Montenegro Equals Mountain Overload June 23rd 2013 What to say about a country which welcomed me with a stamp in my passport and a leaflet highlighting the statistics of the number of people that had died, been seriously injured, or had sustained other minor injuries through road accidents in 2009, complete with photographs? Ah, thanks, it’s great to be here too. And yes, I will follow your advice and slow down from the current 5.6km/h crawl.
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I'm on the road again. Back to the Balkans again. This time to discover some new places and reconnect with some old.
It's been 2 years since my last bike trip in the Baltics. No traversing the countryside with my brown, battered Giant. No schlepping of poor bicycle from one hemisphere to the other. Instead, a bike shall be bought there and ridden over hill and dale through Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania and (Republic of) Macedonia.
No annual gym membership for me! I'm assured a thorough Balkan workout with all those mountains and a very healthy dose of history and cul... full info