Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik, Croatia

The city walls of Dubrovnik were built between the 12th and the 17th century. They form a double line of walls. Some windows were built in the inner wall. Convenient to hang the laundry. April 2014. Les murailles de Dubrovnik ont été construites entre le XIIème  et le XVIIème siècle. Ils forment une double line…

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Wearing Dubrovnik folk costumes, a group of children will paint and sell eggs on Easter morning in the old city. They use the traditional method: the colors come from paprika or beetroot. Chocolate eggs do not exist in the country. April 2014. Vêtus de tenues populaires de Dubrovnik, un groupe d’enfants peint et vend des…

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Palm Sunday in Dubrovnik is unthinkable without ‘pomica’ (plaited palm leaves), which are taken to church be blessed. The tradition of plaiting palm leaves is specific to the Dubrovnik area and does not exist anywhere else. The bishop of Dubrovnik blesses the palm leaves on the stairs of the beautiful church of Saint-Blaise. April 2014.…

Dubrovnik, Croatia

While walking up the streets of the old Dubrovnik city, you find some of these ladies who quietly knit and sell their own production. April 2014. En montant les rues pentues de la vieille ville de Dubrovnik, on trouve certaines de ces dames qui tricotent tranquillement et vendent leur propre production. Avril 2014.