Walls of Kotor, Montenegro

My submission for this weeks challenge : Descending the steep walls of Kotor, all 1,350 steps. Of course, the ascent was much harder but its one of those times, where the view is well worth the climb. You can read our post here (Huffing and Puffing in Kotor) WPC : Descent  

Huffing and Puffing in Kotor

One evening after spending enough time in Kotor’s Stari Grad (Old town), we decided to walk off our excesses and hike up to the Castle of St John. The views from the top, we were told, were stupendous. But this means climbing the formidable walls of the Kotor fortress. Gradually built over ten centuries to…

Timeless charm of Kotor

Located at the foot of a towering mountain that overlooks onto the sea, lies the gorgeous medieval town of Kotor. The walls that protect this city extends upwards into the hills. They are skilfully carved into the slopes that in the grey of the mountainside are barely discernible. At night however, they are brightly lit…