March 21, 2016

Neben dem kristallklarem Meer und den hübschen, kleinen Orten südöstlich von Dubrovnik, bietet diese Region auch ein sehr interessantes Hinterland, das den Namen Konavle trägt.

Konavle ist nicht nur für seinen fruchtbaren Boden, sondern auch für so manchen kleinen kulturellen Schatz bekannt.

 

Bei diesem Ausflug kommen Sie in den Genuss, in die grüne Region von Konavle einzutauchen und so ein we...

March 13, 2016

Cavtat is the largest and the only urban centre in Konavle that has been built up deliberately.

 

It is located on the peninsula of Rat, which surrounds the well protected and accessible bay together with the peninsula of Sustjepan. In its harmonious architecture, the centuries-old natural, spiritual and material affiliation to the Dubrovnik Republic can be observed. 

 

Cavtat, the antique Epidau...

March 5, 2016

The traffic free island Lopud was discovered years ago as an ideal place for holidaymaker who return year after year to enjoy the tranquillity and unique beauty of the island. 

Lopud is a pleasant and peaceful resort on the island of the same name, located about 6 sea miles from Dubrovnik between the islands Kolocep and Sipan. 
The large sandy beach called Sunj Beach is located in the n...

February 11, 2016

 

Mlini is located just 10 kilometers from the town of Dubrovnik, in an uniquely beautiful and still unspoiled area, in a beautiful well protected bay. The population of Mlini is around 1,000 inhabitants. 

 

Mlini used to be the ancient historical settlement Molina.

 

This was the centre of the milling trade, and a long time ago it was often mentioned because before the water system was...

February 3, 2016

 

St. Blasius (Vlaho – Croatian, also Blaz in Dubrovnik) has been revered in Dubrovnik as the patron saint for a long time.

 

According to a legend in 971, on the night of 2nd to 3rd February Venetian ships anchored in front of Dubrovnik under pretense of taking up water and provision before proceeding further east.

A priest named Stojko walked up to the church of St Stephen (Stjepan - Croatian)...

January 29, 2016

The legend about the development of the name Cavtat is interesting, because it says that two suitors had asked the beautiful Cavtislava's hand in marriage, the daughter of the Epidaurian ruler, so that the father decided to give her to that suitor, who would perform the bigger task.

 

One of the admirers, the commander Stjepan, should bring aquaviva from the source Vodovađa in Konavle, and the...

January 25, 2016

This fort found itself under Dubrovnik rule in 1420 and was immediately submitted to further construction – rebuilding of certain parts, strengthening of others, arming and general maintenance.

 

This fort survived unscathed the big earthquake of 1667.

 

It is not mentioned in the 1672 archives as a military complex and it was probably abandoned around that time. As was customary in the region, t...

January 12, 2016

Gjorgjiæ-Mayneri Park on Lopud island - today a public opened park to enjoy the peace and nature of the island, was established in the eighties of the 19th century on an elongated parcel of the previous olive-grove, next to the old summer mansion of the noble family Gjorgjiæ from Dubrovnik.

It is one of the largest parks in the area of Dubrovnik (13000 m2).

 

The parks consists of two parts - a...

December 10, 2015

Explore the old town part of Dubrovnik accompanied by a professional, licensed city guide who will present you the interesting and wonderful history of this place on an easy way.

 

The meeting point for this tour is at the west entrance to the city – called Pile gate, just in front of the main tourist office.

 

On request, we will organize a transfer for you to Pile gate from your hotel or other...

November 18, 2015

 

Book your holiday accommodation for 2016.

 

Here is an introduction of very nice accommodation for families and also groups of friends traveling together.

Central located but still a little bit outside the noisy promenade on Lopud island, offered are 3 units in a family house. Your landlord is a family with 2 children, happy to welcome you in their home and show you the most beautiful sights of...

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