Dubrovnik ... Important Part of Eastern European Jewish History

Posted by Iris Hami

Feb 28, 2013 9:29:06 AM

THE JEWISH WORLD
Enchanting ...
DUBROVNIK, a UNESCO World Heritage site situated in the south of Croatia along the coastline of the Adriatic Sea, is among the most prominent tourist resorts in the country. Its breathtaking panorama, best viewed from high above the city, is unparallelled. What few may know, however, is that in the heart of Dubrovnik’s well-preserved medieval Old Town stands Europe’s oldest functioning Sephardi synagogue. See More
Photo: THE JEWISH WORLDEnchanting ...DUBROVNIK, a UNESCO World Heritage site situated in the south of Croatia along the coastline of the Adriatic Sea, is among the most prominent tourist resorts in the country. Its breathtaking panorama, best viewed from high above the city, is unparallelled. What few may know, however, is that in the heart of Dubrovnik’s well-preserved medieval Old Town stands Europe’s oldest functioning Sephardi synagogue.

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