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TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Donco Ohrid
Travel Blogs from Ohrid
... lack of bakeries until we reached the center of town (at the bottom of the hill), but we were rewarded with a plethora of meat/cheese/spinach/chocolate filled filo dough and croissants!
Then we went to the vegetable market and met an assortment of charming Macedonian venders. Everyone asked us where we were from, and one guy even gave us free clementines because he was so excited that American tourists are visiting Macedonia! ...
... Maybe she can buy a souvenir funny bone. It was to be for 20M but 35M rolled by. The lollygagging of the Brits was the least of my problems. Changing batteries, I realized I had not charged the 'spare' so now I had two dead batteries and most of the day's picture taking in front of me: dumb de dumb dumb. Ms Posh Nosh was carping about some with attitude; there's the pot calling the kettle black
We had our share of descents, passing through valleys. ...
... streets listening to music and taking in the atmosphere of the people. I hung out in the main square for a few hours and into sunset. When I had enough ambience of the square I made my way to a kebab stand which I had also gone to the night before. The owner of the place was a friendly guy from Syria. He had only been open for 10 days, so I assumed that he fled his country due to the conflicts it was having. He told me it was very bad over there, and he made me two tasty falafel ...
We left the hotel at 7:30 this morning for another long day of driving. We stopped just before the Macedonian border for lunch at around 1pm. The albanian countryside started changing towards the border with redder soils,more lush vegetation and far less rocky terrain. The border crossing took over 45 minutes just for the Albanian side. The Macedonian side was only 10 minutes. We got a stamp though which kind of makes the ...
... met the rest of the gang and walked up to the freshwater spring that was hammering down through the town. It was great to see and the water has such tremendous power. All the walking was making us hungry, not to mention it was 3pm by now so off to the restaurant it is!
The restaurant was beautiful and we had the place to ourselves. The view all the way back down the valley and across Lake Ohrid is just spectacular. Entree was fresh salad, fresh ...