Southern Dalmatia Travel Guide
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Fodor's Croatia and Slovenia, 2nd Edition
Plan Your Southern Dalmatia Vacation
The highlight of Southern Dalmatia is undoubtedly the majestic walled city of Dubrovnik, from 1358 to 1808 a rich and powerful independent republic, which exerted its economic and cultural influence over almost the entire region. Jutting out to sea and backed by rugged mountains, it's an unforgettable sight and now Croatia's most upmarket and glamorous destination.
Southern Dalmatia's (and indeed Croatia's) best and most expensive hotels are in Dubrovnik. The top-notch establishments lie in and near the Old Town, whereas...read more
Seafood predominates throughout the region. Restaurants in Dubrovnik are the most expensive, and tend to cater to upmarket international tastes, with expensive...read more
Things To Do in Southern Dalmatia
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From November 1991 to May 1992 Dubrovnik was intermittently shelled by the Yugoslav army and Serb and Montenegrin irregulars, who were stationed... Read more
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Croatia is filled to the brim with spectacular food and drink—olive oil and grapevines, lobste... Read more
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