The Elafiti Islands and Dubrovnik
A lyrical portrait. Informations about country, people and history.
Protected from the influence of a continental climate by the dinara mountains, the Croatian seashore through out the summer month is exposed to warm winds and warm seacurrent from the south. This can be described as a typical subtropical climate.
The core of existence for the people on the islands are fishing, agriculture and individual tourism. Melons, pumpkins, olives, vineyards and other citrus fruits are grown and cultivated.
Elafiti Islands - a botanical garden
Maps and Informations
People on the Islands
Dubrovnik - The pearl and the old city