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Round-up of the week’s news in Dubrovnik

By  Oct 07, 2018

A round-up of the most popular stories from this week in Dubrovnik and Croatia

Monday – 01/10/2018

On this day 27 years ago Dubrovnik was attacked from the land, the sea and the air

On this day, 27 years ago, the 1st of October 1991 at 6.00am Dubrovnik was attacked from the land, the sea and the air by the Yugoslav National Army (JNA). It is a day etched in the memories of the citizens of the city as they were awoken by the Homeland War.

Tuesday – 02/10/2018

Today Dubrovnik was the wettest city in the world – twice as much rain fell in a few hours than six months in London!

Dubrovnik is again a world record holder, but this time it has nothing to do with the tourism industry. Due to the unbelievable amount of rain that fell on the city early this morning Dubrovnik was officially the wettest city in the city over the past 24 hours with almost double the amount of rain of any other of the 6,000 world destination measured.

Wednesday – 03/10/2018

Yummy, yummy: Good Food Festival is just around the corner!

Dubrovnik Tourist Board organizes Good Food Festival for the fifth year in a row! One of the favourite festivals of locals and their guests will be a great treat for foodies and will be held from October 15th until October 21st. All the visitors will have a chance to enjoy a great variety of food and wine at workshops, dinners and many other events included in this great festival.

Thursday – 04/10/2018

Dubrovnik tap water still not suitable for drinking

After the torrential rains that fell in Dubrovnik on Tuesday the tap water in Dubrovnik is still not suitable for drinking.

Friday – 05/10/2018

British Days in Dubrovnik 2018 – a celebration of the close links between Croatia and Great Britain

From Ruđer Bošković as a member of the London Royal Society to delighted British tourists; from Richard the Lionheart to Daniel Day Lewis - the links between Britain and Dubrovnik stretch through various periods of history to the present day, symbolizing the close links between people, knowledge, culture, business, and art of Croatia and Great Britain. This close relationship will be marked with the British Days in Dubrovnik from the 10th to 12th of October 2018.

Saturday – 06/10/2018

Dubrovnik has the best quality of life of any Croatian city

Dubrovnik is the Croatian city with the best quality of life and Varaždin is the best choice for business. An award ceremony was held in Šibenik for the gala award of the best cities in Croatia, an event organised by Hanza Media, Ipsos Agency and the website Gradonač

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