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Thailand Travel Planning 2019

04 Feb
South of Thailand Travel Planning 2019 - Legend: yellow - car, orange - boat / ferry, red - train

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Thailand Travel Planning is the summary of my two-month trip to Thailand during the winter/ spring of 2019 (mid-February to mid-April). The pace of traveling was medium, meaning: I had a single-entry tourist visa which allowed me to stay in Thailand for a limited amount of time (60 days) to get my above-mentioned visa, I had to […]

Hiking the Albanian Alps – Valbona Theth, Albania

03 Apr
Trek Valbona Theth: on the way to Valbona Pass (Qafa e Valbonës)

The first day of the trek Valbona Theth Short description. I took a local shuttle (furgon) from Shkodër to the onboarding place on the Komani ferryboat. For four hours, we traveled by ferry on the Komani Lake until Fierza. Then, we took a car to Valbona, where we stayed overnight before the Valbona Theth hike. […]

From Vlorë to the Ottoman town of Berat, Albania

03 Mar
Berat Castle - traditional Ottoman house

From Vlorë to Berat Short description. I left from Vlore, crossed the town of Fier, and reached the archaeological site of Apollonia. I returned to Fier and chose the best road toward Berat, where I stayed for several days. Long Description At the Adriatic Sea, a wild wind blew at Cekodhima Camping, but it was warm […]

From the old town of Gjirokastra to the Ksamil Peninsula, Albania

17 Jan
Gjirokastra - the greenery courtyard with vines of the Mele Guesthouse

The first day in Gjirokastra Short Description. In Gjirokastra, I went to the Old Fortress and then wandered through the traditional Dunavat, Manalat, and Cfake neighborhoods. From there, I crossed a valley and came back to the fortress. Then, I walked down to the ring road of the old town through the Old Bazaar. In […]

Exploring the surroundings of the Ohrid Lake – Macedonia

17 Nov
Ohrid Lake - view from the Galicica Mountains

The eastern coast of the Ohrid Lake I drove up to Elshani, and from there I came down to Peštani. Further on I went to the museum on water from Gradište. I had lunch at a restaurant on the beach of Trpejca, overlooking the Ohrid Lake. Then I went to the St. Naum Monastery and […]