The Medieval Walls of Dubrovnik

The Medieval Walls of Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia (B)

We make no secret of the fact we love old medieval cities. Most of the time they have amazing old towns and intimidating city walls. Dubrovnik Croatia fitted the mould. Dubrovnik has a reputation of having retained their medieval walls. The walls of Dubrovnik today remain in their original shape and design. Nowhere else in the world they say can you see a finer example of medieval fortifications. The walls of Dubrovnik were never breached in any attacks by hostile foreign invaders. UNESCO thinks so as Dubrovnik was included in the World Heritage List from UNESCO as far back as 1979.

No visit to Croatia is complete unless you have been to Dubrovnik and walked the mighty walls of the fabled city

- The city receives approximately 7.2 hours of sun per day. This is about 2630 hours of sun annually

- Dubrovnik, being an independent state, was the first country to recognize the United States as a sovereign state when it declared independence from the British

- Europe’s longest operating pharmacy and one of the oldest in the world is located inside Dubrovnik’s Franciscan Monastery ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: The Medieval Walls of Dubrovnik
Guide Location: Croatia » Dubrovnik
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Mark Wyld
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Stradun
  • Dominika street
  • Pile gate
  • The Bokar Fortress
  • Fortress Lovrigenac
  • Fortress Revelin