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Dolphin Swims with Tourists Near Dubrovnik

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Last month tourists swimming in a popular bay on the southern Dalmatian island of Korčula had a surprise visitor come and greet them when a dolphin joined them for a swim.

This week a group tourists having a swim in Slano, which is situated 27 km northwest of Dubrovnik, were joined by a friendly dolphin.

Seeing dolphins this close to the shore in the Adriatic around Dubrovnik is not that common, and having a chance to swim with them is something these tourists in the video below will remember.

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