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Top Five “Inside Knowledge”

By  Mar 02, 2016

Get to know the quirks and customs of Dubrovnik with our top five "Inside Knowledge" guide 

High noon feeding time – at exactly midday the pigeons are feed on Gundulić Square in the heart of the Old City

pigeons in dubrovnik

Not as easy as it looks - On a section of the wall of the Mala Braća church a stone protrudes out, in fact it is a gargoyle. The challenge is to climb onto the protrusion

balance

Why run when you can walk - It’s like taking a social stroll; you never know who you’ll bump into and who you’ll end up sitting and having a coffee with, the locals can it a “đir”

gir

Kiss thy neighbour – a firm handshake just doesn’t work in Dubrovnik, no they want a nice kiss on both cheeks

kiss dubrovnik

Messing around in the water – its called Picigin the idea is to keep the ball in the air as long as you can, great fun

picigin dubrovnik