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Photos of Dubrovnik

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Pam in Dubrovnik

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Dubrovnik – a view form the ramparts

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Arriving in Dubrovnik, Croatia

We had a nice flight from Gatwick in London, only about 4 hours – but after the 24 hours from New Zealand we amazingly were quite OK.

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An early morning walk to the top of the hill behind the old city

We arrived yesterday from New Zealand – a trip of more than 36 hours. I woke early and decided to walk to the top of the hill behind the old city of Dubrovnik. I did not have a map or any directions but a general idea of how to get up there.

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Walking through the town

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I found a road and followed it and ended up a little bit above the old town

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More up hill steps and then a wonderful view

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I found an old track on the other side of the main road and decided to ascend it. 

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The track had crosses lying down on the ground and then a zig-zag track up to the top

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At the top I found a beautiful monument

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Wonderful views over the old town of Dubrovnik and also out across the water. I zoomed into the area we were staying and you can just make out the large balcony overlooking the marina.

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At the top was a cable car station that had been destroyed in the war – quite dangerous – basically just left there. The centre photo shows a toilet in the building in the first photo.


The view from our apartments (shared) balcony in Dubrovnik

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