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Wrong beliefs we have about Serbia and Serbian people

We live busy lives, always trying to compete with time, being blind for everything and everyone around us. Things are so bad lately that we don’t even know who our neighbors are anymore. We don’t know their names, we really know nothing about them, besides perhaps what they look like. The same applies to our…

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Restaurant review: Kafana Meze in Nis

Nis is one of those cities with hundreds of restaurants which are, however, completely undiscoverable exactly when you need them. On our first day there, we took a walk around town and in the early afternoon, we decided it was time to eat. Question was: where? We didn’t want to grab a bite in one…

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Destinations Historical Sites Serbia Travel

The Red Cross Concentration Camp in Nis, Serbia: Nazi’s footsteps on the Balkans

Everyone who knows me is aware of my fascination with the Second World War. If you’re wondering why I would be interested in such horrific events, the reason is simple: I believe that if we can learn from other people’s mistakes, we do not need to make our own. And this is exactly how I…

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The Skull Tower in Nis, Serbia (Ćele kula): quite creepy, yet inspiring

Can you imagine a four-sided tower about 3 meters tall, with 952 skulls attached to it? Neither could we, before we saw it. This incredible location in Nis, Serbia tells a story of bravery in the face of incredible danger. Let me tell you the story of the Skull Tower During the first Serbian uprising (aiming…