68th dubrovnik summer festival

68th Dubrovnik Summer Festival 2017

The 68th Dubrovnik Summer Festival kicked off with The Hymn to Liberty and the raising of the Libertas flag in front of St. Blaise’s Church in July and will once again host a diverse program in the streets of the Old Town and locations across the city. The 2017 edition of Croatia’s oldest festival will…

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Things to Do in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik is a city of many charms, offering guests a diverse range of things to see and do and many ways to lose themselves in the region’s history, culture and landscape. Most travellers coming to Dubrovnik for the first time will start with the city’s main attractions – the medieval city walls and the many…

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Where to Stay in Dubrovnik 2017?

Dubrovnik offers countless accommodation options for long and short stays and welcomes hundreds of thousands of tourists to its hotels, villas and apartments each year. As the most popular tourist destination in the region, the old city has a long tradition of hospitality and offers guests everything they need for an unforgettable holiday: stunning beaches,…

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Game of Thrones Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik has provided the backdrop for a number of memorable scenes in HBO’s fantasy epic Game of Thrones, which has earned the old city record numbers of visitors in recent years. From season 2 to season 5, the walled city was the main filming location for King’s Landing and was used in a number of…

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Explore Walls of Dubrovnik

The Walls of Dubrovnik, the monumental defensive stone walls built around the Old Town, are the city’s single most visited attraction and the most recognizable feature of the UNESCO-protected old city. Considered one of the greatest and best preserved fortification systems from medieval times, the walls were built to protect the city from surprise enemy…

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Tradition in Dubrovnik: Linđo Dance

Linđo, a popular traditional dance of the Dubrovnik region, is part of most major festivities in the old city and one of the region’s most unique attractions. Linđo has been performed in the same manner for more than two centuries and is featured every year at the Dubrovnik Summer Festival, as well as at other…

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Best Destinations to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Europe

Europe has many outstanding destinations for New Year’s festivities, with most major cities celebrating the coming of the New Year by welcoming crowds with lots of food and drinks, live entertainment in the streets, and spectacular displays of fireworks over their best-known landmarks. New Year’s Eve comes only once a year and, while it can…

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Dubrovnik Traditional Specialties

Dubrovnik is known for its traditional cuisine and a number of specialties that have been passed on for many generations. The cuisine in the region is considered not only delicious, but also very healthy and nutritional, with plenty of seafood, vegetables, home-grown herbs and olive oil gracing the plate. Like other coastal cities in Croatia,…

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Romantic Wedding in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik is one of the world’s top destinations for romantic weddings, honeymoons and short romantic breaks. Theold city’s sights, sounds, hospitality and rich tourist offerings put it on many couples’ dream wedding wish list, while its proximity to other historic and natural landmarks in the region makes Dubrovnik an excellent choice for an extended romantic…