The New York Times: Hiking Beyond Borders in the Balkans

…Tomorrow we would follow that trail and slip virtually unnoticed into Albania. That would have been among the stupidest things you could do had it been the 1980s, when Albania was the North Korea of Europe. From World War II until his death in 1985, the Communist leader Enver Hoxha hammered Albania into an oppressive […]

Evening Standard: 10 reasons why you should visit Montenegro in 2016

It has pretty medieval towns and rolling hills, it’s affordable and boasts some of the best beaches in Europe. What’s not to love about Montenegro, one of the hottest travel destinations for 2016? Don’t be fooled by its traditional nickname ‘Black Mountain’, because this small but beautiful destination is anything but monochrome. Here, you’ll find […]

Hiking in Kosovo

Globetrotter Elisa: Hajla 2403 moh – med en fot i Kosovo og en i Montenegro

Det er alltid stas med toppturer! På toppen er det alltid fin utsikt, det er et perfekt sted å spise matpakka si på og det gir deg en aldri så liten mestringsfølelse. Nå skal det ikke sies at alle disse faktorene slår inn hver gang, men på denne turen hadde jeg både været og kroppen […]