With the first signs of spring already in the air here in Porto Montenegro, our thoughts are turning to the coming summer season. We’re certainly looking forward to it – as we are sure you are too.
Kotor has a vibrant history, whose heritage is still carried through the surrounding architecture. If you like frequent course changes during sailing trips, the Bay of Kotor should be your first destination on the list.
On the other hand, Amouage Interlude Woman provides a combination of citrus in its aroma – the sweetness of bergamot orange and bitterness of grapefruit in the top notes, while rose, orange blossom, helichrysum, and jasmine are masqueraded with an unconventional combination of nut, coffee, kiwi, honey, and agarwood.
We all remember Victoria Beckham as the 1990s pop icon, member of the pop phenomenon the Spice Girls. Later we witnessed her maturing from a cute girl to a delicate woman as she became the wife of the most wanted bachelor at the time – David Beckham. However, It would be unfair to associate her name only with a successful marriage.
In the world of fashion, two things are the most important: authenticity and passion. Without any of these things, any success in the world of high fashion would be an impossible mission. Dsquared2 brand stood out thanks to the energy and talent of its founders, the famous twin brothers Dean and Dan Caten.
YSL brand is a high-fashion house founded by Yves Saint Laurent – one of the most celebrated fashion designers of the 20th century. His authentic and seductive style has gained immense popularity among the true fashion lovers, who consider him the most influential European fashion designer of the modern era.
Valentino brand history started in the second half of the last century, and until then has been doing what is Valentino known for – only the best. In the vivid world of fashion, where hard work, great talent, and extraordinary imagination are highly valued, one name truly stands out from the rest. It is the name of Valentino Clemente Ludovico Garavani, worldwide simply known as Valentino – an Italian fashion designer and owner of the Valentino brand.
It is said that Montenegro national costume is one of the most beautiful and decorative national costumes in the world. Many people wonder how such a small country as Montenegro has extremely luxurious traditional attire, but when you get to know the Montenegrin history and their people, it doesn’t come as a big surprise.
Lovcen National Park is located in mountain Lovcen which is a part of the Dinaric Alps, in the southeast of Montenegro, between the Skadar Basin, the Bay of Kotor, and the Budva Riviera. It includes the area of 6,220 hectares, in the central and highest part of the mountain which represents a symbol of freedom and a “holy altar” to all of the Montenegrins.
Starting from the historical city of Herceg Novi and spanning over the 120 km long Adriatic coastline, but before ending it by the multi-religious Ulcinj, Montenegro villages are known as the land of “a hundred old stories”, where you can get lost while exploring the culture, climbing the walls, hiking the mountains or just enjoying local gastronomy.
The Tara river gorge is arguably one of the most mesmerizing sites in Europe, if not in the entire world. This turquoise blue stripe of crystal clear waters is slicing through the northern edge of Durmitor National park, and forms a 1300 m deep gorge – a breathtaking natural wonder that keeps serving as a self-sufficient invite to all nature and adventure lovers out there.
Montenegro culture and traditions are unique combinations of many significant historical events, interests and diverse cultures, influenced by its location, at the junction between the East and the West. Our country has been a meeting point of different cultural and religious influences over history, leaving us with a rich cultural heritage known as Montenegro traditions.
The history of Montenegro is very colorful, but as with so many things in the Balkans, not as straightforward. The events that occurred in this part of the world centuries ago, impacted the frequent changing of civilizations and different cultures in this area, and every one of them left their mark on today’s wealthy history of Montenegro.
The case with many Mediterranean destinations is that they tend to get the most alive during the long summer seasons. Montenegro is no exception. In fact, you could say that nightlife in Montenegro is fully concentrated in the coastal towns, that are able to welcome a great number of tourists every season.
You’d think that in a small country of Montenegro landmarks would be scarce, but far from it. In fact, Montenegro is packed with beautiful sights, whether we refer to stunning cultural and historical landmarks dating from the Middle Ages, or natural assets such as National parks or secluded caves and canyons.