On your next trip to the old city of Dubrovnik make sure to consider our Dubrovnik car hire services as your means of personal transportation through this Adriatic coast city. Due to its location, Dubrovnik is probably Croatia’s most popular seaside tourist destination being one of the most popular resorts of the Mediterranean as well as a seaport of course.
The city is served by the Dubrovnik Airport which is located at about twenty kilometers south of the city and is connected to the city via bus routes and of course taxis but your best choice by far would be to employ our Dubrovnik car rental services and have a car ready for and waiting for you at the airport as soon as you land.
Despite seeing a lot of damage during the Croatian War of Independence at the start of the ’90s, the entire city has been rebuilt and repaired but you can still see a few signs here or there of mortar damage or bullet marks.
The city’s Old Town is one very important area to visit while in Dubrovnik here is where you’ll get to see Roland’s Column which is in fact a very slender stone flag staff. This is situated in front of the Bell Tower on top of which you can find the bronze statues that strike the gigantic bell each hour, however these are now replicas with the originals being located in the atrium of the Sponza Palace now.
The Sponza Palace is one of the few buildings in the city that has kept its physical integrity from before the earthquake of 1667. it’s built in a Gothic-Renaissance style and hosts historic archives and a memorial room of defenders.
The Stradun is the central street which is the heart of the Old Town, you can explore the various streets and alleys to enjoy the Baroque architecture and during the evening spend your time to see what the various shops have to offer.
These have been only a few of the many things that you can see and do while in Dubrovnik so make sure to consider our Dubrovnik car hire services in order to see these and others as well.