new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Grand Hotel, Lopud Island, Croatia | by DaveAFlett
Back to photostream

Grand Hotel, Lopud Island, Croatia

This was apparently the first concrete hotel in the Mediterranean area (this is actually the Adriatic here) erected in 1936. It was designed to resemble a ship with 'decks', the garden being the 'sea'. It fell on hard times in the early '90s but still has a preservation order on it. At least one floor seems to be inhabited/squatted, though it was fenced off at the front.

0 faves
1 comment
Taken on August 21, 2012