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see ShkodërShkodër
or Scutari
, Serbo-Croatian Skadar, anc. Scodra, city (1989 est. pop. 80,200), capital of Shkodër dist., NW Albania, at the outlet of Lake Scutari. It is a market center in a fertile agricultural area that produces a variety of crops.
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, Albania.
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THE NEIGHBOURHOOD Just a 15-minute walk from the beautiful Lake Skadar with its wealth of birdlife.
ATMOSPHERIC The remains of an Ottoman prison on misty Lake Skadar. And the express crossed the highest railway bridge in Europe near Kolasin
In general, there seems to be a slower pace of life for those who make their homes around Skadar rather than in one of Montenegro's city centers.
Unofficial data show that Montenegro since the beginning of the year so far visited about 1.2 million tourists.What has marked this season on the coast, according to data and statistics, Call Center 1300, significantly fewer complaints to the problem of noise in comparison to the previous season, a richer cultural and entertainment program, orderly beaches and increase the number of excursion tour.As for the north, the National Parks for the first seven months recorded 22% more visitors than in the previous year, which leads the Skadar Lake with 42% more tourists.
The next day we set out for a pleasant drive to Skadar, a vast lake and nature reserve whose waters stretch up into Albania.
Cernosvitov (1931) described smaller individuals from Lake Skadar with relatively longer hair chaetae and with slightly thinner and shorter upper tooth in bifids as P.
Paradisets manskensnatter, Edens blomsterkronta slatter, ljusets anglar i det hoga Will aldrig skadar dem ditt oga.
Zimmerman reads the Serbian variant of the walled-up wife ballad--known to Serbian folklore as "The Founding of Skadar"--as a polemical account of the construction of the social order.
Police use tracking dogs at the land border crossings and patrol boats to curb illicit trafficking at sea and on Skadar Lake, which straddles the Montenegrin-Albanian border.
13 January 2011 - Swedish engineering consultancy Sweco AB (STO: SWEC B) said today it has won a EUR675,000 government contract involving the improvement of the ecosystem in and around Lake Skadar in Montenegro.