Ancient Roman Buildings

Cathedral of St Domnius Built as the emperor Diocletian's mausoleum, with original columns, decorative frieze and domed roof.

Temple of Jupiter Missing most of its porch but still with its vaulted roof.

Peristil A grand Roman courtyard, designed to wow guests visiting the emperor, which still impresses today.

Salona Ruins of basilicas, baths, gates and an amphitheatre.

Museums & Galleries

Meštrović Gallery Thought-provoking sculpture housed in an envy-inducing seaside villa.

Archaeological Museum An embarrassment of Roman sculptural riches.

Split City Museum The city's story told in a grand medieval palazzo.

Gallery of Fine Arts An esteemed collection spanning nearly 400 years of local creativity.

Beach Bars & Clubs

Žbirac A cosy local gossiping spot, with great views of Bačvice beach.

Zenta Late-night club at Zenta Harbour, with a mixed music policy.

Tropic Club Get your groove on at this popular club above Bačvice beach.

Dvor More of a restaurant, but the garden is a great spot for a post-beach wine.

Dalmatian Food

Konoba Matejuška The best place in Split to try fish and shellfish the local way.

Konoba Marjan Also fish-focused, and a great place to try brujet (fish stew).

Konoba Stare Grede A popular lunch spot in a workaday part of town.

Villa Spiza A local favourite in the most touristy part of town.