The city of Dubrovnik sits surrounded by an amazing complex of walls, towers and fortresses. One of the most impregnable of these is Fort Bokar. It's the first fortress on the Walls of Dubrovnik tour that embarks from the western city entrance at Pile Gate.
Fort Bokar is a marvel in and of itself, but it's also the best vantage point from which to snap a photo of Fort Lovrijenac on the other side of the bay. If you intend to make the Walls of Dubrovnik part of your travel plan, be sure to save time to climb Fort Bokar.
The ancient fortresses on the south side of the old port of Dubrovnik were, at one time, separate... Read more