"Whether breathing the Ottoman atmosphere of Prizren, Kosovo, or exploring the mystical shores of Macedonia’s Lake Ohrid; dining on grilled squid at a seaside café in Montenegro or sampling the nightlife in the Serbian capital of Belgrade—visitors can’t help but marvel at the richness of culture and the vibrant weave of people, history, and nature in this crossroads of Europe." - From a recent story on the Western Balkans in National Geographic Traveler.
I didn't consult National Geographic when I began planning our latest trip through parts of the former Yugoslavia, but it looks like we'll be hitting all the right spots. I hope you'll come along as Tom and I travel through the Western Balkans, starting with an overnight ferry from Bari in Italy to Montenegro on the Adriatic coast. Click here to follow the blog.