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| Luza Square, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
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Reviewed yesterday

Located at the bottom end of Stradun, coming from Pile gates, stands this statue (of a knight) holding a sword (it is said touching the sword brings good luck). There are many myths/stories surrounding Orlando. We like the one that he gives protection to the...More

Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There really is no reason to spend time in front of the column. It is nice to look at and worth a photo or two but keep walking and find more exciting places.

Thank michael p
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The length of Orlando’s forearm was called the elbow of honesty as measurements in the city were based on it!

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 18 October 2017

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

Thank Jalal I
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

You can't miss this column at the port end of the main street. Pretty simple design but some interesting stories attached to the knight.

Thank Anne J
Reviewed 26 September 2017

There is an ancient belief how touching the sword of Orlando, or Roland, brings the happiness - well, why not try it?

Thank 424tarikd
Reviewed 12 September 2017

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

Thank mikesierra
Reviewed 4 August 2017

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.

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This landmark of Dubrovnik is unmissable meeting point.There is lot of legends regarding this statue. Great place to expierience city puls

Thank Jasmina J
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

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

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