Belgrade Nightlife and Party Guide: Top 12 Clubs and Bars

“Sweet dreams are made of this…Everybody is looking for something.”     It’s Saturday night in Belgrade and we’re drinking cocktails to 80’s beats at Mikser Garden. It’s a mix crowd of young and old. But one thing is for sure, the fashionable crowd is here. Some of the women look like models for Vogue. The […]

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Beware the Taxi Scam in Belgrade, Serbia

  We really really like Serbians. They are some of the nicest people we’ve encountered in our travels in Europe. And then this happened. We almost got scammed by a taxi driver and we were all shocked by what he did next. I am still shaken and I am writing this at our place because […]

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Baklaan Sa Balkans

  Greetings from Belgrade, Serbia! I’m currently writing this blogpost quickly on my phone while waiting for my brunch at this restaurant just outside our apartment rental in a pretty hip street just outside of the Old Town. I’m traveling around for the next 4 weeks to Serbia, Montenegro, Croatia and Israel (just me) with […]

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In love with Vietri Sul Mare handpainted floor tiles 

One thing you’ll notice immediately when you visit the Amalfi or Cilento coasts or pretty much most of the Campania region in Italy is the abundance of these beautiful handpainted ceramic tiles from Vietri sul Mare, one of the 13 pearls of the Amalfi Coast. As you all know I love colors. I am obsessed […]

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Acciaroli, Italy: The (Urban) Legend of Ernest Hemingway’s Old Man

  Acciaroli is that kind of charming fishing village along the Cilento coast in Italy where they don’t even bother calling possibly their only bar any other name but that, Bar.     Legend has it that Ernest Hemingway visited in 1953 and met his “Old Man” here. They say that he based the character of Santiago in […]

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Screams and Surprises at Heide Park

  If you’ve noticed lately I’ve been blogging prolifically last week. I mean I cranked out 4 blogposts in a week! That’s crazy prolific for someone who doesn’t believe in blogging about every single thing in life and adding more noise to the already noisy and über-saturated interwebs. So you went to a bar last […]

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