Articles tagged 'Ploče'

Banje Beach

Banje Beach

With beautiful views over Dubrovnik Old Town and Lokrum Island, Banje Beach is located in front of the eastern entrance to Dubrovnik Old Town (Ploče Gate), situated on the seashore of hotels Excelsior and Argentina. The beach has its reception, restaurant and sleek and minimalist cafe bar on the waterfront with often snobbish clientele. You can rent your deck chair and parasol,

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Dubrovnik City Walls Map

Dubrovnik City Walls Map

Map of Dubrovnik City Walls: Need Entry Tickets to Town Walls? Buy Now Map of Dubrovnik town walls with indication of town walls, fortresses, towers and town gates: Revelin, Buza gate, Minceta, Pile gate, Bokar, Sveta Margarita, Sveti Stjepan, Sveti Spasitelj, Sveti Ivan and the main entranc

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Ploče Gate

Ploče Gate

The main entrance to Old Town from the Eastern side, Ploče Gate (also known as Vrata od Ploča) were built at the end of 14th century. The gate consist of inner and outer section and incorporates a stone bridge. The bridge used to be just wooden drawbridge which used to be pulled up at night to prevent unwelcome guests entering the town but was later replaced by stoned one

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Buses from Dubrovnik

Buses from Dubrovnik

All buses from Dubrovnik depart from the town’s main bus station in Gruž (check location map) which is also the only place you can buy your bus tickets. Please note, you can not buy your bus ticket online. Check also Buses to Dubrovnik info. Here are buses that departs from Dubrovnik Bus schedules from Dubrovnik to other towns in Croatia: Buses from

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Sveti Ivan Tower in Dubrovnik

Sveti Ivan Tower in Dubrovnik

I took this photo on my recent visit to Dubrovnik while walking around the Old Town, waiting for a friend to arrive from the Airport. Taken on the rainy and grey day, this photo shows the views over well known Dubrovnik sights – Ploče Gate, Dubrovnik’s Old Harbour, Porporela and Sveti Ivan Tower. What I like about this photo are the

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Dubrovnik Old Panorama Photo

Dubrovnik Old Panorama Photo

Dubrovnik Old Postcard – Panorama of Old Town with surroundings – Read about Dubrovnik Old Town A panorama photo viewed from Ploce, taken probably at the same tim

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