The length of Orlando’s forearm was called the elbow of honesty as measurements in the city were based on it!
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located in the old town. nice column. a lot of history around. a lot of other places around to see as well. many cafes, bars, restaurants and shops around. u got to walk here, no walk. it was very windy during my visit. very clean...More
There is an ancient belief how touching the sword of Orlando, or Roland, brings the happiness - well, why not try it?
Look out for this column at the port end of the Placa (Main Street). Dating back to the15th century, it was common for cities in the Hanseatic League to erect similar statues symbolizing the alliance and protection, although there is a legend that Orlando rescued...More
If you are in the old city you will come right by this place. Great central location. Learn about the history and you will appreciate it more.
This landmark of Dubrovnik is unmissable meeting point.There is lot of legends regarding this statue. Great place to expierience city puls
Column in the old town used as a meeting point and marker between the rectors palace and the church for st blaise. Easy to walk past without thinking about it however the column is celebrating st orlando who has an interesting story involving heroic deeds...More
According to the legend in the 9th century Orlando and his boats, saved Dubrovnik from a 15 month long siege. To express their gratefulness, the citizens erected this beautiful column in Orlando's honour... However, that is just a legend...Orlando, or Roland how he is called...More