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This site was actively maintained from 2006 to 2016. Since then I have kept it online for historical interest, but have made no further updates. Much of the information in these pages is now incorrect or obsolete.

Exploring Lake Skadar

14 June 2008

An article called “Montenegro: Peace at Last” in today’s Independent looks beyond the coastal strip to find a less predictable summer holiday destination. The writer sets off from the village of Virpazar, driving through the isolated villages on the shore of Skadar Lake in search of the Holy Grail: “a beach in Europe that is clean and free from crowds, even in August”.