The EU pillar of the Light Bridge will be’built’ on Friday 2 March 2018 and/or Saturday 3 March 2018 in the town of Korčula,Croatia, when the tower Great Revelin in Korčula will shine in red – the main colour of the Chinese flag – to coincide with the celebration of the Lantern Festival in China.
The local cultural events will take placetoo: the exhibition of the books collected in Korčula which are dedicated to the most famous traveller Marco Polo in the Korčula Culture Center as well asthe lecture held by Mr. Aljoša Milat „Marco Polo’s Links to Korčula“ in the Croatian language. The lecture will be attended by school pupils, tourist guides and local inhabitants. The purpose of the lecture is to explain the links of Marco Polo, the great traveller, with the town of Korčula, Croatia.
The events dedicated to Marco Polo and his connections with Korčula and China will be held in the restaurants in Korčula too. Photo of Revelin Tower in Korčula by Damir Pačić