A Croatian passion in Dubrovnik
There is no other walled city in the world as sublime as Dubrovnik. For its mighty walls overlook the most magnificent sea and coastline and the emerald waters of the Adriatic Sea which so particularly do change their color from blue to green all along Croatian beaches. Unesco World Heritage site and the most demanded seaside resort destination in Croatia this noble town once was the capital of a wealthy sea republic. Its important merchant naval fleets have crossed all the Mediterranean waters to reach Oriental harbors and brave the predominant presence of Venice over trade, finance and politics all along the Middle Age and the Renaissance. Neither was proud Dubrovnik slaughtered by its huge earthquake nor by the last recent war conflicts and Serbian terrorism. With a last minute booking you can organize a splendid trip to Dubrovnik and you will always easily find a holiday accommodation such as a B+B or a furnished room for rental in the town. If your budget allows it, then go for a villa with swimming pool on the sea or for a vacation house in the center of the town and make your Croatian days your personal own paradise on the Adriatic sea.
A proud past and a wealthy present
If Dubrovnik was very wealthy in the past because of its clever merchants and businessmen, today the richness of the town is brought in most definitely by tourism, Dubrovnik being the “ultimate” destination in Croatia for all VIP in the world. All the town and its architectures witness of its elegant and wealthy past, you just have to stroll along the historical center of the town and you will find nothing but elegant Palazzi in Venetian style, charming and aristocratic houses, baroque churches and huge medieval fortifications. Dubrovnik combines cultural richness and historical sites with the most stunning beaches of eastern Mediterranean where all sports facilities are available together with the most exclusive frame of tourism services such as five star hotels, spa, restaurants and clubs. No wonder why so many show biz stars and even royalties members have recently invested huge amounts of money in Dubrovnik real estate, this destination being so demanded by the international beautiful people who convey here every year for their holidays. Join their lifestyle and their glamorous parties and rent a villa with swimming pool in Dubrovnik for your holidays.
Strolling along the Stradun
Within the medieval walls the center of Dubrovnik is car-free and extremely lively. Enter the town from the Pila Door and join immediately the wonderful Stradun at which sides a huge number of narrow alleys are full of typical restaurants and cafés. Rent an apartment in Dubrovnik in the historical center, it is such a more interesting and attracting holiday accommodation than a hotel room, make your own private home in the heart of the ancient town with a vacation rental, there is nothing like going back home after a whole day spent on the beach or cruising along the coastline of Croatia from one island to the other and coming back in the old town at evening in time for a dinner on the terrace of a typical restaurant of the Stradun or in the intimacy of your own private flat.
The first Sephardic Synagogue in Europe
Dubrovnik Jewish community is very ancient and its Synagogue was built in the first half of the 14th century well before Spanish and Portuguese Jews were compelled to exile in 1492. Its beautiful synagogue is the most ancient of all Europe. For centuries Dubrovnik Jews have been a very active component of the society building important and mighty business and financial relation with other Jewish community in Eastern Europe and bringing in the town richness and wealth. Despite the constant persecutions both by Roman Catholics and more recently by Croatian supporters of extreme right wings the small Jewish community of Dubrovnik is still very much alive and this wonderful ancient synagogue is visited every year by thousands of tourists with utmost respect and profound emotion. There are so many interesting holiday accommodation opportunities in Dubrovnik, you just have to choose the most suitable solution for your budget and your needs.
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