My new travel buddies and I only stayed in Tirana for one evening, then headed out early the next morning to catch a bus towards Sarande. It turned out to be quite literally the worst bus trip of my life, but for reasons I’d rather not get into. We made it to the city on […]Read more "A Quick Change of Plans"
It’s difficult to say exactly how things would have been different had I stayed in Breshka Hostel, but switching to the Pirate Hostel seems to have worked out to my advantage. Yesterday I met up with two fellow travelers, a guy from Canada and a girl from Brazil. They were heading to Ada Bojana, a […]Read more "Warning: NSFW"
I have been trying to update this blog for a few days, but I always get sidetracked somehow. Recently, upon switching hostels in the middle of my stay in Ulcinj (which I will cover in a bit), the only place my Chromebook is able to access the wifi is in the commons room. Solidarity is […]Read more "Take the Good With the Bad"
That is me: the Earl of Black Mountain. I am not entirely sure where I left off on my last blog, but it was probably sometime before I left Split. My intentions were to leave on a bus towards Podgorica around 2330 – which started off fine. The bus had a stopover in Dubrovnik, at […]Read more "The Count of Montenegro"
Well I finally managed to get into Croatia late in the evening. Simon, my Airbnb host, was kind enough to pick me up from the train station and give me a ride the 4km to his apartment. After a quick shower I left to meet up with Frane, the hostel owner I met last year. […]Read more "UE in the EU"
Sometimes I don’t update this blog for a week or more simply because not much happens. And occasionally I don’t update this blog for a week or more simply because too much happens. Allow me an attempt to recall the past several days… I left Julia’s town (I honestly can not remember its name) on a […]Read more "A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Croatia"
I know it’s been awhile since my last post, but I haven’t felt inspired enough to write anything lately. That hasn’t changed today; I’m just forcing myself to record the previous weeks’ events now since much will be changing very soon. Last week end Julia and I went hiking in the Sudetes Mountains, in the Krkonoše range, […]Read more "Krkonoše and Gesundheit"