Beaches

Bellevue Beach A beautiful pebbly cove backed with high cliffs.

Banje Beach Perpetually busy and buzzing but you can't beat the old-town views.

Lapad Bay The archetypal Dubrovnik beach, although it does get crowded in summer.

Porporela Not so much a beach as a favourite local swimming spot, right under the walls.

Museums & Galleries

War Photo Limited Powerful but sobering images of conflict here and elsewhere.

Rector's Palace Dubrovnik's cultural history on show in one of its architectural treasures.

Dubrovnik During the Homeland War Interesting, disturbing and well worth the journey up to the mountaintop fort.

Museum of Modern Art Significant works, beautifully displayed.

Games of Thrones

City Walls Featured prominently in the TV series, particularly during the siege of King's Landing.

Fort Lawrence Both the interior and the exterior will be familiar from key King's Landing scenes.

Fort Minčeta The House of Undying lies within.

Rector's Palace Be transported to Qarth in the grand atrium.

Religious Buildings

Cathedral of the Assumption An imposing baroque church with elaborate altars and a painting by Titian.

Franciscan Monastery & Museum The highlight is the sun-dappled cloister garden at its centre.

St Blaise's Church The heavily ornamented coda to Dubrovnik's beautiful main street.

Synagogue & Jewish Museum One of Judaism's most venerable synagogues.