Mokrin House: A Global Village in North Banat

Digital nomads give a village in north-eastern Serbia a chance at a comeback. Continue reading Mokrin House: A Global Village in North Banat

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Hip Markets to Majestic Mosaics: Four Things to Look Forward to in Belgrade in 2019

Due to a culture of unrealistic promises and hectic decision-making, it is often impossible to know for certain when, and even if things will happen in Belgrade. Nevertheless, in order to keep the spirits up during these dark snowy days here are four things, with a reasonably high probability of happing, which I hope will make life in Belgrade a bit more fun this year. … Continue reading Hip Markets to Majestic Mosaics: Four Things to Look Forward to in Belgrade in 2019

Christmas in Belgrade

Like with many thing, I only became aware of the joys of Serbian Christmas (explainer of what that means, and why it is on Jan 7 here), when I could no longer enjoy them. The day when it happened was 6 Jan 2008, at Heathrow,  and during the train trip to the outskirts of Coventry, UK where I was going for my second term at … Continue reading Christmas in Belgrade

Pokretači #43 Srđan Garčević (feat. Gorana Trbić) – Pokretači Podcast,The Nutshell Times

  Praznični specijal! Gost voditelj, Gorana Trbić (The Bastard Camels), i pokretač Pokretača (i The Nuthell Timesa, The Belgradista), Srđan Garčević (LinkedIn, Twitter), o Pokretačima, pravljenju podcasta i stvarima koje je naučio u protekle 42 epizode (i 30 godina). Link za donacije i credo pokretača u jednoj pesmi. Beleške “Uzori” za ovaj intervju Intervju Vesne de Vinča i Jelene Tinske (jedna od inspiracija za Pokretače) Intervju Alexa … Continue reading Pokretači #43 Srđan Garčević (feat. Gorana Trbić) – Pokretači Podcast,The Nutshell Times

Brief Histories of Favourite Balkan Foods

While foreign rule and power struggles often brought havoc to the Balkan peoples, it also left behind a diverse cuisine in which various influences merge and make the best use of the region’s fertile lands. While some regional specialities do not cross borders, the limits between the national cuisines in the Balkans tend to be blurry, with many nations enjoying same foods, albeit claiming them … Continue reading Brief Histories of Favourite Balkan Foods

Four Places You Need to Visit in Serbia in 2019

In the past few years, tourism has been booming in Serbia thanks to the country’s better connectivity with the rest of the world. According to the Serbian Statistical Office, between January and September almost two million people visited the country, a growth of about 11 per cent compared to the same time period in 2017. While most of those visiting the country stay in its … Continue reading Four Places You Need to Visit in Serbia in 2019