Category Archives: The Balkans

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Kosovo – Balkan Tinder Box

Between December 2103 and April 2014, I made two trips to Kosovo and travelled widely around what was at the time the second newest country in the world, after South Sudan. The country declared independence from […]

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Lake Skadar – Balkan Gem

  Lake Skadar, is the largest lake in the Balkans and Southern Europe. Covering an area of approximately 400 square kilometres; its western two thirds are part of Montenegro and its eastern third is Albanian. […]

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Dečani Monastery – Architectural Masterpiece – Kosovo

    Visoki Dečani is the largest and one of the best preserved Serbian Orthodox Christian Churches: a World Heritage site and part of Medieval Monuments in Kosovo. Commissioned by King Stefan Dečanski in the […]