Tag Archives: Balkan

Macedonia

Nov 13, 2014 | Posted by in Europe, Macedonia, Travelogue | 0

Macedonia is the last country of former Yugoslavia federation that I visited. Republic of Macedonia had conflict with Greece that has disputed their name. Historical territory of Macedonia spreads on the north of Greece, the east of Bulgaria and Macedonia. Greece claims its name thus required Republic of Macedonia to find different name for theirRead more …

Serbia

Nov 9, 2014 | Posted by in Europe, Serbia, Travelogue | 0

During short visit of Serbia I met proud people, drank lots of rakija and ate pleskavica. I hitchhiked from Podujevo in Kosovo. I wanted to get that day down to Nis in Serbia. However I set off quite late that day as it was already getting dark. I got as far as 12 km awayRead more …

Kosovo

Nov 7, 2014 | Posted by in Europe, Kosovo, Travelogue | 0

The war in Kosovo ended up 15 years ago. The country is slowly but surely developing. The buildings are build very quickly. Daily fear of the one’s life exchanged for standard problems of western countries. After 10 minutes of hitchhiking I jumped to the car that uncommonly arrived from opposite direction. Lum and Zana spotted meRead more …

Albania

Oct 28, 2014 | Posted by in Albania, Europe, Travelogue | 0

Mother Teresa, Albanian hospitality, sheep’s head, Hoxha’s bunkers, high mountains and burek. All this and much more I have been discovering in country of eagles – Albania. I began to discover Albania in the south in Gjirokastra that offers beautiful views to grey roofs and fortress on the hill. Well the world is small and theRead more …

Montenegro

Oct 6, 2014 | Posted by in Europe, Montenegro, Travelogue | 0

Montenegro is one of the youngest countries in the world. Until 2006 it belonged to former federation of Yugoslavia. Now it is going it is own way. I arrived to the capital Podgorica late at night. It is small, modern and very safe city. In Podgorica operate both old and modern buses. Podgorica is foothillsRead more …

Croatia

Sep 26, 2014 | Posted by in Croatia, Europe, Travelogue | 0

Croatia is the youngest country of European Union. It joined last year. It is famous for its coast full of beaches, hotels and restaurants. I discovered it in different way. In Zagreb there are both old and modern tramways. In the tramways park they have also tramways made in ČKD Prague. 100% Zagorsko festival took placeRead more …