Travel Blogs from Kastoria
... on corners or roundabouts, luckerly no damaged to either person or bike. I also dropped my bike at the order crossing getting into Greece, the roads we wet and I missed my footing and over it went! Again no damage except dented pride. Tomorrow we have decided to take motorways rather than the back roads to give us a easier day.
... stops and amazing views to take in. Tourism in the Montenegro coastline is a colossal economic input, with every inch of the 2km main beach in Budva covered by bars and restaurant seating.
We slept in the car park of the Ernest Hemingway restaurant. Again, very kind if them, but the smell of sewage wafting into the tent intermittently through the night was a huge put off! Coincidentally the following day I was hit by a brief but ...
... top of the mountain with a small taxi bus, we were greeted with hugs of random people there! Everybody told us: welcome home! We saw the view around us and it was incredible, the peaks of the mountains and the sun hidding behind them! we were 1800meters high and we already felt the cold getting into our bones, so we quickly built our tent and we heard a mass of people shouting: Food circle! NOW! then we heard it again but much closer, it was unbelievable sound! We climbed up the ...
... name is Sultana, a female variation of the name - "Sultan." She was most likely named after the last Sultan of the Ottomoan Dynasty when their reign ended in November 1922. It wasn't a bad run since its inception of 1299.
Sultana didn't want her picture taken because she's dressed in black and in mouring but not sure for whom she is mourning. Sultana introduced us to her daughter, Suzy, who was visiting from Crete.
Suzy is ...
... of work.
Lechovo was founded sometime in the early 1600s. Its reputation for harboring insurgents, rather freedom-fighters, is unparalleled. Brave men fought foreign occupiers - first the Ottomans and then the Nazis. Hitler personally ordered the town burned through frustration although he spared the Church of St. Demetrios (built in 1812) and the “Astiki Scholi," which is the civil school that currently serves a ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed