Bar To Belgrade – The Ultimate Balkan Train Journey


“Call me Strawberry” the woman in the cafe said. She piled my plate high with sausages and beans and smiled sweetly     We were having an early breakfast at the cafe in front of the railway station in Bar before catching the morning train to Belgrade. I took a sip of thick black coffee…

Montenegro – Footloose In Bar


They say the only reason to come to Bar is to use the city as a base for visiting the fascinating ruins of Stari Bar (Old Bar) in the mountains behind. For me, the real reason is the celebrated Bar to Belgrade railway, one of Europe’s most spectacular train rides.   Getting There The modern town…