• Montenegro
  • WAR MONUMENT ROUTE THROUGH BJELOPAVLIĆI

    war monument Vranjske Njive1

    Although I am aware that Bjelopavlići is not exactly the most attractive tourist region in Montenegro, I have made many nice trips through this fertile and densely populated valley between Podgorica and Nikšić. For me, it is a big advantage that this region has not been discovered by hordes of tourists so far. And apart […]

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  • 5 MONASTERIES AROUND SKADAR LAKE

    Beška monastery

    I have always been fascinated by Skadar Lake as it is one of the areas in Montenegro that is (still) for a great part untouched by mass tourism. The natural beauties are overwhelming and the fact that so many ruined stone houses, old fishing villages, fortresses and monasteries can be found all over the region […]

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  • WHY HAS TIVAT BECOME SO POPULAR?

    Porto Montenegro

    The town of Tivat, situated in the Bay of Kotor, has never been a particularly attractive tourist destination. As it does not have a picturesque old town, it was in stark contrast with the charming medieval settlements and ancient fishing villages in its immediate surroundings. But things have changed in the last few years. Thanks […]

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  • 7 PROMINENT STATUES IN PODGORICA

    Oro statue 2 Podgorica

    Many cities in Europe are famous for their prominent statues and monuments. Just think about Skopje, Lviv (Ukraine) or Barcelona. But also Podgorica is trying to become more attractive by erecting new sculptures on public places. Recently, the capital city of Montenegro has declared that it will support the initiative to erect a statue to […]

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  • 3 UNUSUAL AUTUMN FRUITS IN MONTENEGRO

    iglice jujubes

    Tourists travelling through Montenegro in autumn will often be surprised when they explore the green markets in Kotor and other coastal towns or even in Podgorica. They will see an abundance of vegetables and fruits, although some of them seem strange, exotic or “old-fashioned” to them. Not only crimson pomegranates, orange persimmons, yellow quinces, deep […]