Author Archives: Luka Karaman

DUBROVNIK ROZATA

NK is my grandmother who was born and raised in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Being a local she knows a lot about the city and its folklore. She knows a lot about the local and traditional cuisine. Rozata is a very traditional dessert in Dubrovnik.   “Rozata is one of many traditional cuisine in Dubrovnik. This type… Continue Reading »

Bez muke nema nauke

Bez muke nema nauke Informant: MK was born in New York, but raised in Dubrovnik, Croatia. He is a senior in high school. He has an older brother, and a younger sister. While growing up our grandparents would teach us valuable life lessons and most of the time they would use a proverb in doing so…. Continue Reading »

Jugo

Jugo Informant: SK is my mom. She was born and raised in New York, but moved to Croatia in 2002 and has been living there ever since. Living in Dubrovnik she noticed how weather can have an effect on people. She heard this peace of folklore from a colleague at work.   Briefly about jugo:… Continue Reading »