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Skopje In A Day!

Skopje is the scarcely visited capital city of North Macedonia, a landlocked country in the Balkans that is bordered by Greece, Albania, Kosovo, Serbia and Bulgaria. It’s from the Bulgarian capital Sofia that I took a private day trip to Skopje. If you want to travel alone, there are bus routes that run between Sofia and Skopje. But I was short of time and couldn’t really justify an overnight stay. Plus, it was a pretty last minute trip for me as I was filling a Tel Aviv shaped hole in my itinerary. My expectations[...]

Exploring Montenegro’s Bay of Kotor!

Posted In: Kotor | Montenegro
Let's just establish from the get-go that Montenegro's Kotor is more captivating and enchanting than words could ever do justice. Traditional Mediterranean architecture is juxtaposed with the striking mountains above, with spectacular views everywhere you look. But the Bay of Kotor is much more than just Kotor and its Old Town. read more