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Sponza Palace

Sponza Palace

Sponza Palace was built in early 1500s, designed by architect Pasij Milicevic . It is one of the very few buildings to survive Dubrovnik’s  1667 earthquake. Initially it was built as the city’s customs house and mint. The facade of the palace is (see photos below) a combination of Gothic and Renaissance architecture including lovely Gothic windows, cloisters and inner courtyards. The complete stone carving of all beautiful

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