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The origin of the name Dubrovnik

In ancient times, the mountain of Srđ featured a dense oak forest called Dubrava (dub=oak, dubrava=oak grove). The people thus connected it with the...

Dubrovnik historical facts: things you probably didn’t know about Dubrovnik

Like a pearl of set in the turquoise of the Adriatic, Dubrovnik is a favourite place for writers, artists and travellers. It is an...