The Best Places to go Hiking in Bajina Basta, Serbia
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The Best Places to go Hiking in Bajina Basta, Serbia

By Macca Sherifi The one thing all the locals told me in Belgrade was “go to Bajina Basta. Go to Tara National Park.” In a country as beautiful as Serbia, when everyone tells you Tara National Park is the place to go for natural beauty, you listen to them. The town nearest Tara National Park…

A Guide to ‘Splavovi,’ Belgrade’s Booming Nightlife Scene
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A Guide to ‘Splavovi,’ Belgrade’s Booming Nightlife Scene

In Serbia’s capital, nightlife is a lifestyle by Paul Rubio Belgrade is still partying like it’s 1999—literally. Then, the capital of a war-torn, economically downtrodden Yugoslavia faced an uncertain future, and residents sought refuge in a rather unlikely place: the dance floor. In a case of life imitating song, the Serbian party scene climaxed in…

10 Places You Must Visit in Serbia
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10 Places You Must Visit in Serbia

My wife and I decided to take a three-week road trip covering Serbia and Bosnia & Herzegovina. We based ourselves out of Belgrade; the capital, Nis; the birthplace of Constantine the Great and Novi Sad; one of the prettiest cities in the region. Each day, we either stayed to explore or took day trips to nearby ancient…

Top 10 Sites to See in Serbia
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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…

Serbian villages – hidden treasury of Serbia
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Serbian villages – hidden treasury of Serbia

  Serbian villages are a true hidden treasure of Serbia. Do you need some time away from the hustle and bustle of the city, from all the noise and pollution? Do you long for a place where such things are unimaginable? Where do people enjoy the company of nature and other people, not phones and…