Day 229 – Seven Rila Lakes – Bulgaria

Day 229 – Seven Rila Lakes – Bulgaria

Bulgaria – Rila Park and the 7 lakes The Rila is a mountain range in the Southwest of Bulgaria where you’ll find some of the highest mountains in the Balkans. The highest peak is Musala at 2925 meters (the 6th highest mountain in Europe). You’ll find the 7 lakes...
Day 225 – Sofia, Bulgaria

Day 225 – Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia – First Day After 4 months we’ve arrived at the last country of the Balkans: Bulgaria. We stayed on the outskirts of Sofia and the first impressions are pretty good. Upon arriving in Bulgaria we had to purchase a Vignette so that we could circulate...
Day 177 – Tirana Pyramid

Day 177 – Tirana Pyramid

A communism memory Situated in the middle of the city, this weird building, now abandoned, opened in 1988 as a museum dedicated to the dictator Enver Hoxha (another one who thought he was a pharaoh). At the time it was the most expensive building ever erected in...
Day 166 – Last day in Montenegro

Day 166 – Last day in Montenegro

Montenegro – A small country with great beauty Today is our last day in Montenegro. Montenegro is a beautiful country. With its escarped mountains, medieval villages and paradisiacal beaches with the warm Adriatic water this is definitely a country worth...
154 days on the road – Montenegro

154 days on the road – Montenegro

We just arrived in Montenegro, the 11th country on our trip. In 5 months we visited half the countries we wanted to: 22. “We wanted” because the list continues to increase. 154 days traveling. We leave behind many adventures, friends that we will surely...
Day 143 – Jekovacka Tabija

Day 143 – Jekovacka Tabija

The Yellow Bastion The Jekovacka Tabija is also known as the Yellow Bastion because of its yellow stones. The name came from the Bosnian word “jeko” that means echo in sound but it can also mean hauling sound when in pain. The Jekovacka Tabija is also...