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Marija Bistrica of Zagorje houses the famous, Shrine of the Virgin Mary, that thousands of pilgrims and tourists visit each year. The original church was first mentioned in 1334, and was later rebuilt and renamed several times. More recently the shrine was visited by the former Pope John Paul II in 1998 and a crowd of 500,000 Croats welcomed him.

 

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