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... right high up on the edge of a mighty high mountain pass. The views from up here were fantastic.
Over the other side of the pass was a fantastic road heading up the edge of a mountain and i had ideas of taking that road instead of the normal road. However this road appeared to be across the border and in Albania so there was no ways I was going that route.
The road down this pass was magical and as the sun was up it was totally dry and so was great fun. At the bottom ...
... was expectedly somewhat hazy, lacking in context the further away you tried to photograph. Some of the winding roads below would have been better photo ops. Not the best 10M of the trip. We stopped shortly thereafter for another vista; same issue. On the road by 1440.
We evidently descended more quickly, hitting a larger road by 1500, toward Resen. Some gaps in memory could be equated with nodding off. Little towns like Bela Crkva were farming country, ...
... the maps I needed onto his netbook.
The standard of driving dropped dramatically when we entered Albania, we had to go right through the centre of the capital city Tirana,manic! Cars coming from every direction.
Our group expanded to six today with Scottish Mike joining us.Both Shayne and Mike had minor offs due ...
... by the trip and was very happy for us to sleep in his mother's garden and Told us all about his tours on motorbike. His 5yo daughter came down bearing ice creams for us and in the morning Albert brought us a bag of delicious hot cheesy pastries and yogurt. Such kindness and he wanted nothing but to hear about what we were doing in basic English. Restores one's faith in people!
On we went, following the coast down to near a town called Bar, again ...
... saw many tents and tipis. We were already almost too late there, so we ate some fruit salad and met two very nice German guys (whats up with all the great German people we meet??) and went to dance with everybody around the fires and make music with different groups of people all around. After that we went to the tent to get some sleep and warm up!
Next morning after a freezing night we heard many bells around our tent, when Karolina opend it, we saw many sheeps everywhere and ...