Nikšić and Ostrog Monastery in Montenegro

Posted by on Oct 30, 2016 in Europe, Montenegro | No Comments
Nikšić and Ostrog Monastery in Montenegro

The drive from the border to Nikšić, Montenegro’s second largest town, was uneventful except for a photo stop at a view point over a spectacular lake framed by the city and mountains in the distance. I felt that Montenegro would be easy to like. A visit to Nikšić and Ostrog Monastery Nikšić Our stop in Nikšić served […]

Lake Ohrid – Macedonia’s Little Gem

Posted by on Jul 24, 2016 in Europe, Macedonia | No Comments
Lake Ohrid – Macedonia’s Little Gem

We crossed over to the Macedonian side of Lake Ohrid from Albania driving through a coastal road dotted with bunkers and carts with sellers displaying large, flat, dried fish. Ohrid (the main town on Lake Ohrid) was one of the busiest places we visited during the whole trip. People walked by the lakefront, children played, […]

Places to Visit in Macedonia – A Gorgeous Lake and Many Monuments

Posted by on Jul 24, 2016 in Europe, Macedonia | No Comments
Places to Visit in Macedonia – A Gorgeous Lake and Many Monuments

Often overlooked and underexplored, The Republic Of Macedonia may not be on your travel radar but with its relatively dry Mediterranean climate and a vast array of mountains, hills, valleys and lakes, it is packed with great adventure potential. Read on as we explore the places to visit in Macedonia. Macedonians are traditionally Orthodox but […]