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The fortified city walls of Kotor, Montenegro
Travel tales

Climbing Kotor’s city walls

High above the town of Kotor are some of the best vantage points across the bay – the city walls. The walls date back to medieval times, started in the 9th century to protect Kotor from invaders. They were added…

Island of Sveti Stefan on the Montenegro coast
In pictures

An island of luxury at Sveti Stefan // In pictures

Just off the Montenegrin coast, Sveti Stefan is a perfect teardrop-shaped island with terracotta-tiled buildings and evergreen trees set in a turquoise bay. It dates back to the 15th century and started off as a fortified fishing village. But…

Sveti Stefan beach on the Adriatic coast in Montenegro
Travel tales

Why Montenegro should be on your travel list

There are plenty of destinations that hold long-term spots on my travel wish-list. Places where I’ve researched what I want to see and pored over photos and blog posts. Places that are just waiting for the right combination of…