We drive through Greece and discover some empty beaches…
We explore Ohrid – the most prominent sight of Macedonia, leave the beaten track and by chance discover the most beautiful place in the country.
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 12: Ohrid, Macedonia”
Should I mentione that we found the perfect location overlooking Lake Skadar for our base camp the previous night? In Montenegro, finding a desolate and incredibly scenic location might have been the easiest from all the countries we’ve been to on our way from Germany to Georgia.
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 11: Lake Skadar and Albania”
…and some amazing beaches, towns and villages in between. We keep exploring Montenegro and meet the locals. Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 10: Bay of Kotor, Lake Skadar”
With the tank full of cheap Bosnian diesel and food supplies that should last us a week we crossed the Croatian border as early as 7 am. The border crossing at Neum was not busy, there were maybe 10 cars in front of us and the cars moved quickly. For comparison: 10 cars at the Ukrainian-Polish border would mean an hour of waiting at least.
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 9: Dubrovnik, Bay of Kotor”
We explore Bosnia and Herzegovina in the summer heat of the Balkans. The temperature rose to 38°C (100°F) on that day!
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 8: Bosnia and Herzegovina”
On this day we examined the best Dalmatian beaches (according to Lonely Planet) and now share our impressions here.
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 7: Croatia”
We check more bucket list destinations in Croatia – Rastoke, Zadar and Sibenik – and go shoe shopping!
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 6: The quest to find the Startas Borovo”
We leave the Croatian coast and go further inland heading to Plitvice Lakes National park. But what we see there makes us change our plans…
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 5: Riding near Plitvice National Park”
The warm Adriatic Sea and the exquisite coastline of Opatija – a former Austrian aristocrat resort – certainly repay visitors for any inconvenience involved in getting or staying there. In our case finding a parking spot turned out to be such an inconvenience – we drove backwards and forwards the whole morning, looking for a free place to park – we did finally find something at a supermarket – luckily the gate was broken and we could park for as long as we wanted to! Without our Gnu, we strolled around the streets of Opatija. I liked what I saw very much.
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 4: Lonely beach in Croatia”