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

Serbia – Long Weekend: Belgrade

  The cliches state that in Belgrade you will eat royally well and end up on a riverboat dancing to Turbo Folk amongst the impossibly tall and good-looking Serbian people. Sometimes it’s nice to discover the stereotypes are true… Beograd, the “White City,” is the capital of east-west-Grecian-Balkan culture. If you think… Beograd, the “White City,” … Continue reading Serbia – Long Weekend: Belgrade

Serbian villages – hidden treasury of Serbia

  You need some time away from the hustle and bustle of the city, from all the noise and pollution? You long for a place where such things are unimaginable? Where people enjoy the company of nature and other people, and not phones and the Internet? Where your first neighbors will be fragrant flowers and … Continue reading Serbian villages – hidden treasury of Serbia