Aklapela Festival

The 2018 Aklapela Festival will be held in Dubrovnik from April 6 to 8. The festival will once again host some of the best Croatian klapas, a cappella groups, at two of Dubrovnik’s historic landmarks. Klapas are traditional groups dedicated to preserving the authentic regional klapa singing, without instrumental accompaniment and little to no help…

Dubrovnik FestiWine 2018

Dubrovnik FestiWine

The 2018 Dubrovnik FestiWine, the wine festival of the Dubrovnik-Neretva County, will be held from April 16 to 22 at the recently renovated Sunset Beach in Lapad Bay in Dubrovnik. The event will bring together more than 100 regional winemakers for six days of wine tasting and presentations to wine professionals and other visitors. The…

Dubrovnik romantic holidays

Romantic Getaways to Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik is one of the most popular Mediterranean destinations for a romantic holiday. The city’s warm ambience, scenic beaches and monumental cityscape of the Old Town draw countless couples for weekend getaways and extended family vacations each year, offering refuge in the otherworldly streets, secluded corners, and charming local restaurants serving the region’s best dishes.

Fathier Star Wars

Star Wars Locations in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik made a brief, but memorable appearance in Disney’s fantasy epic Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi as Canto Bight, a casino city introduced to the space saga in the 2017 feature. The fictional city, a playground for the galaxy far far away’s gamblers, war profiteers and the ultrarich, is situated by a…


Dubrovnik Forts

Dubrovnik forts are one of the Old Town’s most recognizable features. The five monumental fortresses – Revelin, Minčeta, Bokar, Lovrijenac and St. John’s Fortress – tower over the city walls and offer some the best views of the Dubrovnik’s historic core. Three of these – Minčeta Tower, Fort Bokar and St. John’s Fortress – are…

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…

Walls of Dubrovnik

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…


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…


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…