Travel Blogs from Dubrovnik
... beautiful seaside seen its share of struggles in the 90s as this area tried to become part of an independent nation, CROATIA. Especially here in Dubrovnik, the Croats and the Serbs fought to gain control. Much bloodshed and lives lost. Croatians won their fight to gain control. Since then Croatia has been peaceful and become a huge popular tourist destination. ...
... was not. I’m still not sure which one I liked better. Split was more cramped with stores at every twist and turn, modern growing amongst the old… but Dubrovnik is 100% movie scene old. No wonder it’s one of the main sets for the TV series Game of Thrones. All you have to do is take the odd sign down, hide the scooters and you are transported back hundreds of years. We walked the walls, which was hot but great. ...
... were able to see where they filmed for King's Landing, the actual spot where Geoffrey dies and the port of King's landing. They even had a few props still there cause it was easier not to carry them back and forth. The island of Loum which you could see from "King's Landing" was also the filming set of the undying, and where the dragons are stolen! Kata really enjoyed herself and it was interesting to see how ...
... white churning ocean. The walls were never attacked, except for a brief invasion in91/92. Dubrovnik is commonly known as the diamond of the Adriatic, or the Jewel of Croatia, and it is easy to see why, even in the rain. We spent our first hour walking the walls and looking at the city from above. Around the perimeter we could see little courtyards, framed by pomegranate and lime trees. In the rain there were only a ...
... balance and had to take a few steps back. So this incredible wall that has been built over the centuries to protect from potential attacks was never actually attacked, until the civil war in the 90s. It offered refuge for the residents to hide in while the Yuggoslavian National Army attacked the city. Even though it was hundreds of years old, it still served an incredible purpose and did not fall under attack. ...
Other places to stay in Dubrovnik
Iva Dulcica 38, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $157
Iva Dulcica 34, Dubrovnik | 4 star hotelfrom $220
Masarykov put 20, Dubrovnik | 5 star hotelfrom $243
- Luxury hotel
- Great hotel/place
- Brilliant place
Iva Dulcica 140, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $179
- Top 3 star Dubrovnik hotel !!!
- Basic, but good value and convenient
- Value for money
Setaliste Kralja Zvonimira 39, Dubrovnik | 4 star hotelfrom $205
- Happy at the Grand
- Great location and very good value for money
- Great hotel, would certainly go back.
Liechtensteinov Put 3, Dubrovnik | 5 star hotelfrom $217
Lapadska Obala 37, Dubrovnik | 4 star hotelfrom $189
- Don't do dinner at the lapad
- The best & worst of the hotel lapad
- Nice view
Iva Dulcica 142, Dubrovnik | 4 star hotelfrom $252
Frana Supila 14, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $282
- Great hotel, fantastic views
- Superb Hotel with Fantastic Sea Views!
- Wonderful hotel - beautiful city
Iva Dulcica 36, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $138
Kardinala Stepinca 31, Dubrovnik | 4 star hotelfrom $215
- A lovely friendly place
- Very nice place
- My View
Frana Supila 12, Dubrovnik | 5 star hotelfrom $288
- Perfect in Every Way!
- When is a sea view not a sea view?
- Amazing views of an enchanting city
Iva Vojnovica 14, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $155
- Good location (if you've got a car), ok hotel
- Good hotel
- Comfortable, Clean with good location
Masarykov put 4, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $29
Kardinala Stepinca 31, Dubrovnik | 5 star hotelfrom $229
Marijana Blazica 2, Dubrovnik | 5 star hotelfrom $300
- Charming hotel in beautiful Dubrovnik
- This was really an outstanding hotel!
- Great hotel
Setaliste Kralja Zvonimira 56, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $127
- Un bon point de départ pour explorer la Vieille Ville
- Great location for a lovely break !
- Costa Del Sol Style Hotel
Pera Cingrije 7, Dubrovnik | 5 star hotelfrom $305
- Very impressive!!
- Fantastic Views. Friendly staff.
- Ne parle pas français
Sv. Mihajla 21, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $109
Palmoticeva 20, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Masarykov Put 10, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $156
Masarykov put 6, Dubrovnik | 4 star hotelfrom $168
- Wundervolle Erfahrung
- Ausgezeichnetes Hotel!
- Erstklassig in jeder Hinsicht!
38 Obala Stjepana Radica, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Masarykov put 9, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $72
Set. Marka Marojice 40, Dubrovnik | 3 star hotelfrom $63