Ancient city of Kotor in Montenegro has one of the most amazing mountain fortifications I have ever came across. I will write about them later, meanwhile check the wiki page, few pictures and the interactive panorama from the top of the St. John mountain, there the top of the fortress sits. Stunning place, 40 minutes of really fast climb over really steep stairs with over 40 degrees of Celsius full sunshine day. It was well worth it.

Kotor, Montenegro - St. John fortifications, panoramic view

Kotor, Montenegro – St. John fortifications, panoramic view


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Interesting fishing huts located in Port Milena near the beautiful town Ulcinj in Montenegro, very close to the border with Albania. There seems to be some ecological problem there, the place is very special and unique, but terribly polluted – check the video at the bottom of this post.

Port Milena, Ulcinj, Montenegro

Port Milena, Ulcinj, Montenegro

Port Milena, Ulcinj, Montenegro

Port Milena, Ulcinj, Montenegro


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Szczecin, (original, German name – Stettin), one of the most beautiful Polish cities, yet one of the least known and most underestimated. What you see at the panoramas below, is the view from the stunning Maritime Museum building located by the Oder river. Click the panoramas to see them bigger – soon you will see more pictures of Stettin and its amazing, mostly post baroque, architecture.

Szczecin panorama - view from the Maritime Museum observation deck

Szczecin panorama – view from the Maritime Museum observation deck

Szczecin panorama - view from the Maritime Museum observation deck

Szczecin panorama – view from the Maritime Museum observation deck

Szczecin panorama - view from the Maritime Museum observation deck

Szczecin panorama – view from the Maritime Museum observation deck

Szczecin panorama - view from the Maritime Museum observation deck

Szczecin panorama – view from the Maritime Museum observation deck

and the beautiful Szczecin Maritime Museum building with the visible observation deck located 53 meters above the ground:

Szczecin Maritime Museum building

Szczecin Maritime Museum building

 

 

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What a magnificent place. More pictures and the whole story will follow shortly.

Pasztecik Szczecin - best street food you can think of

Pasztecik Szczecin – best street food you can think of

And the interactive panorama:


Pasztecik Szczecin - heritage eating house from 1969

Pasztecik Szczecin – heritage eating house from 1969

Pasztecik Szczecin - heritage eating house from 1969

Pasztecik Szczecin – heritage eating house from 1969

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Fast moving train track

Fast moving train track

Somewhere, in the middle of  nowhere. On the EC train.

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German expressionist architecture: Chilehaus in Hamburg

Texture of the sand - Baltic sea coast

Texture of the sand – Baltic sea coast

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