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In this northwestern corner of Greece, the roads approach to within a couple of kilometres of both Albania and the Macedonian Republic, but there is no access to either country. The point at which the three countries meet is in the middle of Lake Prespa Major. The area has the back-of-beyond feeling that always appeals to me.
The main population centre in Greece is the historic but very small village of Agios Germanos. We stayed at the Varmous Hotel ...
Though great, Ohrid town can be a bit overwhelming - the beaches are tiny, but people definitely take full advantage of every square inch of space available, with sun loungers side by side, and the odd beach towel wedged in between. There's a vibrant atmosphere on the beaches, but today presented the perfect opportunity to escape the crowds for the day, taking advantage of a lake cruise to explore ...
... beautiful and flowery Italy, but the actual commercial non-touristy parts of medium-sized Italian cities. Part of this was definitely that many of the street signs have the exact same design. But then there would be things like a carnival on a square in the center of the city where I just couldn't help but notice ...the ground. It was all gravelly in some places, and in other places there were larger chunks of cement ...
... of hard for me to see it but the valley is beautiful. I finally make out the waterfall. There was a herd of goats there too and they kept coming up the steep hill to the road. At first, it didn’t seem like there was a shepherd but he finally showed up and he is walking up the cliff about the same as the goats do. Just looking at how steep it was made me fall off balance!
We finally get to a spot in the ...
... across the border, but were worried that we might get stopped by the military and be forced to turn back, all of which would just take up that much more of our day. Taking the bus seemed the more certain option, so we returned to the bus stop, pausing briefly on the sandy beach to quickly dip our toes in the cool waters of Lake Ohrid. 20 minutes later, we were back on the bus, and 3 minutes after that we were at the border. It had been a short, ...
Other places to stay in Korce
Korca Center, Korce | Hotelfrom $68
Korca City Center, Korce | Hotelfrom $46
Rr. Ismail Qemali Nr. 7, Korce | Hotelfrom $60
Rruga KiÃ§o Golniku, Nr .5, Korce | Hotelfrom $31
Korce | Hotelfrom $29
Dardhe, Korce | Hotelfrom $38
City Center, Korce | Hotelfrom $30