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Time Travel and Street Art in Bulgaria – A Photo Diary

Time Travel and Street Art in Bulgaria – A Photo Diary

How did Bulgaria look like? I had no idea prior to my arrival. Maybe some old-fashioned houses, some typical Eastern European influence? I touched down in Sofia and was surprised. Everything looked rather familiar. If you had shown me a picture of some of the streets I curiously strolled along, I would have guessed them […]

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What you should know about bus travel in Bosnia and Herzegovina

What you should know about bus travel in Bosnia and Herzegovina

“Your ticket,” he was blurting out his words at me. Again? I just gave him my ticket. What receipt should I put into my taxes folder if the Bosnian bus driver took that one as well? He just looked at me with daggers in his eyes. He was a no nonsense man.

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Mostar’s Street Art – The Remains of War and Reminders of Hope

Mostar’s Street Art - The Remains of War and Reminders of Hope

What was in the cards of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s future, we wanted to know. “I have no hope,” our tour guide sighed with remorse. The war still sat deep in the bones of the country’s residents. It is a topic that should be touched with sensitivity but our guide didn’t hold back. He spilled it […]

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Visiting Plitvice Lakes and Avoiding the Crowds? This is how!

Visiting Plitvice Lakes and Avoiding the Crowds? This is how!

When was the last time your instagram dreams actually looked even better in real life? Insanely vivid shades of blue, lush green pristine forests and snow white foam from cascading falls. Waterfalls as far as the eye could see. A new lake upon every turn. Welcome to Plitvice Lakes! The Plitvice Waterfalls were actually my […]

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