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Balkan Diary Part 1: Sofia to Struga

For months I’d been planning our trip, a two week whistle-stop tour of the western Balkans taking in some of Eastern Europe’s less visited corners. And for the weeks leading up to our departure, I’d been agonising over the reliability of Macedonian bus timetables, fretting over how best to enter and exit Albania, doing my best to plan for every conceivable catastrophic scenario as we attempted to get from Skopje to Dubrovnik using only public transport. 4,194 more words


A Place to Be

The second challenge for Writing 101 – to write about a place that is special…

Autumn has made her presence felt. This morning, thick fog curled over the fields and reduced visibility on the road to work. 226 more words