Travel Blogs from Ohrid
We're met but Ilian for a exclusive trip to the museum, which would normally be closed on Monday's but was opened especially for Globus. Very interesting, but was keen to get out of Albania. One of our group had gone for a walk, and did not feel comfortable. We drove to the border and went through the formalities, and entered Macedonia. We went on …
Lake Ohrid is a cool lake, fit for swimming. Our hotel was located next to it. There is also a running trial all around the lake and is easy to find. The restaurants food is good but make sure to travel into the city for the some great traditional food.
... I couldn’t even squish the wrapped parcel to get an idea of what I was getting. I love surprises.
So the first thing I did in the morning was open the curtains. It was like a mirror. Quiet and mysterious – cos I couldn’t see the other side. Not quite as mind shattering as I was expecting but the longer you are in Ohrid the better it gets. Not only do you see the different sides to the ...
... another hour until I reached the entrance to the caves. The views from the mountaintop were pretty and looking down on the old Ottoman town was quite the site. I walked up the stairs into the caves, and bought my entrance ticket. I walked around inside the caves for about 40 minutes or so. They were really cool. They even played some tranquil Karunesh like music inside the caves that gave you a relaxed amience while you walked around. When I got my fair share of spelunking, I ...
... snuck a photo of them!!
After breaky we walked around the old Bazaar down to the harbour then walked down beside the lake then up up up to a beautiful church called Plausnik it was at the top of a hill/mountain. After hiking around for a bit we stopped for a rest at a small cafana overlooking the lake and the city, it was beautiful! At first it was just us then the whole place filled up with a tour a nice couple came and ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Granit Ohrid
This hotel was situated right on Lake Ohrid and we were able to swim in it amidst the beautiful scenery.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.