Dubrovnik city guide
The Pearl of the Adriatic’s many treasures
Located in Croatia’s deep south on the coast of the Adriatic Sea, Dubrovnik combines photogenic cliffs and isolated coves, making it a highly popular seaside vacation spot. It is also a city rich in history, dotted with glorious old residences, churches and fortifications. Its medieval Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site (and the setting for several locations on Game of Thrones). Add in great food, lively bars and plentiful sunshine, and it’s no wonder that Dubrovnik has emerged as one of the most popular destinations in the Adriatic. Below are just some of the city’s highlights. For more hotspots, don't forget to visit the local sites that our five notable locals frequent in town.
Words by Alexandra Schmidt