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[16 Apr 2009 | No Comment | ]
TOWN DRAGACEVO

Dragacevo is a small town nested in the very heart of Western Serbia. Many perople say that it is the most picturesque area in Serba, and it has been well-known as »little Switzerland« for a long time. It is placed among and guarded by the bosoms of magnificent mountains: Ovcar, Jelica, Troglav and Golubac, through which flows the river Bjelica, the upper course of which is fast, and the lower is quiet. The Dragacevo area spreads among the towns Cacak, Kraljevo, Ivanjica, Arilje and Pozega on area of 661 km2, …

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VILLAGE GORNJA KRAVARICA

The village Gornja Kravarica is situated in the Lucani municipality, in Dragacevo, seven kilometres from the town Guca, and 160 kilometres from the capital of Serbia – Belgrade. It is situated at the spring area of the river which has the same name, among Golubac, Draca and Krstac, and it borders on villages: Rti, Donja Kravarica and Mirosaljci.
The name Kravarica is connected with the story which says that the cattle always found the best grass around the spring of a river in the village Gornji Rti, which exists today. That …

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TOWN GUCA

Guca – the center of the world-wide known Trumpet festival, is situated in the heart of Dragacevo, on the left bank of the river Bjelica, at the intersection of roads leading from Cacak via Jelica mountain, and from Kraljevo, via the village Kaona. This town, which has only about 3.000 inhabitants, is surrounded from all sides by hills and woods, so it is a real oasis for those who want to find peace.
Guca became well-known in the world owing to the Trumpet festival which takes place every year in Guca …

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CITY LUCANI

The town Lucani was mentioned for the first time in 1476. By building the chemical factory “Milan Blagojevic” in Lucani (from 1948 till 1952), the industrialization of the Dragacevo area started and the town Lucani was established. Records from 2002 say that there were 4.309 inhabitants and 1.493 households in Lucani at that time. Lucani has been the seat of the municipality since January 01, 1963, and, before that, the seat had been located in Guca. In spite of many cafes which were situated in the main street, this town …