European best kept secret

The idea to write about this country has been on my mind for a while now. A lot has been said about her; mostly in a negative or, at best, in a comic way. They say she’s European best kept secret, they say she’s between the east and the west (like any other country on…

How do you travel that much!?

I love to travel. I enjoy traveling. For a person coming from Bosnia, one of the poorest, most corrupted and complicated country, and has a regular eight-hour job you could say that I travel a lot. People often think that I have a huge salary and an infinite number of vacation days. They constantly ask…

Hitchhiking to Kosovo II – the ghetto

  Whoever is a Serb and of Serb birth, And of Serb blood and heritage, And comes not to fight at Kosovo, May he never have progeny born from love, Neither son nor daughter! May nothing grow that his hand sows, Neither young wine nor white wheat! And may his progeny be feeble until any…

Hitchhiking to Kosovo I – the road

Why? The story is inspired by my hitchhiking trip to Kosovo, the Serb Holy Land. It is based on true events, the participants of these events, my personal impressions and perceptions. Although it seemed like a dream few times, all the characters are realistic and they are indicated by their proper names. One of the characters…