2018-09-25: On Tuesday (25 September) dozens of residents and tourists were evacuated due to a forest fire in the tourist village Orebić on the peninsula Pelješac. According to media reports, several houses were destroyed by the fire and roads were closed.
Travellers need to anticipate local road closures and should inform themselves about the current situation before undertaking overland journeys. Warnings and instructions of local authorities and media should be strictly followed.
AFP, The Dubrovnik Times