Travel Blogs from Podgorica
... and I were up and off that train like it was about to explode. It was dark by this time, but after only a few confusing Montenegrian directions, we found our hostel. The receptionist was so lovely, gave us a good place to go for dinner, and then told us all about Budva and Kotor, how to get there, what to do in each place, and what to avoid. Bless her. We had a quick, cheap but massive dinner, and finally collapsed into bed, relieved to have arrived in ...
... to an incredible size. It was because of the reasons above and many more that we were excited to see this little land to the South-East of the Balkans.
In order to get there we decided to avoid the twelve hour “express” train and instead jumped into an old ex-Yugoslavian plane from the “well known” and “safety conscious” Serbian airline, JAT. After the extremely old, scarily tall and horrifically ugly flight attendant told us to sit ...
I took several photos in the village and took advantage of the lights of the setting sun. Then I returned to the house and it was soon time to eat. The dinner was really delicious: we get bean soup, boiled meat, salad and home-made yoghurt. Our accommodation was superb in Theth. We stayed in a huge house owned by a local family and our hosts prepared all meals for us. It was sad to know that the next morning we had to say goodbye to this idyllic ...
... ride was not long, but the border crossings took the time. They come on board and check a couple of luggage and you show passports, then they take and stamp them, and this to exit Montenengro, then he drives about 10 feet and the Croatia border guys come on and take your passports to be stamped, a lot of official nothing's, but it is their job, so you keep quiet---
Got into Dubrovnik, safe and sound.
... br> "Won't what?"
"What do you mean you won't be painting."
"I mean sir, the buildings won't be painted.."
"Well....Ok then.....Good luck with the construction."
"Construction? What construction? Ohhh the city. Sorry. I'll be at the pub if anyone needs me."
The place is a serious butthole. But interesting in its own way I suppose. Everything looks run down. Has a ...