Chapter 3 – Hidden Jewel

April 16, 2006


Montenegro – Albania – Macedonia


Entering Montenegro was the first time we had had to do anything other than show our passports in order to enter. First there was the ‘disinfectant’ (Just like when we had Foot & Mouth – 1 euro each). Then, thanks to our respective insurance companies telling us they did not actually issue a ‘green card’, just provide cover, we had to purchase it at the border. 10 euros each for 15 days cover, payable in cash only. Neither of us had any euros and so with us on the verge of riding back to Croatia to go to the bank, Danny remembered seeing some tucked away somewhere but couldn’t remember how much. Upon sifting through a pile of paperwork he produced a 20 euro note! Diamond. …continued in Chapter 3…