Kotor Stari Grad - Montenegro
Try hiring a local guide - they have an amazing knowledge of the history and culture of Kotor and are able to bring the place alive.
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The Old Town of Kotor is one of the best-preserved Medieval towns in Montenegro and makes a very interesting day trip for families, couples and groups alike. The asymmetric structure of the squares and narrow streets, combined with many valuable examples of Medieval architecture, has contributed to Kotor being placed on UNESCO's cultural inheritance list.
If you are planning a stay in Montenegro, make time to visit. With unique architectural styles and an ambient atmosphere, you won't want to miss this historical town. Enjoy a walk along the old fortification system of Kotor, a 20m high and 4.5km long wall built to protect the town from the sea, or visit the magnificent Cathedral of St. Tryphon's for a representative monument of Roman architecture in the Adriatic. Inside, there are remains of intricate frescos, painted in the XIV century and a valuable treasury decorated in gold Venetian works.
Or simply enjoy relaxing in the many bars cafes and restaurnats you will find on the squares on hidden in the numerous narrow sidestreets and alleyways that criss-cross the old town.