Morcic is a decoration in the form of a Moor's head, which serves as a protection against evil for the sailors. It's considered the best souvenir from Croatia.
Morcic (Morčić) is earrings, rings, brooches, pendants, bracelets and statuettes in the form of a Moor's head with a turban. There are several legends about the appearance of these decorations, but until now no one can say exactly how morcic has appeared in Croatia.
The most interesting product in the form of a Moor's head is considered earrings, many travellers like to buy them in memory of Croatia. You can purchase morcic in the souvenir shops, and in the jewellery stores, where the earrings and other artefacts will be made of precious metals.
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Visit open-air amphitheater
Where else can you see a theater performance in the open-air amphitheater of the 14th century with a great view of the sea and the Old Town?FREE27Park Orsula
Set out to the open sea on a yacht board to enjoy the panorama of Dubrovnik and delight in taking sunbathe and drinking champagne. 465810
Try paški sir
This fragrant cheese is made from special sheep milk on the Croatian island of Pag with the addition of olive oil for even more sated flavor. 20018
Visit a cafe on the cliff
You should visit one of the cosiest cafes of Dubrovnik to drink wine or beer here and to admire the stunning sunset of the Adriatic Sea. 5043Cafe Buža
See the city guards of Dubrovnik
In the evening, on the streets of the Dubrovnik you will see the city guard in medieval costumes and you can even take selfie with one of the guards :)FREE13
A traditional Croatian alcoholic beverage is very strong (from 40% to 65%) and fragrant. It's made from the distillation of fermented fruits and herbs. 10023
The most famous Croatian dish, dry-cured ham, has two types - Istrian pršut and Dalmatian pršut. Taste it with melon or sheep cheese, olives and onion. 10026
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