Driving Amsterdam to Athens the end of March with my 70yo dad and two teenage sons. Should we drive through Italy and take a ferry to Greece? or travel around and through Croatia, Montenegro and Albania. We have a week, it's been cold and we'll be in a rental car. This may be our only multigenerational European road trip and we want to get the most bang for our buck!
Are you driving the car back? Or have you had a quote for the one-way fee for this? It will be astronomical.
The trip through Croatia, Montenegro and Albaniais a lot more interesting than driving down the Italian coast if you ask me. But it can also end up being colder, as you have higher mountains in this area. So you have to make up with yourself, whether you are ready for some potential cold weather. The sea on the ferry journey might be a little rough that time of year.
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