DUBROVIK BLOG

CHASING THE SUN – SUBLIME CROATIA HOLIDAY LOCATIONS FOR MAY HALF TERM SUNSHINE

Inspiring Locations on the Croatian Coast to find a Villa with Private Pool for a Spring Villa Holiday

by Saron Lease, Croatia Gems Company Founder & Director, 6th April 2024,

Chasing the Sun – Sublime Croatia holiday locations for May Half Term Sunshine – Summer comes early to the Croatian coast – We are often out in Croatia during the Spring-time doing photo-shoots if we take on a new villa with private pool in Croatia, which is certainly a fantastic perk of the job!


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ZOOM IN ON CROATIA: BEST CROATIA FAMILY VILLA HOLIDAY SPOTS ON THE DUBROVNIK RIVIERA – MLINI BAY

Zoom in on Croatia: Best Croatia family Dubrovnik villa pool holiday spots on the Dubrovnik Riviera – Mlini Bay

by Saron Lease, 2nd April 2024

The Dubrovnik Riviera is easy to get to with good flights from the UK and Europe and makes a great base for family summer holidays to Croatia – Croatia Gems has the lowdown on what Mlini Bay and the Dubrovnik Riviera has to offer…

The area close to Dubrovnik is the best place for a villa holiday with many pretty little bays and beaches and lots to visit nearby. 
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DUBROVNIK VILLA STAY: VISIT FAMOUS STRADUN – TREASURE OF EUROPEAN FILM CULTURE

Dubrovnik Villa Stay: Visit Famous Stradun – Treasure of European Film Culture

by Croatia Gems 1st April 2024

The Old Town’s famous Stradun is a must-see from your Dubrovnik villa stay – it is a ‘Treasure of European Film Culture’

Even if you haven’t yet visited Dubrovnik old town when on your Dubrovnik villa holiday, you will almost certainly have seen images of Stradun – its famous main thoroughfare.
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HOW TO BECOME A DUBROVNIK LOCAL

How to become a Dubrovnik local when staying at your Dubrovnik villa

by Croatia Gems, 1st April 2024

With Dubrovnik it’s always about  the culture – Culture is a very wide term and sometimes it’s hard to identify every aspect of it but follow these steps when on holiday at your Dubrovnik villa, and by the end of this article you will start thinking like a Dubrovnik local too.


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FROM TODDLERS TO TEENS – TOP SPOTS FOR FAMILY HOLIDAYS IN CROATIA

From Toddlers to Teens – Top Spots for Croatia Villas, Private Pool

by Saron Lease 31st March 2024

Croatia villas – private pool villas in easy locations for holidays with teenagers & little ones make all the difference

One thing is for sure, a Croatia villa holiday is a brilliant option if you have children of any age.
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CRO MAGIC – YACHTING IN CROATIA

Croatian  Magic – Yachting in Croatia

by Saron Lease of Croatia Gems, 23rd September 2023

Bored of the usual holidays – why not try your hand at sailing, whether you are a complete novice or have enjoyed previous sailing experiences, the Adriatic Sea is very special because it encompasses over one thousand islands – each unique and crying out for yachting in Croatia.


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A PICTURESQUE LOCATION FOR A LAST MINUTE CROATIA VILLA DUBROVNIK

Dubrovnik is sublime, but for your Croatia villa Dubrovnik you will want to stay outside the city

by Croatia Gems 1st September 2023

The picturesque destination of Mlini bay offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, cultural heritage, and relaxation

Dubrovnik is sublime, but for your Croatia villa Dubrovnik you will want to stay outside the city at one of the beach-side villages or towns.
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WHERE TO ESCAPE THE SUMMER CROWDS ON YOUR CROATIAN HOLIDAY

Where to Escape the Summer Crowds on your Croatian Holiday

by Saron Lease of Croatia Gems, 10th November 2018,

With its stunning 3,625-mile-long Adriatic coastline and one thousand-plus islands to explore, Croatia is becoming the go to destination for those weary of overdeveloped and commercialised resorts , and those keen to escape to something a little different whether it be mountain biking through the wilds of the Dalmatian Hinterland, discovering hidden bays on tiny uninhabited islands , or bonding with the kids as you sea kayak back to the shore just as the sun sets ( and not a smart phone in site !


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DOMINICAN MONASTERY – DUBROVNIK

Dominican Monastery – Dubrovnik

by Saron Lease of Croatia Gems, 18th September 2018,

Dubrovnik is home to a number of historical and cultural monuments – It’s most famous is of course the city walls, which draw thousands and thousands of visitors every year.


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ROMANTIC BEACHES ON CROATIA HOLIDAY

Romantic Beaches on Croatia Holiday

by Saron Lease, Croatia Gems Company Founder & Director, 16th August 2018,

 Beautiful secluded beaches, far from the noise and the crowds of the city, hidden away in small coves with beautiful views and a crystal clear sea, are the ideal choice for you Romantic’s.


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TRADITIONAL CROATIAN JEWELLERY – DUBROVNIK TREASURES

Traditional Croatian Jewellery – Dubrovnik Treasures

by Saron Lease, Croatia Gems Company Founder & Director, 28th July 2018,

What once began as a hobby, led to a brother and sister duo establishing ‘Dubrovnik Treasures’ in 2009 -A small boutique where jewellery is designed, handmade, and treasured by many customers all over the world.


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CROATIAN DELICACIES

Croatian Delicacies

by Saron Lease, Croatia Gems Company Founder & Director, 14th May 2018,

For those of you who are lucky to come to Croatia this year, and are a little confused about what the local cuisine is like, prepare for a feast.


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A MOSTAR EXCURSION IS RECOMMENDED ON A CROATIA HOLIDAY

A Mostar Excursion is Recommended on a Croatia Holiday

by Saron Lease, Croatia Gems Company Founder & Director, 10th May 2018,

If you’re going on holiday to Croatia, we’d recommend that a Mostar excursion should be high on your list for a day trip – or even for a longer stay if you have time – the famous old bridge is a ‘must-see’ but there is so much else to soak in and discover about this area and town…

Mostar Excursion – Where is Mostar?


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CROATIA ISLAND HOPPING – DUBROVNIK ISLAND ESCAPISM

Croatia Island Hopping – Dubrovnik Islands

The Archipelago of Islands just off the Dubrovnik Coast & why you need to explore them in 2018

By Bozidar Jukic, Croatia Gems Local Rep for Dubrovnik, qualified Tour Guide & Sommelier, 25th February 2018,

Croatia Island Hopping – Dubrovnik Islands Escapism – Sublime Island Hops for 2018… Croatia may be a relatively small country with its 4-4,5 million inhabitants, but it has an incredibly interesting coastline with numerous islands.


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