Montenegrin Beach Holiday Budva Style

The Montenegrin tourist capital of Budva is a tempting 23 km south of the Bay of Kotor. Budva has a big reputation as a beach holiday destination and we decided to check out the city beach of Slovenska, to see what all the fuss was about. Fighting our way through stalls selling beach towels and […]

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The Bay of Kotor known simply as Boka

The Bay of Kotor in Montenegro, known simply as Boka, is one of the most naturally beautiful places I’ve seen. Stark grey mountains daubed with splotches of green, plummet down to join the multiple shades of blue in the bay. Often described as fiords, the inlets were formed when the river system was destroyed by […]

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Over the border into Montenegro and the Bay of Kotor

Sitting at the cafe on Crkvina Hill in Trebinje, savouring the last of our coffee and the admirable view, we cajoled ourselves into moving.  It was time to leave East Herzegovina and drive over the border into Montenegro and that day’s destination in the Bay of Kotor. But there was one last thing we wanted to […]

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Ten Weeks in Europe 2015

Having arrived back in Australia after Ten weeks in Europe with camera cards bulging and a loop of experiences on permanent replay in my head. Countries Visited. a) Italy Rome, Amalfi Coast, Sicily? b) Slovenia the beautiful, Piran and Ljulbjana via Triglav National Park? c) Croatia – Zagreb, the National Park, Seaside Towns and Islands? d) Bosnia & […]

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