Getting from Podgorica or Kotor to Ostrog Monastery (with pictures)

If you're looking to take an Ostrog Monastery tour or travel from Podgorica to Ostrog Monastery or Kotor to Ostrog Monastery, this article has all the details!

Serbian Orthodox Ostrog Monastery is one of the most captivating sights in Montenegro and visually impressive monasteries in the world. The centuries-old complex is built into sheer cliffs, with stunning panoramic views of the surrounding plains. It is one of the most important pilgrimage sites and most visited Christian places of worship in the world. …

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Vienna with Kids: An Unforgettable 3-Day Winter Visit

Vienna was our final stop in a 10-week round-the-world trip with our kids. We were moving from Taiwan to Canada, and traveled to 11 countries in between, mainly in the Middle East, Balkans, and Central Europe. Because we were at the tail-end of a long trip, we tackled the Austrian capital a little differently than …

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Budapest with Kids: An Unforgettable 3-Day Winter Visit

A detailed 3-day itinerary for Budapest with kids

Simply put, we loved Budapest. It was our favorite big city out of the two months we spent in Central Europe, and we enjoyed it more than the three days we spent in Prague with the kids the week before (sorry Prague!) Just like Prague, there are loads of things to do in Budapest with …

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Bavaria with Kids: Best Things to Do and Places to Visit

A detailed guide to visiting Bavaria, Germany with kids

From beer-brewing monks in fairy tale towns to lederhosen and dirndl-wearing beer hall servers, Bavaria is the source of many a German stereotype (giant pretzels included). While castle hopping and beer guzzling may appeal more to mom & dad than the kids, there are plenty of suitable things to do in Bavaria with kids, making …

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Three Unforgettable Days in Innsbruck with Kids

A guide to the best things to do in Innsbruck with kids

After a rather fantastic three days in Salzburg with our four and five-year-old children, followed by a single night in dreamy Hallstatt, we moved on to our next Austrian destination, Innsbruck. As the two most popular cities in western Austria, Salzburg and Innsbruck are sometimes compared, and visitors with less time often choose one or …

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Three Unforgettable Days in Salzburg with Kids

We visited Salzburg, Austria with a four- and five-year-old in the second half of our two-month Central European trip. After Salzburg, we also spend one surreal night at Hallstatt, one of the most beautiful lakeside villages in Europe, before devoting another three days (four nights) to the Austrian city of Innsbruck with our kids and …

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A Detailed Guide to Skradin, an Overlooked Croatian Gem

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The tiny village of Skradin in Croatia is the kind of place most travelers pass through to get somewhere else (in this case Krka National Park), but once they see it, they vow to someday return and stay. That’s the impression we picked up of Skradin while planning our Croatia trip, so we decided to …

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20 Unmissable Things to Do in Mostar (+ 5 Day Trips!)

A detailed Mostar guide, including 15 things to do in Mostar and 5 Mostar day trips

Mostar, nicknamed the “City of Sunshine” for its high frequency of sunny days, is one of the most fascinating places to visit in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and in the entire Balkan region. Mostar has a rich history characterized by the peaceful coexistence of three peoples: Muslim Bosniaks, Orthodox Serbs, and Catholic Croats. The city is …

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