Category Archives: The Balkans

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The Patriarchate of Peç – Kosovo

  The Patriarchate of Peç is the holiest site in the Serbian Orthodox Church and ironically is situated in the north western corner of Kosovo, which is majority Albanian Muslim. The medieval Monastery complex is located […]

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Kosovo | Balkan Tinder Box

I came across this young boy on the tinder box divide between the Christian Serbian north and Muslim Albanian south, of Mitrovica, in northern Kosovo. The boy looked at me with a hard unforgiving stare, […]

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The Hanging Monasteries of Meteora

In the centre of Greece, is one of the most breathtaking sights you can see. Driving along the central plain, southwest from Mount Olympus, one unexpectedly comes across dramatic rock formations towering out of the […]