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31. Dubrovnik – World’s Most Incredible Cities

Discover why Dubrovnik in Croatia ranked #31 in our countdown of ‘100 Most Incredible Cities in the World’. 

Population:

49,000

Best known for:

Its formidible walled exterior that encloses and protects the charming Old Town within.

Did you know?

During the Balkans War in the early 1990s the city fought off a nine-month Serbian-Montenegrin siege.

Walking the streets today, gelato in hand, the past is all but forgotten, but if you pay attention you can see the scars: terracotta roof tiles and grey stone that looks newer than neighbouring materials installed to fix the damage done during the conflict.

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This article appeared in issue 19

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