Tradition and people

‘Za Krizen’ Procession: Five Centuries Old Tradition In Dubrovnik

‘Za Krizen’ Procession: Five Centuries Old Tradition In Dubrovnik

Za križen, local vernacular Croatian for ‘Following the Cross’ is a night procession that happens every Maundy Thursday on the…
Folklore Ensemble Lindo To Attempt World Record

Folklore Ensemble Lindo To Attempt World Record

Dubrovnik Folklore Ensemble Lindo, with the help of many others, will today attempt to create a Guinness world record on…
Photo Gallery: International Folklore On The Stradun

Photo Gallery: International Folklore On The Stradun

As part of UNESCO’s ICCN conference currently taking place in Dubrovnik, folklore ensembles from as far and wide as Korea…
Vlaho Bukovac – one of Croatia’s greatest painters

Vlaho Bukovac – one of Croatia’s greatest painters

Vlaho Bukovac (4 July 1855, Cavtat – 23 April 1922, Prague) was a Croatian painter. Bukovac was born as Biagio…
Saturday Morning On The Stradun

Saturday Morning On The Stradun

It may be September but that doesn’t mean the streets of Dubrovnik have emptied of tourists. Saturday morning on the…
Mihovil Spanja: Child Of Dubrovnik

Mihovil Spanja: Child Of Dubrovnik

Mihovil Spanja is not only a child of Dubrovnik but Croatia’s most decorated sportsman. The Paralympic swimmer has competed in…
Renovated Gruz Market Opens

Renovated Gruz Market Opens

After months of works, Gruz market has finally reopened much to the delight of locals. At the opening ceremony speeches…