Montenegro's most beautiful bay - Kotor

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The old Mediterranean port of Kotor is surrounded by an impressive city wall built by the Republic of Venice and Venetian influence remains predominant in the city's architecture. The Bay of Kotor (Boka Kotorska; Bocche di Cattaro), one of the most indented parts of the Adriatic Sea, is sometimes called the southern-most fjord in Europe (though it is actually a submerged river canyon). Together with the nearly overhanging limestone cliffs of Orjen and Lovćen, Kotor and its surrounding area form an impressive and picturesque Mediterranean landscape. In recent years, Kotor has seen a steady increase in tourists, attracted by both the natural beauty of the Gulf of Kotor and the old town of Kotor itself. Kotor is part of the World Heritage Site dubbed the Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor.

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Comments (529)

Ahmet Bekir on September 6

Thanks Serghei, best wishes ve selam, Ahmet

VampirAll Views? No,… on September 8

Beautiful photo and nice view. Like+favorite.. Friendly Hello from Vladivostok! Alexei.

Ahmet Bekir on September 8

Thanks Alexei, best wishes, Ahmet

Luppo Lui 14 days ago

beautiful - well done


cheers from Budapest

Ahmet Bekir 14 days ago

Thanks Luppo

Jarda_M 9 days ago

L+F Nice view.
Thank you for your visit,

Ahmet Bekir 9 days ago

Thanks Jarda, best wishes, Ahmet

Ioannis Ouzounidis 5 days ago

Fantastic view! Excellent photography. L+F

Ahmet Bekir 4 days ago

Thanks Ioannis for all comments and YSL

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  • Uploaded on December 29, 2011
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    by Ahmet Bekir