AT THE CROSSROADS
It could be easily said that no other Belgrade’s municipality has such a rich history, filled with stories and legends as Dorcol. Each street, corner, house and building, are hide history and tell a special story which needs discovering. It is Dorcol’s diversity in such a small area that gives it specificity and cosmopolitan character.
The Name Dorcol originates from the Turkish word and means crossroad. Crossroad of today’s streets: Cara Dusana, Kralja Petra, regarding Dubrovacka. As North suburb, in middle ages, Dorcol was the main part of the town and very important trading bond between Turkey, Austria, Bulgaria and at the time Republic of Venice.