Just go there, where the sun shines. This ‘plan’ works well most of the time but from southern Albania I had to go on for quite a while to leave the rain, thunderstorms and wind behind. Finally in Greece, summer has started: the sun came out in full force and time has come to take off my winter jacket.
A brief jump back to March, when I continued my trip through Albania, enjoying the off-road driving on my way to Elbasan and again between Korçë and Berat. I made my way through the muddy mountain paths up to where there was still a lot of snow, passing empty fields that could easily be mistaken for Mongolia, only encountering some sheep or goats from time to time. It felt like I was finally doing what I enjoy the most: discovering an unknown environment and playing like a big kid in the enormous playground that’s out there waiting for us. Read more