history, and the genocide that took place here. not so... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
dennis y
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Belmont, California
Reminder of the war

Preserved with bullet holes as a reminder of the terrible war Should be kept like this for... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
j d
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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
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Vukovar 32000, Croatia
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a reminder of the war, within recent history, and the genocide that took place here. not so very long ago. It is being restored. vukovar is still trying to recover.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Preserved with bullet holes as a reminder of the terrible war Should be kept like this for generations to see

Thank j d
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

This Water tower is the place that should be visited when going to Vukovar. Even it is visible almost from everywhere it is worth to go there and see it from near. Currently (April 2018.) it is under reconstruction. After finishing,there will be restaurant on...More

Thank Alen S
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

This water tower was only built in 1960, and it is a utilitarian, not very attractive part of the city. It stands in a public park and the reason it is famous, and why it has become a tourist attraction is because it became a...More

Thank Gabriel H
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Vukovar Water Tower is a clear example of the destruction caused by a war; a symbol of the city of Vukovar which shows the suffering of the population of that city and of the country of Croatia in general in the War of Independence following...More

1  Thank periandro
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

I recently visited Vukovar. During and after my visit I have been learning about the conflict and war that propelled Vukovar into the headlines for all the wrong reasons and, despite having followed it on TV at the time, I realised how little I knew....More

1  Thank ArryAwk
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The water tower is a must-see for anyone who's coming to Vukovar. The place has been left as a monument in the exact state in which the war left it, but its history is much older than the war.

1  Thank Sgt_Oddball
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

This tower can be seen for miles and is a grim reminder of the war time and bombing that took place in this town.

1  Thank scvrose
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

I recently viewed and photographed the Vukovar Water Tower while on a Danube River Cruise. The Water Tower has been left in ruins since the Croatian War of Independence in 1991. Many people lost their lives in this fight between the Croatians and the Serbian...More

1  Thank Radiohutch
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

The water tower is one of the symbols of resistance of Vukovar during the Homeland War. The tower is 164 feet tall and holds 2200 cubic meters of water. It is riddled with holes from being bombed by the Serbians in the Croatian War and...More

1  Thank ITRT
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