It was already dark when we walked down the street of cobble stones, with tall stone walls like canyon on both sides. We wandered alone down deserted streets and alleys of the Dubrovnik old town.
We discovered the best time for a stroll through Dubrovnik’s Old Town is after dark. We passed by deserted shop windows which looked very different at day time.
The Dubrovnik old town at night is as beautiful as it is during the day.
We glided down Dubrovnik’s main street, the Stradun and strolled past churches and shops closed up tight for the night. The shop windows were very appealing.
As we reached the end of the Stradun, we turned to the square on our right and discovered this elegant Rector’s Palace which was the seat of power in the old city-state of Dubrovnik.
This beautiful building is a harmonious mixture of Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque elements. The original…