Dubrovnik, Croatia summarized
An old city, Dubrovnik is one of the favorite tourist destinations in Croatia. It is a scenic city set by the sea, offering travelers' postcard quality views anywhere they visit. Such a beauty is not missed by the meticulous eyes of the powers may be as even in as early as 1979, the city has already been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This beautiful city is also nicknamed as the "Pearl of the Adriatic", in reference to what it is as a place on the Adriatic Sea. Although catastrophic events such as the earthquake of 1667 have damaged many of the old structures, including a number of Renaissance buildings, the city has retained many important landmarks and buildings. One only has to visit the Old Town to see most of these amazing landmarks. Among the favorite attractions in the Old Town are the Old Port, Placa Stradun, Rector's Palace, Sponza Palace, Pile Gate, and the Bell Tower. Don't forget to stroll along the walls of the city, features that have made Dubrovnik quite famous in the world. Not only will you be in awe of the amazing yet old architecture of these walls but will also find the views spectacular from these high vantage points.
'I want to bathe in this. I would like to frolic in this wine. Where is my toga?' These funny words were said about the Croatian wine by an American chef, author and television personality while on a visit to Croatia.
A Place of Good Vine and Even Better People
Dubrovnik is one of the most gorgeous cities in Croatia. It lies near the Adriatic Sea, in the region of Dalmatia. The people are proudly saying that Dubrovnik is one of the most visited tourist attractions in the Mediterranean Sea. No wonder why this beauty joined the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites in the year 1979. The city is not only famous for its picturesque beaches, but also for a bunch of historical and architectural sites: ancient city walls, old town, Placa Thoroughfare and many others. Are you ready to pack your pack and pay a visit to this gorgeous European resort? Then go ahead and read some information about Dubrovnik hotels in case you will need some good advice. We assure you, all hotels in Dubrovnik are welcoming and hospitable, you just need to find the one that will suit your plans, your budget or the location that you are willing to spend you future holiday.
Affordable Accommodation in Dubrovnik
So let's begin with some budget accommodation in Dubrovnik. Actually, there is a quite huge amount of cheap hotels that would not make you pay too much money and will provide you with the most important services: hot and cold running water, hot meals and absolutely friendly staff. You should definitely go and search for some information on the Internet, but in case your journey starts only in few days, you can check in these absolutely beautiful cheap hotels in Dubrovnik: Hotel Petka, Hotel Sumratin, Hotel Perla, Kamara Dubrovnik or the Hotel Ivka.
The Best and Most Luxurious Places to Stay in Dubrovnik
In case you are not traveling on the budget, why not try on some great classy and luxurious Dubrovnik hotels: the Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik, Hotel Bellevue Dubrovnik, Royal Princess Hotel or the Rixos Hotel Libertas. These hotels in Dubrovnik are well known for having the sweetest staff, best rooms with stunning views and some really great local cuisine that will make your holiday even more special.
The Soul of Adriatic Sea
So, do you already feel like going? These are some quick tips for those who want to see a more different view of the city. Go along and check out some island tours that you will be able to do with a yacht. You should not miss a chance to visit the Lapad, Elafiti Island and the City Harbor. And if you are one of those who like the extreme, go ahead and order a kayak tour! There is nothing better that spending a wonderful day in the water, enjoying the most beautiful weather, the most gorgeous views, great company and maybe some great local cuisine snack and drinks like pod pekom or meso z tiblice.