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Dubrovnik on a budget: 6 tips for your trip

Dubrovnik – the Pearl of the Adriatic – is Croatia’s most visited city. Each summer season, the city sees record-breaking crowds – and as the number of tourists increase, so does the cost of visiting Dubrovnik. But, no need to worry: there are plenty of things to do in Dubrovnik on a budget.… Read the rest


A Dubrovnik nature walk along the rugged coast

Dubrovnik nature walk

In our week-long stay in Dubrovnik, Croatia we have covered some ground. Besides walking nearly every street and taking in the sights within the historic walled center, we also took in the views of Dubrovnik from the top of Mount Srd and from the rocky coast east of the city.… Read the rest


Dubrovnik Viewpoint from east of the city

An Insanely Awesome Dubrovnik viewpoint

Not wanting to waste any time during our short one-week stay in Dubrovnik, on our first day – which was clear and sunny – we took the cable car to the summit of Mount Srd for a look at the sensational views of the Old City and Adriatic Sea.… Read the rest


Dubrovnik Sights a Walk Through the Old Town Croatia JetSettingFools.com

Dubrovnik sights: A Walk Through the Old Town

Although we’ve appreciated the scenic viewpoints from the top of Mount Srd, we’ve also been captivated by the historic charms within the old walled city of Dubrovnik, Croatia. Exploring the steep alleys is like walking climbing stairs back in time (if you can ignore all the wires, satellites and air conditioners).… Read the rest


Hiking Mount Srd provides ever changing views of the city and sea below

Hiking Mount Srd in Dubrovnik: From the top down

Hiking Mount Srd in Dubrovnik is continued from Dubrovnik Cable Car to Mount Srd

After spending two hours on top of Mount Srd exploring the area and taking in the 360 degree views over Croatia’s coastline and the hills of Bosnia-Hercegovina and Montenegro, we searched for the trailhead that would lead down the hill to Dubrovnik.… Read the rest


Dubrovnik Cable Car Croatia

Dubrovnik Cable Car to Mount Srd

The first day of our week-long stay in Dubrovnik was the only day forecasted with clear weather. With the remainder of the week having varying percentages of predicted wind and rain, we seized the sunny opportunity to spend some time outdoors.… Read the rest


Visit Dubrovnik: The view as our bus came around the curve

Dubrovnik: Revisiting a city as long-term travelers

I’m not a fan of re-dos, especially when traveling. I don’t like to eat at the same restaurant twice, repetitively belly up to the same bar or even walk the same route through town. To me, traveling is about experiencing as much as possible and the best way to do that is by diversifying what I see.… Read the rest