Travel Blogs from Ohrid
... of all a bed with linen sheets. Ohrid town is beside the lake in a similar situation to Taupo. We went with the group on a boat trip to St Nawn , site of a beautiful Macedonian church. Visited a replica lakeside village at Bay of Bones, so called because of the bones found in the mud when the site was discovered. The first settlement here predates the Romans. On the return, the water reflected the green ...
... way I was willing to pay more money but not such a large amount. I told him I was sorry but that this amount was all I was paying. I got out of the cab and left an unsatisfied cabbie behind. I felt extremely bad about this situation, and should have just let him do his job in his own city. However its the first time my maps have let me down so bad, and I had no reason not to trust them.
The niceness of the hostel quickly made up for the taxi mishap. It was really well done. ...
... create a picturesque town. The modern buildings are built in a similar style to the older ones; they are cantilevered so the top was wider than the base. Apparently Ohrid once had 365 churches, one for every day of the year. A Roman amphitheatre was being set up to stage a concert as part of the summer concert season. Our hotel was beside the beautiful lake and we ate dinner out on the terrace with the sun setting across the extensive waters and the cool breeze wafting around ...
... and people should not be there - such as his son who called to say hello from where he was setting up his grill and saw his father's boat. Zoran told us that boats were not supposed to go close to the shore either because they would be fined - because they could endanger the fish that were spawning. We saw some birds and Tito's villa as well as the prime minister's and the bodyguards' villas. We saw the most expensive property on the shore. We saw ...
... which was conveniently located at the bus station where we happened to be disembarking), we thought we'd see if they could help us sort out a bed for the night. They told us they knew of only one place that was free and called the owner to come and pick us up and take us to have a look. The ride was much appreciated once we discovered that the bus station was a few kilometers from the old town, the area where we hoped to find lodging. ...
Other places to stay in Ohrid
Braka miladinovi 11, Ohrid | 2 star villafrom $22
Klimentov Universitet n.n., Ohrid | 2 star villafrom $39
Dimce Malenko 10, Ohrid | 2 star villafrom $24
1 Hristo Uzunov Street, Ohrid | Villafrom $31
Kej Marshal Tito 68, Ohrid | 3 star villafrom $47
St. Kosta Abras 29, Ohrid | Villafrom $33
Argir Marincev 4, Ohrid | Villafrom $20
Kej Marhsal Tito 68b, Ohrid | Villafrom $44