Dubrovnik Neretva is part of the Southern Dalmatian region of Croatia. The main settlement is the ancient walled city of Dubrovnik. This 'pearl of the Adriatic' once rivalled Venice as a maritime city. Dubrovnik Airport with its international flights is half an hour away and has easy links to Dubrovnik Neretva holiday apartments by car or frequent bus services.
From Dubrovnik Neretva holiday apartments visitors can explore magnificent churches and monasteries and interesting museums, before enjoying lunch in pretty squares. The Old Town is a maze of extremely narrow little streets, easy to get lost in. A good place to start is the Placa Stradun, a central street rebuilt after an earthquake in 1667. Baroque buildings house shops at street level, with tiny entrances.
The 2 km stretch of city walls are pleasant for a stroll. The Renaissance Minceta Fort has a beautiful interior and the city's aquarium is housed on the ground floor of Saint John Fort. Visitors can get a glimpse of pre-earthquake Dubrovnik with a visit to the Sponza Palace. If staying in holiday rentals in Dubrovnik Neretva during the months of July to August, visitors can enjoy the music, theatre and film festivals and entertainments.
From their Dubrovnik Neretva holiday apartments visitors can reach many of the region's beautiful beaches, such as Lapad. This tree shaded beach is lined with excellent fish restaurants. Holiday rentals in Dubrovnik Neretva make taking excursions easy. These could include trips over the border into Montenegro or Bosnia and Herzegovina, or a boat trip to Mljet island, a National Park dotted with monasteries and lakes.