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Tučepi is located on the Adriatic coast of Dalmatia known as Makarska riviera.

Riviera is an Italian common name which means "coastline", derived from Old French. It came to be applied as a proper name to the coast of Liguria, in the form Riviera Ligure, then shortened to Riviera. The two areas currently known in English as "The Riviera" without additional qualification are:

Riviera may be applied to any coastline, especially one that is warm and popular with tourists. Such places called Riviera include:

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