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Posts Tagged: "montenegro"

Photos of the Month January 2020 - At the water's edge

Welcome to a new year and a new look monthly photo collection! From January 2020, we’ll be collating our monthly favourites around a certain theme, sharing pictures from our guests, guides and HQ staff. At the beginning of the year, there are so many swimming opportunities to ahead of us, so to...

Guest Photo of the Month - April 2019

The sun is starting to shine on us here at SwimTrek HQ in the UK and we're getting ready for the next few months packed when we'll be swimming all over the world. Our guests' photos this month show just how varied a SwimTrek holiday can be; from the warmth of the Adriatic Sea to...

Guides Photo of the Month - March 2019

This month we've got a [Montenegro] special as we just can't get enough of this tiny but beautiful country! Check out our guide photo of the month winners below. Winner! Tasmin caught the sky when it was this incredible purple colour in the Bay of Kotor, Montenegro. Runner Up Trish...

Guides Photo of the Month - August 2018

Our guides have been enjoying swimming around the world in August and they've took a great bunch of photos between them too! Our winners this month have enjoyed swims from around Europe in a mix of coastal and fjord based locations. WINNER Trish caught our guests in Montenegro having fun in...

Guest Photo of the Month - August 2018

Summer is in full swing and our guests have been having a ball on our incredible trips! August has provided yet more great holiday snaps and we've featured our favourites below: First Place We love this stunning shot from Kelly on her first morning in Perast, Montenegro. Second Place A...

Photo Of The Month- November

Thank you for all your wonderful entries for Novembers photo of the month. We have chosen our winners below. If you would like to send your entries in for December's photo of the month competition please send them to georgie@swimtrek.com WINNER! Grandma Voika the star of the show in...

6 Unique Reasons to Swim in Montenegro with SwimTrek

1. Experience some of the calmest swimming in the open sea From our base of Perast in the Bay of Kotor, this stretch of coastline is uniquely shielded from wind and rain, providing the perfectly calm swimming conditions whist still being in the open sea. The gulf of Kotor stretches along the...

The Last Stretch - Fran in Montenegro. Part 4.

Another lovely breakfast and we set off in a bus. Not our usual boat. We arrived at the Lake Skader and set off in a new boat. Big and well shaded we enjoyed the trip through what looked like mangroves with lily pads until we reached a small island - a former prison. That's where we set off...

Happy Endings - Fran in Montenegro. Part 3.

We all love a day with a Happy Ending and today was no exception. It started well with pancakes for breakfast (and there were some very creative toppings) and continued on throughout the day. Before leaving we had a ‘do it yourself’ lunch, where everyone made their own wrap. Some became every...

Slick swimming - Fran in Montenegro. Part 2.

Breakfast was again a feast, especially the Montenegran style donuts. Our host was very pleased with the glowing comments and has promised pancakes tomorrow! Lucky we're swimming. Down to the boat and Captain Pietro welcomed us on board and off we went to the little island we swam to...