Tag: Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik celebrating 1048th Feast of St. Blaise

ZAGREB, Feb 3 (Croatia Sun News) – Dubrovnik on Monday celebrated its patron saint, St. Blaise, and the the central part of the week-long festivities within the Feast of St. Blaise, was the solemn Mass in the Dubrovnik cathedral followed by a traditional procession with the saint’s relics carried through the old town.

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Commissioner Suica proposes that Future of Europe Conference be opened in Dubrovnik

ZAGREB, Jan 20 (Croatia Sun News) – European Commission Executive Vice President Dubravka Suica suggested on Monday that the Conference on the Future of Europe, to be held from 2020 to 2022, be officially opened in the Croatian Adriatic city of Dubrovnik on 9 May.

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Croatia marks 40th anniversary of addition of Dubrovnik, Split and Plitvice to World Heritage list

ZAGREB, Oct 27 (Croatia Sun News) – Croatia’s Ministry of Culture recalled that 40 years ago, UNESCO added the first three Croatian sites to its list of World Heritage sites: Deocletian’s Palace in Split, Dubrovnik’s Old Town and the Plitvice Lakes, the oldest and the most visited national park in the country.

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Exhibition “Dubrovnik, A Scarred City” opens

ZAGREB, Oct 2 (Croatia Sun News) – A multimedia exhibition entitled “Dubrovnik, A Scarred City” opened in this medieval walled city on Tuesday evening as part of a programme marking 28 years since the start of a shelling campaign on the city by the Yugoslav People’s Army (JNA).

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