A high speed short tour of the Balkans - Albania and Kosovo inclusive - offered many memorable meetings with ordinary local people off the main roads. 8020 km/1684 litrser petrol. 12 days/13 countries.
All Balkan nations including Kosovo and Albania visited and Moldova, Ukraine including Tjernobyl. Also the unrecognized Moldovan Russian supported break-out Republic of Transdnistra was explored. Greek/Bulgarian rocky border area and the western Romanian inland mountains explored and remembered as highlights.