Monthly Archives: July 2013

Albania, Tirana, 28-30 July 2013

The first 60 km out of Skopje is a freeway with 4 toll stops 30, 20, 30, 20 Dinar so make sure you have at least 100 Dinar when you leave, after that the road deteriorates climbing through the mountains. … Continue reading

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Macedonia, Skopje, 25-27 July 2013

Pristina to Skopje is a short ride 88 km in 2:20 hrs, very slow going with traffic and built up almost all the way. had to show documents at the Kosovo border when leaving and at the Macedonia border had … Continue reading

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Kosovo, Pristina, 22-24 July 2013

It took me a little while to figure out the route between Podgorica, Montenegro and Pristina, Kosovo without going through Serbia or Albania and where there was a Border crossing post. Google and my GPS maps only confused the issue, … Continue reading

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Montenegro, Podgorica, 21 July 2013

Wandered around through the Muslim quarter, narrow streets and a small Mosque, a picturesque Cafe by the river deserted and the Millennium bridge. I saw more people out and about today than on any other day, being a Sunday it … Continue reading

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Montenegro, Podgorica, 20 July 2013

Podgorica capital of Montenegro, population 186,000, it was bombed 70 times during WWII and razed to the ground and then it was renamed Titograd and rebuilt in concrete. Definitely not a tourist destination, one clue is no money changers hahaha. … Continue reading

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Montenegro, Podgorica, 19 July 2013

Left Sarajevo cool and blue skies straight into the mountains, the road gradually deteriorated until it was one lane. Came to a line of parked cars rode through and saw the holdup was due to a crane lifting a Land … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo, 17-18 July 2013

A very interesting and charismatic place, the mix of cultures and religions, the location in the mountains, many people speak English and they use the Latin script, voted by Lonely Planet as one of the Top 10 cities to visit … Continue reading

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