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Ryanair to begin flights to Podgorica, Montenegro

The word is that budget airline Ryainair is due to begin flights to Podgorica – which would make a very convenient (and cheap) route to the mountains of inland Montenegro such as Durmitor, Komovi and Prokletije. Watch this space http://montenegromountains.wordpress.com for further info. Komovi, near the border with Albania, Montenegro

Patagonia images

Chilean Patagonia has some of the most spectacularly beautiful landscapes on the planet, from massive, sprawling glaciers to fang-like mountain peaks, ancient forest – and some of the most amazing skies I have ever seen. With that in mind, and the fact that HidroAysén would dearly love to submerge/desecrate a few areas (namely the Rio …

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‘Montenegro relaunches assault on wild beauty’

As someone who has written a book on Montenegro’s largely unspoilt natural landscape, this is deeply depressing…. http://wwf.panda.org/?195853/Montenegro-relaunches-assault-on-wild-beauty A profoundly shortsighted piece of ‘planning’.

Croatia and Montenegro guidebooks

WordPress blogs started for updates to the two Cicerone guidebooks, Walking in Croatia and The Mountains of Montenegro: http://walkingincroatia.wordpress.com/ http://montenegromountains.wordpress.com/

2nd edition Walking in Croatia published, Torres del Paine guide sent to printer http://www.rudolfabraham.co.uk/section151662.html

Walking in Croatia (2nd edition, Cicerone 2010) http://www.cicerone.co.uk/product/detail.cfm/book/614/title/walking-in-croatia Mountain walking and trekking guide to Croatia, Europe with walks in the Dinaric Alps (Gorski Kotar and Velebit), Istria, Slavonia, the islands (Pelješac, Korcula, Mljet, Hvar, Brac, Lošinj and Cres) and around Zagreb. 26 routes from easy day walks to treks and via ferrata over varied terrain. …

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