Montenegro's National Parks - Varied and Beautiful June 25th 2013 When you’re riding a bicycle being rewarded for one’s efforts is really the motivating factor to keep moving. That, and the thought of being stuck in the mountains in bad weather. After a brekkie of pancakes with homemade jam which included whole plums, and strong sweet coffee, I was on the road by 8.15. Not really the early planned start but better than previous efforts. And it was cool. Blis ... read more
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