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 Gjirocastër - we loved it, for the kids it was exhausting and haunted  As impressive as the Albanian city Gjirokastër was for us, the two girls become grumblier the longer we stay here. The streets are far too steep for them and every walk becomes a hard hike for them. Startled they hide behind our legs whenever a […]

In search of Paradise Beach

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  Gjirocastër – we loved it, for the kids it was exhausting and haunted   As impressive as the Albanian city Gjirokastër was for us, the two girls become grumblier …
 The only remaining minaret of Gjirokastër (out of 14) which was not destroyed during the culture revolution.  Nobody else can describe this beautiful city with this special morbid charme better than the famous Albanian writer Ismail Kadare who was born here:  "... and for sure this was the only place in the world where somebody […]

Gjirokastër

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  The only remaining minaret of Gjirokastër (out of 14) which was not destroyed during the culture revolution.   Nobody else can describe this beautiful city with this special morbid…
  The previous night we had spent next to an ancient bridge ... only the next morning a passer-by informed us that this site is "famous" for dangerous falling rocks from the nearby cliff. Well, we survived!     We set off after a brief brekkie ... the tourist information in the next village is nor real help for our […]

Just an ordinary day on the road

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    The previous night we had spent next to an ancient bridge … only the next morning a passer-by informed us that this site is “famous” for dangerous falling…
 Albania ... another country with a highscore on our list of the best travel destinations!  One knows exactly that it just happened, but you simply can't plan it beforehand: suddenly, the holidays are over and traveling begins. Suddenly, we are the only vehicle with a foreign license plate. The road conditions don't resemble central European […]

Holidays are over!

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  Albania … another country with a highscore on our list of the best travel destinations!   One knows exactly that it just happened, but you simply can’t plan it…
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Mirësevini në Shqipëri!

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Oftewel welkom in Albanië! Het is 6 uur als we wakker worden op onze bankjes in de bar. De boot ligt stil voor de haven van Vlöre. Een uur later…

Camping Albania

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A useful pdf file for campsites in the Balkans can be downloaded here  Our List of Campsites for Albania Camping, Ohrid Lake in Albania. Approx 3 km from Pogradec, nice…

Camping in Montenegro

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A useful pdf file for campsites in the Balkans can be downloaded here http://www.camping.rs/download/Broschuere%20Camping-Schaetze%20des%20Balkans.pdf Camping & Apartments “Oliva” Bar, Uvala Maslina – Utjeha, 85000 Bar, Montenegro, email: oliva-utjeha@t-com.me, arabelovic@t-com.me, phone:…

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