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Friday, June 16th, Skopje, Macedonia
Greetings! The Kale Fortress, Mustafa Pasha Mosque, Museum of the Old Bazaar , a walk through the new side of the city, and the Museum for Mother Teresa.  All that before lunch. But you can see all that in the photo album.  I want to take the rest of this f...
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Thursday, June 15th, Skopje, Macedonia
Greetings! At 172 kilometers, it's hard to call today a relatively easy traveling day, but it was.  Getting up this morning on Lake Ohrid (to an almost vacant hotel, and with no breakfast prepared), our bus took us to Bigorski Monastery , and lunch in Skopj...
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Wednesday, June 14th, Lake Ohrid, Macedonia
Greetings! Our friend and fellow traveler, Julia McCabe, suggested that we should go to Heraclea Lyncestis ,   Located a couple of miles from Bitola, a great little town on our itinerary, it was not hard to convince the rest of us that we should definitely ...
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Tuesday, June 13th, Lake Ohrid, Macedonia
Greetings! Lake Ohrid is one of the deepest and oldest lakes in the world.  It's also one of the cleanest and clearest.  Completely refreshed every seven years, it has springs bringing water through limestone layers from the nearby mountains, and rivers emp...
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Monday, June 12th, Lake Ohrid, Macedonia
Greetings! The only border crossing on this trip where the guard actually came aboard the bus to compare passports to our faces was this morning's entry to the Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia (FYROM). That's probably because we're all Americans, an...
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Sunday, June 11th, Korca, Albania
Greetings! This is the last post from Albania.   After a week here, I think some
conclusions can be made.   First,
there’s no reason not to come here for a holiday.   Europeans have found it, and Asians are beginning to.   Travel groups criss-cross it, and ...
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Friday, June 9th, Saranda, Albania
Greetings! For all of you who crave a challenge of imagination, try to guess where this land is. " Butrint and its religious sanctuary lay in the territory of
the Praisabes tribe, who were part of the Chaonians – one of the confederations
of people who occu...
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Wednesday, June 7th, Vlore, Albania
Greetings! Albania is both one of the oldest and newest countries in
the world.   Like a good family
tree, it can trace it’s lineage at many archeological sites through many past
civilizations to the oldest known gatherings of Neolithic peoples.   Every gro...
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Monday, June 5th, Tirana, Albania
Greetings! Today was a day full of Albanian history.  We headed north to Kruje, the former capital of the country, and strolled through the town's old bazaar.  Like most shopping areas in the regions small towns, one can find some local products among the m...
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Sunday, June 4th, Tirana, Albania
Greetings! An all-day drive from Dubrovnik in Croatia through
Montenegro to Tirana, Albania consumed Sunday, June 3 rd .   Bosco, a delightful driver and
jack-of-all trades, went completely beyond the call of duty in getting us
through two border crossings ...
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