Want to go on an adventurous holiday this summer? Consider flying to Dubrovnik! Hugging the beautiful Adriatic Sea, Dubrovnik is a breathtaking walled city with an amazing Old Town. It can be best described as the ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’.
Dubrovnik boasts a rich history, jaw-dropping sights and loads of fun-packed activities to indulge in and enjoy.
As the Old Town of Dubrovnik seems like a warren of small streets, you may consider it hard to navigate but actually it’s not! Just follow the sign boards; to find your way to your favorite destinations.
There are several ways to commute around the city, but it is advisable to get around on foot; it’s more fun especially if you are up for sightseeing and wish to go back in time and relive the history. Dubrovnik was bombarded heavily during the Croatian War of Independence. Although the damages to the city have been repaired, if you look closely you’ll be easily able to see bullet marks in the stone houses.
Some places you must visit include Roland’s Column, Bell Tower, Sponza Palace and Placa Stradun. Don’t forget to walk along the city walls. They are 2km long and offer great views of the city.
Relax and indulge in water activities in Dubrovnik. The city has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The most popular one is the Sunj beach on the island of Lopud. Swim, scuba dive, ride a banana boat, wind surf, rent a pedallo, or discover the picturesque coves near Dubrovnik beaches, the list is really endless!