Thousands of trimmed trees fill this cemetery, carving verdant stripes and shapes into a landscape otherwise dominated by gray graves. They look like topiary tombstones, planted to live alongside the traditional stone memorials to the dead.
The cemetery in Varaždin, Croatia, doubles as a beautiful, peaceful horticultural garden. Meticulously groomed trees crowd around the graves. Different sections of the graveyard display their own styles, creating a patchwork tapestry of manicured natural monoliths. Some resemble tall pillars or rounded rocks, while others seem to blend together in a continuous, bushy wall.
|Zagreb. Old Town. en||61.3km||site_izi|
|Ptuj Castle’s Collection of Traditional Carnival Masks||2019||37.2km||site_ao|
|Krapina Neanderthal Museum||2019||38.9km||site_ao|
|Veliki Tabor Castle||2019||54.6km||site_ao|
|Zrinjevac Meteorological Column||2019||61.5km||site_ao|
|The World’s Oldest Grape-Producing Vine||2018||58.9km||site_ao|
|Ludbreg’s ‘Center of the World’||2018||23.6km||site_ao|
|Richter’s Skyscrapers (Zagreba?ke Rakete)||1963||63.6km||site_brutalism|
|Residential Building “Jem?ev vrt”||58.7km||site_brutalism|
|Politi?ka Škola Josip Broz Tito (Political School Josip Broz Tito)||55.3km||site_brutalism|
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