Dubrovnik is a Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea, in the region of Dalmatia.
It is one of the most prominent tourist destinations in the Mediterranean.
In 1979, the city of Dubrovnik joined the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites.
The prosperity of the city of Dubrovnik was historically based on maritime trade. As the capital of the Republic of Ragusa, a maritime republic, the city achieved a high level of development, particularly during the 15th and 16th centuries.
Dubrovnik became notable for its wealth and skilled diplomacy.
The beginning of modern tourism in Dubrovnik is associated with the construction of the Hotel Imperial in Dubrovnik in 1897.
According to CNNGo, Dubrovnik is among the 10 best preserved medieval walled cities in the world.