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October 2016

A Day Trip to Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

A popular day tour from Dubrovnik is a trip into nearby Bosnia and Herzegovina to visit the city of Mostar. Mostar is located in the south of Bosnia and is the fifth largest city in the country. Only two hours drive from Dubrovnik, it is relatively easy to get to. You can either hire a […]

The Bay of Kotor, a Fjord Along the Mediterranean

During our recent stay in Dubrovnik, we took a private day tour to the Bay of Kotor in nearby Montenegro. Montenegro is a country just south of Croatia. Originally part of the former Yugoslavia, its border is just one hour from Dubrovnik. Unlike Croatia Montenegro has been relatively undiscovered by tourists. However this has changed […]

A Day Trip to the Plitvice Lakes National Park

The Plitvice Lakes National Park is Croatia’s second most popular tourist destination after Dubrovnik. With over one million visitors every year, the park is a picture-perfect destination with a fairytale feel to it. Located in central Croatia, it is roughly half way between Split and Zagreb (Croatia’s capital); about two and a half hours from […]