Entering Old Town Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik Old Town Port is in the eastern part of Dubrovnik City. Old Dubrovnik Port is protected by breakwater Porporela in front of St. John fortress and Kaše breakwater. The smaller cruise ships anchor outside this port and bring you ashore in tenders.  The red “boat” that you partially see on the right is the tender that brought us in.

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Ston

Ston is an hour’s drive from Dubrovnik on the Pelješac Peninsula. It’s best known for salt works, farmed mussels, and a wall which is the longest defensive structure in Europe; they are sometimes referred to as the ‘European Walls of China”.  The parapet show here is where the wall starts and proceeds for another 3.1 miles.