Repairing the Power Window
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The passenger power window could not be closed for some months with the switch on the driver’s side. No problem so far since the passenger side switch worked. Today, the rear window on the driver side could not be closed … Read More

Montenegro is a Schnuckelputz Country II
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These are the photos of just today!

Invited for Coffee by Forestry Workers
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The guy on the right showed us pictures of him in a uniform – from fighting the Kosovo war near the Serbian border. He spoke some French and Russian and was delighted by our OSM/ Locus Maps solution. The guy … Read More

Staying at Bukumirsko Jezero (Lake) in Montenegro
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Simo joined for a couple of blackthorn schnaps and cheese from his parents.

First Meal in Tuzi (Montenegro)
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2 meals, 2 drinks for 10.50 Euro. Montenegro looks like an affordable country. They have the Euro.

Breakfast at Lake Shkodra
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Too much, too healthy, (almost) too cheap!

Nicaj-Shosh to Lake Shkodra
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The second half is shorter off-road plus paved road from the pass back to Shkodra.

Our Place at Lake Shkodra
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Electric box at work.

Memorial in Poica
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Why the hell is there a hangman’s noose?

Coffee at the Pass
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New huts being built. For dogs and owners! How nice.

Lunch at Hotel Vellezrit Guri
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Don’t try meat or vegetables. They are cooked to death.

Peaks of the Balkans Trail
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192 km, 9.900 m altitude.

Visiting a Power Station
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Two chinese generators produce 400V electricity. The electric control devices were Italian and from a newer date.

Green Trees in White Rocks
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The rocks actually are a river bed.

Staying at Nicaj-Shosh
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The place has one restaurant, one bar and a decayed house which serves as a garbage collector. We had dinner at the restaurant. Instead of a menu, the waiter/ cook opened the freezer and we chose some meat. Preparing meant … Read More

Fierzë to Nicaj-Shosh
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The first part of the famous Theth route which is a must for every off-roader. We drove it in reverse direction than most guidebooks recommend. Our first day was challenging and quite long.

Theth Route: Other Off-Roaders
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We met 2 Polish groups of 10 and 12 cars. 1 lead car. 1 trailing repair car. 8-10 guest cars. All driving in a chain. How boring! The locals do it with a 2WD Mercedes bus. No frills.

Hitchhikers from Poland
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We took Marta and Igor. Unfortunately, they had to share one seat, but they managed well. Both are currently finishing their studies. Marta is a neurological surgery doctor and Igor is a vet.

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