Or Pelister national park as is its official name. It is situated near Bitola, a nice town with a cosy centre. We drove up to the park to go for a hike. Like most national parks there is a small entrance fee for cars; 50 denars which sounds like a … Read more
Finally we had a sunny day and we enjoyed walking a part of a long distance route through the Belogradchic rocks and the Lepenitsa cave. Binkie walked with us and I guess he enjoyed it as much as we did.
Quite recently my human, Marcia, wrote that there isn’t much to write about me, because I do the same thing everyday. Well, that is soooo not true, so I decided to write my own story about my exciting days. Now I do hope you’ll appreciate this, because typing with paws … Read more
It is not always easy to write a story about Binkie. Yes it is unusual that he is a travelling cat. But Binkie basically does mostly the same thing every day, just in a different area. Now a picture says more than a thousand words. So Binkie now has his … Read more
IMPORTANT (non medical) ITEMS A cat carrier or pet travel backpack. If you take your cat for walks, you’ll need a backpack. We use one that has a rain cover and Kilian made s sunscreen for it as well. Comb A collar with LED lights, so you can see your … Read more
VACCINESYour cat will need an animal passport which differs from the vaccination booklet. Rabies vaccination is required for travelling across any border, even in the EU. EU rabies vaccines are only required every three years. But most countries outside the EU, demand a yearly vaccination. Often they require a rabies … Read more
Not many do so. Most people travel without pets of with a dog. Which, I’ll admit is a bit easier. But of course much less fun 😉 Here you’ll find some information on how to travel with a cat, based on our personal experience. THE RIGHT ATTITUDE Not just the … Read more
We were camping near Theth in a large meadow near the river, with a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains. We camped at this spot in 2018 and it is one of our favourites. Binkie likes it too, as there is grass, small bushes, a few trees to climb,a river … Read more
The first few days Binkie had to get used to being on the road again. Including finding his favourite place(s) to lie on or in. Cats naturally like to lie in a small closed of space. That ‘s why so many cat-baskets are like an igloo or cave. We knew … Read more
Binkie is checking out our second “home”. Lucky for us, Binkie is accustomed to discover new territories, but off course he’s a bit apprehensive at first. It helps to check out things from a higher point of view. For example from the roof of the van.