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Maribor



Introduction of Maribor
City of Slovenia, on the Drava River, near the Austrian border, approximately 65 mi NE of Ljubljana. On the site of a Roman settlement, the present city was known from the 10th century and was important as a Hapsburg trading center in Styria until its transfer in 1919 to Yugoslavia. It has a 12th-century Gothic cathedral, a 15th-century castle, and a fine Renaissance town hall.

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