August 2017

Balkans Road Trip - Days 14, 15, 16, & 17 - Ohrid & Home

Wednesday, August 23 – Berat to Ohrid Breakfast at the hotel was only until 9am so we made sure to get there by 8:30am. Avery was still sleeping, so we left him in the room and monitored him via a WhatsApp call between our phones. The hotel breakfast was great and the terrace it was […]

Balkans Road Trip - Days 8 & 9 - Dubrovnik, Perast, & Kotor

Thursday, August 17 – Korcula to Dubrovnik to Perast Today was a long day. We got up and out early to catch the 8am ferry from the island to the mainland. We got there at 7:30am and were one of the first 10 cars on the boat. We arrived in Dubrovnik at 10:30am and lucked […]

Balkan Road Trip - Days 5, 6, & 7 - Kravica, Korcula, & Mljet

Monday, August 14 – Mostar to Kravica to Korcula This morning we packed up the car around 9am, then went walking for coffee and pastries. There weren’t any places with coffee to go which wasn’t surprising. The European coffee culture is to sit down and enjoy your coffee. So that’s what we did. We had […]

Balkan Road Trip - Days 1, 2, 3, & 4 - Belgrade, Sarajevo, & Mostar

Thursday, August 10 – Sofia to Belgrade Today was the start of a two and half week-long road trip through the Balkans (Southeastern Europe). Our route will take us through Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Albania, Macedonia, and back to Bulgaria. All of these are new countries for the three of us. The start […]

18-Month Avery Update

It has been over four months since the last Avery update, which was when we left Tubingen, Germany. A lot has happened in that time! In the couple months following our time in Germany, Avery’s medications changed continuously. He went completely off of his seizure medication (topiramate) and we gradually increased the experimental medication (4-AP). […]