Venture into the Cellars of Diocletian

The end of May is traditionally associated with wine celebrations in Split.  And wine, as many know, is kind of...

Big Picture: Soldiers of Diocletian

The Emperor Diocletian is to be thanked for the foundation of Split, as he constructed a large villa on the...

Reader’s Photo: Under the Emperor’s Roof

Almost two millennia ago, Emperor Diocletian ordered a construction of a grandiose palace on shores of Dalmatia. The fascinating architectural...

Big Picture: Giants of Dalmatia

Every year, visitors of Dalmatian settlements have an access to a unique attraction. The docks of coastal cities are hosting...

The beginner’s guide to Split

In AD 293, Emperor Diocletian, who thought himself divine, decided to build a palace worthy of his stellar nature. He...