Family activities and things to do near Dubrovnik

Looking for ideas for things to do in and around Dubrovnik with children? Then read on for part two of our round-up of family-friendly activities, or read part one looking at things to do with kids in Dubrovnik itself. Read more »

Children’s activities and things to do in Dubrovnik

Looking for ideas for things to do in Dubrovnik with children? Family-friendly Dubrovnik and its surrounding area is a great choice for a city break or beach holiday with kids. The area is very safe and the locals love little ones, so you know they’ll be welcome everywhere! Read more »

Family-friendly beaches in Dubrovnik and nearby

Sandy beach near Dubrovnik, Croatia

Kids love going to the beach and there are lots of child-friendly beaches in Dubrovnik and the surrounding area. They’re not all rocky, either; you’ll find plenty of beautiful sand and pebble beaches to choose from. Here are our recommendations for beaches to visit with children. Read more »

Šipan, the perfect island break from the daily routine

Bay view, Sipan

Dubrovnik is the ideal escape for many travellers. But if you really want to get away from it all, Šipan is for you: stunning scenery, hidden coves, sparkling waters, excellent restaurants and lots to explore. A real paradise on Earth! Read more »

How to get to the Elafiti Islands from Dubrovnik

Waters of the Elafiti Islands

Discover the beautiful Elafiti Islands, just 30 minutes by boat from Dubrovnik. Also known as the Elaphiti Islands, this small archipelago is the perfect city escape: crystal-clear waters, sandy beaches and complete tranquillity. An island paradise! Read more »

Try traditional Dalmatian dishes in Konavle, Croatia

Interior of Koraćeva Kuća restaurant in Gruda, Konavle, Croatia
Italian cuisine inspires a lot of Dalmatian food, which means you’ll find pizza, pasta, gnocchi and risotto in most restaurants along the coast. So if you’d like to enjoy some true local specialities and escape the beaten track, we highly recommend heading to Konavle. Read more »

Konavle, Croatia: for foodies and nature lovers

Konavle Summer 2015

Konavle is one of Croatia’s best-kept secrets. This beautiful region nestles between the Adriatic and the mountains at the country’s southern tip, just 30km from Dubrovnik. Popular destinations are Gruda, Čilipi and Molunat on the coast. Read more »

Dubrovnik: the city of steps

Steps in Dubrovnik Old Town

Before your first visit to Dubrovnik, you should know that steps and stairs are everywhere. Some years ago, a team counted them: there are 4,343 steps in the Old Town and the city wall has 1,080. Read more »

Thank you to YOU, our guests

As the end of 2015 approaches, there’s no better opportunity to say ‘thank you’ to you, our brilliant guests, for your loyalty, trust and custom throughout this year. Thanks to your feedback, we’ve earned the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the MirO Studio Apartment and the Secret Apartments in Dubrovnik. Read more »

NEW Direct Ferry Service from Dubrovnik to Hvar

Hvar is one of the most popular Croatian islands, famous not only for its glamour and bustling nightlife but also for its unique charm and beauty.

And there’s great news for travellers in 2015 – a new ferry line now operates a direct service from Dubrovnik to Hvar! Read more »