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Up at 4:30 to catch the shuttle to Gatwick at 5 am for our 7 am flight. In the airport the stores and cafés are open and full, children are being towed along, people in wheelchairs are sifting through the crowds, and the sun is just coming up on a sunny day. From the plane I see polka dot fluffy clouds drifting over lush green French farmland. Then …
... of lookouts and then Rijeka Lake, which is part of Lake Skadar National Park. Here, the view was one of the most incredible ones I'd ever seen. The sun was setting and the lake wrapped around a mountain. The pictures we took were incredible. The more time we spend and the more we see in Montenegro, the more we appreciate it's beauty.
At dinner that night, we ate along the lake and had fish soup and some kind of fish for dinner, but for Garyn, it wasn't fun. ...
... and architecture 'feels Venetian' somehow.
Having 2 days here also meant we could indulge in some additional excursions beyond the walled city:
- we took the local bus to the village of Perast (an interesting experience - single lane road size, however, it functions with 2 way traffic!!) We then took a local boat out to a tiny Island and its church built in 1630, Our Lady of the Rock. It features ...
... down. We stopped to wait for stragglers and photo hounds. And we oohed and aahed at the stunning vistas getting lower and lower as we climbed higher and higher. We knew we could make it because we were following in the tracks if a very large cow or bull. It's hoof prints were in the mud and cow paddies became a mine field so much so it seemed like we were dancing a jig to avoid the slop. Fragrant in another way! Finally we were at the top! There were old ...
... as an independent kingdom, it boasted embassies of the major European powers. King Nikolai had a palace which was extremely modest by European standards. Indeed, it could have passed as the stable hands house at Versailles.
The grand hotel in Cetinje is not open in the winter which should have told us something about the place but why let trivialities like somewhere decent to stay get in the way of a good adventure. So, I used ...