- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... river from most parts of the town and is bookended by 2 fortified towers. Upon its completion it was the widest man made arch in the world and due to the unexplained complexities of how it was constructed it is classed among the greatest architectural works of its time. Mostar itself even means 'bridge-keeper' (mostari). I didn't realise it, but unfortunately I missed the annual bridge diving competition by a day, which would have been fantastic, but there ...
May 20, Dubrovnik, " the Pearl of the Adriatic" Beautiful approach to this city, and we enjoyed a slower start. Easy access to port as we are right at the dock. We took the public bus in to town no trouble at all, and met some very pleasant "Yanks" in the process.To start we ventured to the cable car to get great views over Dubrovnik.
The views behind over ...
... and much of the city was severely damaged. Most of the city has been rebuilt, but sadly, you can still see the remnants of the war. On the road leading to the city, we saw multiple cemeteries containing a massive number of graves. Those graves more than anything brought home the reality of the devastation that was wrought on the area. I deliberately ...
... the old bridge ( now quite new as it was destroyed in 1993 as were all the other bridges across the river),and the inside of my room mid afternoon ( to take advantage of the air conditioning). Enjoyable apart from the heat.
Also set out to climb to the top of one of the hills surrounding the town. Started just before 7 to beat the heat. I got about half way by 8.30 and then the heat beat me. Actually it was hot at 7 and I knew then I probably wouldn't make it. But I ...
... good enough the first day/night so I spent the time taking pictures of their famous bridge and walking through town.
The next day, however, I slept. All day. And took whatever medication the hostel owner gave me. And slept. And coughed. And coughed. And coughed. Thank goodness I stayed at Hostel Miran, a small family-run hostel, as they took amazing care of me. Miran even prepared this homemade warm, ...