Dubrovnik’s Old City Walls Walking Tour: Croatia

For the best views of the Old Town and harbor, take a leisurely stroll atop the historic city walls. Winding 1,940 meters around the city, the walls were originally constructed in the 8th century, but most of those intact today were built between the 13-16th centuries. The walls reach a peak height of approximately 25 […]

The Downtown Irish Stroll: Irish Guide to New York City

COLLECT POND PARK: This park represents the site of the 18th century Collect Pond, a large pool of water fed by an underground spring. However, by the early 19th century the body of water had transformed into an open sewer. Around 1810 the city had filled the pond with land from an adjacent hill. The […]