The city was founded in the 7th c. and it is now surrounded by the fortress wall 2 km long, which was being built from the 11th to the 17th c. Its citizens were known as seamen and tradesmen, and sailboats from Dubrovnik were sailing all around the world.

The 15th and the 16th c was the best period of Dubrovnik and it is known as "The golden Age". But the greatest blow Dubrovnik got in 1667. when a big earthquake almost destroyed the city. It was the center of the Republic of Dubrovnik that went down at the beginning of the 19th c. with Napoleon arrival. Through its history Dubrovnik, with its beauty, always attracted and fascinated numerous inquisitives, travelers, adventurers and others, as it does even today. The main Dubrovnik street Stradun, unique for its beauty, is the center of the old city and favorite gathering place of its citizens. With its 17 monasteries and churches and one of the oldest synagogues in Europe, Dubrovnik testifies its religious and cultural heritage.

Numerous cultural sights, clear sea, friendly hosts and local specialities will make your stay in Dubrovnik unforgettable.