Famous British journalist Tristan Rutherford was warmly welcomed today by the director of the Dubrovnik Tourist Board, Miro Drašković. Miro Drašković and Tristan Rutherford discussed the importance of the British market, which is traditionally our most important broadcasting market, and also about raising awareness among British readers about Dubrovnik as one of the safer destinations in the Mediterranean. Dubrovnik and its surroundings, as continuously one of the most popular destinations for the British and an established tourist brand on the British market, are an ideal combination of cultural and historical heritage, natural beauty and food and wine offerings. Thus Rutherford will stay in our City from July 12 to 14.
Tristan Rutherford is a multiple award-winning author, whose media articles are regularly published in the most widely read British media, from The Times, The Independent, The Guardian etc. He plans to show the natural, historical and cultural heritage of Croatia, as well as its peculiarities, as a film destination ideal for jet setters. Over the years, he has contributed to the visibility of Croatia in the British media with his informative articles.
According to the program organized by the representative office of Tourist Board of Croatia in the UK and Tourist Boards of Dubrovnik and Dubrovnik-Neretva County, of during his three-day stay in Dubrovnik, the famous British journalist will get to know the cultural heritage of the city, visit all the most important sights, enjoy the gastronomic offer in some of the best Dubrovnik restaurants and visit Pelješac.
The British market is the most important emitting market of Dubrovnik, whose tourists are traditionally at the top of the list of the most numerous tourists in Dubrovnik. Currently, 4 612 Britons are staying in Dubrovnik, while in June there were 25 892 British guests, which is 78 percent of tourist traffic compared to June 2019.