ALBANIA, MACEDONIA & BEYOND Exotic Adventures

ALBANIA, MACEDONIA & BEYOND Exotic Adventures

Albania, Macedonia & Beyond May 23 - June 06, 2008 September 05 – September 20, 2008 TIRANA • KRUJA • LAKE OHRID • SVETI NAUM • ELBASAN CASTLE • DURRES • APOLLONIA • GJIROKASTRA • SARANDA • BUTRINT • IOANNINA • PAMVOTIS LAKE • METSOVO • METEORA • THESSALONIKI JOURNEY HIGHLIGHTS • Visit mountainous Kruja’s fortress and bustling bazaar • Envision your future at the ancient oracle of Dodoni • Step into the past at Butrint, inhabited since prehistoric times • Stroll along the ancient stone pathways of the peaceful village of Vevcani • Dine like royalty at Lekursi Castle on the Adriatic Sea • Ascend to the sky at the mountain monasteries of Meteora

  • "Ties with tradition features a vivid selection of Macedonian aprons, traditionally worn for special occasions and everyday use, and the stories of the women who made them. Also included are essays on the history of Macedonian mig... "Ties with tradition features a vivid selection of Macedonian aprons, traditionally worn for special occasions and everyday use, and the stories of the women who made them. Also included are essays on the history of Macedonian migration to the Illawarra, the aprons research project and the craft of apron making. This book is based on research by the Macedonian Welfare Association Inc., heritage consultant Meredith Walker, and the Powerhouse Museum’s NSW Migration Heritage Centre. "