Top 10 Sites to See in Serbia

Serbia, on the crossroads of European history, includes the remains of several empires: Romans, Byzantine, Ottoman, Turkish, Austro-Hungarian to name a few.  The result is a layering of historical finds intermingled with a strong Serbian cultural identity. I have to admit that as a Westerner, I had little knowledge of Serbia except the images from … Continue reading Top 10 Sites to See in Serbia

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KOTOR – MONTENEGRO

Montenegro has been attracting more and more tourists every year due to its breathtaking views, vibrant cities, foods and weather. Let’s head towards Kotor a coastal town in Montenegro located on one of the world’s most beautiful bays. Kotor has a population of 13,510. Medieval architecture and numerous monuments of cultural heritage have made the … Continue reading KOTOR – MONTENEGRO

A Trip to Quzhou in Zhejiang, China

by Martina Cvetanoska “Wherever you go for travel in China, there must be something interesting to be seen”. This is the sentence that I usually say to my foreign friends who have never been to China. And it’s true. Even the smallest city or town has a unique beauty which can amaze foreigners. I have spent … Continue reading A Trip to Quzhou in Zhejiang, China

The world’s most exciting city? A compelling debate

In partnership with The Platinum Card® from American Express® You may recall that I was planning to attend an event hosted by 1843 Magazine and The Platinum Card from American Express recently – a debate in which five different cities, proposed by five different panellists, were put forward as contenders for the title of the … Continue reading The world’s most exciting city? A compelling debate

Russia and Rubicons

“It’s not snowing,” my friend Dasha said as she, our friend Tanya and I walked into Moscow’s Red Square two Thursdays ago, the variegated domes of St. Basil’s Cathedral lit up against the night sky. I stopped to let the wind, which blew in a few flakes from atop the walls of the Kremlin, beat … Continue reading Russia and Rubicons