Our Lady of the Rocks, Perast, Montenegro. An artificial island created by bulwark of rocks and by sinking old and seized ships loaded with rocks. The islet was made over centuries by local seaman who kept an ancient oath after finding the icon of Madonna and Child on the rock in the sea, July 22, 1452.
The travel buzz about Kotor, Montenegro is swirling. This Adriatic gem is appearing on everyone’s travel radar and it was an easy destination decision for us on our Balkan tour. We made sure to delve into the city and immerse ourselves in the stunning region and history.