Doc Shopping Mall, Dubrovnik
If you want to see the Dubrovnik’s version of shopping in Dubrovnik go and visit the shopping mall DOC as it is called from the locals. It is the largest and most popular shopping center and it is located in Lapad near the Football Stadium and Babin Kuk. There are also other shopping centers which are located in the business area of Gruz and all these on the ground floor have grocery shops offering a variety of domestic and foreign products. In the DOC shopping centre is located the supermarket called Kerum. In DOC shopping centre you can find all the popular brand stores, but also local stress. Here are markets for adults and also for children .If you get tired from the shopping you can also take a break and go and relax in the many pizzerias, cafes and other lounge areas located in this centre. The shops in Dubrovnik are open from 8 am till 9 pm but they are limited in the winter months.
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Dubrovnik Museum, Shopping in Dubrovnik
Dubrovnik is not well known as having a lot of good museums, which is one of the disadvantages of this city. But there is one which makes up for not having any other and it is worth visiting. It is a museum which gives the exact picture of the “once existing” Ragusa and the life of the merchants. Also if you want to buy one of a kind gift from Dubrovnik, then the Dubrovnik museum shop, located at the Rector’s palace is your perfect choice. This shop offers you variety of unique, quality replicas which you must have seen on your sightseeing. Among the selection of this shop are pretty silk scarves, jewelry inspired from the archeological collection of this shops museum. Here you can also find replicas of apothecary, exactly like from the Old Pharmacy, old notebooks, posters and a lot of interesting books. The hotel is also luxury and if you want a whole experience, book a room here and this museum shop will be far only few steps.
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Maria Store Dubrovnik
Maria store is the first most exclusive and luxurious boutique in Croatia which was first opened in 2007 with location in the Old Town of Dubrovnik. This store has only the exclusive brands in Croatia. Its selection offers a lot of famous brands like Givenchy, Maison Martin Balmain Margiela, Yves Saint Laurent, Celine, Rick Owens, Burberry Prorsum, Stella McCartney, Marni, Vionnet, Tom Binns, , Gianvito Rossi, Jil Sander Faliero Sarti, Nois, Red Line, Azzedine Alaia, Erickson Beamon Chloe, Antonio Berardi, Giuseppe Zanotti Design Alexander Wang, Acne, Nicholas Kirkwood, Camilla Skovgaard, , Burak Uyan, Natalia Brilli and Maison Michel. A lot of trendsetters were envy of this high fashion store, but later it was opened another store in Zagreb. And when you go shopping in Dubrovnik, this store is must visit, it is amazingly arranged, check it by yourself.
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If you walk on the street of St Dominic, you will notice a very pleasant shop with colorful art on the wall which is on the street. Aside from this beautiful visual appeal, tastefully decoration it is inside what matters the most. Dubrovnik house offers a big variety of products that represent the local art gallery of Dubrovnik like local vine shop and authentic souvenirs. Here you can also find the typical Dubrovnik sweets like grape tidbits, quince desert, caramelized almonds and sweet fig. Here you can also find natural honey, herbs, teas and brandies. Dubrovnik house is very different from the other souvenir shops in Dubrovnik because it offers unique souvenirs that are related to Dubrovnik in all ways. It is a treasure of the local culture of Dubrovnik because it offers from artworks to cosmetics, wines, spirits and postcards of Croatia. Here are also works of art by contemporary local artists and are displayed on the upper two levels.
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Algorithm Bookstore Dubrovnik
If you are looking for a good English book or a guide on your language, then go to Algorithm and you will probably find it. Algorithm is a chain of bookstores in Croatia and it has a lot of books in foreign languages. Most of the books are in English, but that doesn’t mean that you will not find a book written in German, Spanish, and Italian. Aside from the large variety of books, here you can also find the most famous videogame and magazines for children. When you are in need of a book, don’t hesitate about book shopping in Dubrovnik, there are wide variety of books in many of the bookstores over there and in many languages.
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