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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...

10 things you didn’t know about Dubrovnik

Yes, we know that you’ve already heard that Dubrovnik’s second name is Pearl of the Mediterranean. It’s been attracting numerous tourist for a very...