Dubrovnik Colonnade

This gothic-renaissance arched colonnade is a part of the Rector’s Palace in the ancient city of Dubrovnik, Croatia. Europe is full of amazing architectural feats and in this regard Dubrovnik could be considered a hidden gem. This city, which is a Unesco World Heritage Site, suffered damage in the 1990s during the Yugoslav Wars. Its…

Adriatic Fortress

The medieval walls that surround the city of Dubrovnik, Croatia have stood on the edge of the Adriatic Sea for centuries. Battered and beaten by the salty sea they are a testament to the ingenuity and the quality of the work that the men put into building this great fortress. Today, Dubrovnik is still a vibrant city with a…

Adriatic Coast

Just to the south of Dubrovnik, Croatia is the small town of Cavtat. This is a beautiful area on the Adriatic Coast. It is especially stunning as the sun rises over the mountains that line the coast.

The Depths of Dubrovnik

Within the walled city of Dubrovnik, Croatia is a labyrinth of alleys.  Stairs guide you down into the heart of the ancient city and doorways lead into people’s homes.

Medieval Fortress

The medieval walled city of Dubrovnik, Croatia is a jewel of the Adriatic Sea. It is an amazing example of how far the people of the dark ages went to protect themselves.