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Dubrovačke Ljetne Igre aka Dubrovnik Summer Festival Programmes

Dubrovačke  Ljetne Igre aka Dubrovnik Summer Festival Programmes

Selection of programmes of Dubrovačke Ljetne Igre aka Dubrovnik Summer Festival Programmes from 1950s and 1970s: Dubrovnik festival Poster from 1957 Above photo: Festival Programme from 1960 Above photo: Festival Programme from 1967 Above photo: Festival Programme from 1968 Above photo: Festival Programme from 1972

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Cost of eating out in Dubrovnik

Cost of eating out in Dubrovnik

Cost of eating out in Dubrovnik: Selection of prices of local, central restaurants in Dubrovnik Old Town – have a look: Cost of eating out in this restaurant: Sandwich from 21 Kuna, Chicken from 60 Kuna Pizza 35 kuna, Lasagne 57 Kuna The cheapest here is pizza for 39 Kuna

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Update: Monarch Airlines went bust! (Monarch to start soon with cheap flights to Dubrovnik)

Update: Monarch Airlines went bust! (Monarch to start soon with cheap flights to Dubrovnik)

Just in case you don’t know Monarch Airlines went bust! This info is not longer relevant! In the early May, the UK budget carrier Monarch is starting with this years flights  to Dubrovnik from three UK Airports . According to the current schedules, the cheap flights to Dubrovnik will take off several times a week from Manchester,

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EasyJet to launch Edinburgh to Dubrovnik flights

EasyJet to launch Edinburgh to Dubrovnik flights

On 27th of April, the budget carrier EasyJet is launching  flights from Edinburgh Airport to Dubrovnik . According to the current schedule, the flights will take off from Edinburgh at 6.50 am on Tuesdays and Saturdays, arrival at Dubrovnik  at 11.10 am. Flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Edinburgh will take off every Tuesday and Saturday, departing at 11.40

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Cloister of Franciscan Monastery fully restored

Cloister of Franciscan Monastery fully restored

At the end of March 2013 stone façade of the north side of the Franciscan Monastery‘s Cloister was finally restored while other parts of the façade were restored in previous years. Photo courtesy of Franjevački samostan Male braće, Dubrovnik.

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Video: Crossing Dubrovnik Bridge on a Rainy Day

Video: Crossing Dubrovnik Bridge on a Rainy Day

Crossing Dubrovnik Bridge (Most dr. Franje Tuđmana) on a Rainy Day The Ombla River is wide and misty, I am in the car riding across the bridge – everything outside was soaking wet. Lovely views… Still from the video:

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Šiloko (Jugo or Sirocco) Wind in Dubrovnik

Šiloko (Jugo or Sirocco) Wind in Dubrovnik

This is the video of Šiloko wind (also known as Jugo or Sirocco) that is common wind that blows in Dubrovnik during a winter season. I took this video on my recent visit to Town where I spent a nice afternoon walking along the seashore and watching the waves. Šiloko is

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The Fox News selects Dubrovnik among five best old-world towns to visit

The Fox News selects Dubrovnik among five best old-world towns to visit

On its website, in the Travel section, The Fox News yesterday published a list of 5 best old-world towns to visit. The article introduces its readers to the fact that ‘urban development and expansion have robbed many of the world’s towns and cities of their old-world charm’ while there are

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Dubrovnik Summer Festival Poster

Dubrovnik Summer Festival Poster

This pretty Dubrovnik Summer Festival poster from 1954 is my recently acquired vintage image which features cute little drawing of Lokrum and Dubrovnik Old Town in the background with some symbolic images of musical instruments and mask in the foreground.  I am particularly attracted to this kind of blue-green and

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Tarom introduces flights from Bucharest to Dubrovnik

Tarom introduces flights from Bucharest to Dubrovnik

Tarom, the Romanian airline has announced last week that it would introduce the new flights from Romania to Dubrovnik in the coming summer season. The airline’s new summer schedule, which starts on the end of March, will introduce two new weekly flights from Bucharest to Dubrovnik. At the moment the schedule

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