Dubrovnik is situated at the foot of Srđ hill (412m) from cape Orsula to Rijeka dubrovačka.
It is one of the world's most famous tourist destinations with a very attractive old town that is surrounded by mighty towers. These 1940 meter long stone walls have been attracting guests for decades, as well as film directors Only last year they were the scene of the second season of HBO serial The throne game.
The line of Dubrovnik walls bordered by a five angelled tower at sea and land is one of the best known pictures of this city. From the preserved documents the construction of the present day city walls are believed to have been started at the end of the twelfth century.
The walls are today in some parts as high as 25 meters and are surrounded by 4 quadrangular fortresses, 5 bastions and 12 square towers. At the entrance to the city, at Ploče Gate, there is the statue of St. Blasius from the 14th century and since 1979 the city center has been enlisted on the UNESCO world heritage list.
This second in the world most visited open museum will leave you breathless owing to its peculiar blend of sea, stone, culture and architecture.