Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Postcard of the Week #12

Greetings from Croatia’s premiere destination on the coast!  Dubrovnik may have been overrun with cruise passengers around midday every day, but it still felt like a vacation from the vacation.  The trick is to stay a few nights to enjoy the fortified city in the morning and evening in relative peace.  For Game of Thrones fans, this is where they do a lot of the filming.

Travel tips:  Dubrovnik posts a calendar online of how many cruise ships and passengers are scheduled to be in port each day; if you have flexibility, plan your arrival on less busy days.  Also, be prepared for higher than average prices for this region (the downside of mass tourism).

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