shopping in Dubrovnik

Shopping in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik has never been a major shopping destination, but it nevertheless has a variety of places to shop for clothes, souvenirs, handicrafts and food. The Old Town is the number one place for visitors to go shopping, but most offerings along Stradun are geared towards tourists and, while the offer is varied, it also comes…

Dubrovnik day trips

Dubrovnik Day Trips

Dubrovnik is a wonderful holiday destination in itself, but also makes a perfect base for day trips to the nearby islands and historic towns along the Adriatic coast. For visitors looking to stay on the Dubrovnik riviera for an extended period of time, there are plenty of day trips to choose from once they have…

Dubrovnik Old Town

Dubrovnik Old Town

The Dubrovnik Old Town, the old core of the historic city of Dubrovnik, is by far the most visited part of the city and the home of Dubrovnik’s main attractions. Located at the foot of Mount Srđ, the Old Town holds a number of outstanding medieval, Renaissance and Baroque monuments and buildings. These include the…

where to stay in Dubrovnik

Where to Stay in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik is visited by hundreds of thousands of tourists each year and is the single most popular destination on the Croatian coast. As the number of foreign visitors keeps rising, so does the range of accommodation options, both in the city and in the surrounding area. While most tourists look for hotels and apartments in…

currency in croatia

Currency in Croatia

The currency used in Croatia is the Croatian kuna and not the euro, as many tourists believe. Even though the country joined the European Union in 2013, it has not yet adopted the official currency of the eurozone and it will be at least another few years before it does. The Croatian National Bank, which…

Hotel Astarea Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik Weather

Dubrovnik’s warm Mediterranean climate and sunny weather are among the many charms that make the famous old walled city one of the top tourist destinations on the Adriatic coast. The city has a borderline humid subtropical and Mediterranean climate, with hot, dry summers and mild, humid winters. What sets Dubrovnik weather apart from other Mediterranean…

holidays in Dubrovnik

Holidays in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik is the most popular holiday destination in Croatia and one of the top tourist hotspots on the Adriatic coast. The city’s preserved medieval walls, clear blue waters, sunny beaches, stunning mountain landscapes and untouched islands make it a perfect city break destination for anyone looking to relax and recharge in a unique, almost unworldly…

Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik se ubraja u jedne od najljepših sredozemnih turističkih odredišta, zahvaljujući svojoj bogatoj kulturnoj ostavštini, ugodnoj mediteranskoj klimi i posebnoj vegetaciji. Danas postoje mnoge teorije o nastanku Dubrovnika, a kao godina nastanka najčešće se spominje 7. stoljeće kada su se Latini sklonili od navale Avara i Slavena iz obližnjeg Epidauruma na području današnjeg Cavtata. U…