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... constructed stone walls with large square cut stones lining a border on the outer edge. Each section headed down at an angle of about 30 degrees. Here's the catch: there are 53 sections so after 100 paces or so, you turn direction and go down. It took about an hour to do this and my legs were jelly. These switchbacks are about 200 years old and are an engineering and labour marvel. They were built to take canons and munitions up the mountain to defend both Kotor ...
... attached picture!). We continued exploring the old town where we discovered a major treat, a Palacinke (sweet pancake like a crepe filled with marmalade). These are made right in from of you while you wait, yummy!! Though we already had this dessert earlier, we then had a late lunch at a little off the beaten path cafe. Back towards the train and we tried one more delicacy, a slice of Vocna Torte (yes, we walk and hike a lot, also usually only eat one meal a day so we can justify ...
... we gobbled that up quickly to get out and explore the old town, out hotel being right in the centre we just had to step outside.
Suggestions and highlights...
Climb up to the old fort, at this time of year I'd go at about ten am, earlier and the stones would be too slippery. Also, if you're lucky, go when there are no cruise ships in port. They charge 3€ entry at peak season through the two main entrances / exits accessible inside ...
... br> 16 BiH 05 DAYS
17 INDIA 14 DAYS
18 ESTONIA 04 DAYS
19 SLOVAKIA 05 DAYS
20 QATAR 03 DAYS
21 LITHUANIA 03 DAYS
22 LATVIA 02 DAYS
23 FINLAND 04 DAYS
25 SERBIA 03 DAYS
... the Montenegrin coast to Budva.
Now, it turns out that Budva is not only a coastal tourist resort, but is often called the "Montenegrin Miami" because in summer it is the most crowded and popular tourist resort in the country with great beaches (something like 35 beaches in the area) and a rocking nightlife. Apparently, we were here just one week before the tourist season and thank goodness because it was already ...
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- Free parking