by Maria Prebble.
Location: Moored boat in the Bay of Kotor, Montenegro.
At the birth of the planet the most beautiful encounter between land and sea must have been the Montenegrin coast. —Lord Byron.
Perhaps the most notable feature of Montenegro’s coastal geography is the Bay of Kotor, formed by a submerged river canyon. The emerald still waters of the Adriatic are surrounded by the steep blackish cliffs that the Balkan country is named for.