Visiting Stari Bar
The area of Stari Bar is surprisingly big. You can walk around ruins of old stone houses, you can see the fortress, churches, a Turkish bath, town gates and the clock tower. There’s also the aquaduct just outside the walls with people houses stick to it. All of that is surrounded by magnificent mountains, deep gorge and old olive trees (the oldest olive tree in the world is located there as well).
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My visit to Stari Bar
I was lucky enough to have the area mostly to myself and at times it was spooky to walk around, thinking that just few centuries ago it was a lively place filled with people. But also it made me appreciate Stari Bar even more. I could look into every hidden corner of the site and I truly enjoyed it. It’s a perfect off the beaten path location in Montenegro – interesting, beautiful, full of history and with hardly any people around…
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