Travel Blogs from Kastoria
... went to photograph a small monastery nearer to lake level. To most of the locals, the area was a beach used on a Sunday afternoon. We were off at 1335.
We were 96k from Bitola but had things to do on winding roads. Daniela will not be with us tonight. Got an overview of tomorrow, passport day heading to Greece. Bit dozey which I will attribute to the beer.
We climbed for a half hour for a view of the lake. This narrow road was not meant for bus ...
... on corners or roundabouts, luckerly no damaged to either person or bike. I also dropped my bike at the order crossing getting into Greece, the roads we wet and I missed my footing and over it went! Again no damage except dented pride. Tomorrow we have decided to take motorways rather than the back roads to give us a easier day.
... the fabulous lake Ohrid. Just as the sun was setting we stumbled upon an idyllic campsite with only one other coupe of people. On arriving I asked if there was a shower. The chap laughed and pointed at the lake "we have one of the biggest shower in the world!". With my tent about 2 metres from the lake shore, my first view of the day was a spectacular one. Best campsite of the trip by a long shot.
Tomorrow we leave Albania for the last ...
... Couldn't imagine myself doing that sometime before..now, even with 1000 people around me, didnt stop it! After that we heard shouting about food again! When we went there, everybody made two circles and hold each other hands, sang together, hummed the same tone, huged and bowed for the earth! Then we sat there and volunters brought big buckets with fruit salad, sunflower seeds and raisins and poridge! All the food was either vegan or vegetarian and it was very very tasty! We chatted ...
... Church's influence on Russian-Cyprian foreign policy - at least at this stage.
It goes on & on.
One lady (wearing black) stopped Monica on the street and gave her bread because Monica looked hungry. There may have been a translation problem. It could have been likely that she was a generous old lady.
Another lady stopped me on the street to tell me that she was present when my great-grandfather, the priest, ...
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