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Balkans

Trip to Balkans: Our Major Impressions


In August 2018, we made a spontaneous trip through the Balkans. We visited five countries: Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo, Serbia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Today we share our main impressions both about the region and about the particular countries. Still, the distinctions may vary and are more blurred near borders. 1. Nature Nature in the Balkans is beautiful in its diversity.…

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Valletta, A Tiny Capital of Malta


With the population of 5700 people, Valetta is 27th in the rating of the least populated capitals in the world. It is too easy to manage for a tourist, there is just one wide street and very few places along it. Yet, you might want to spend a couple of hours there combining it with visiting another place on the…

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Sweden sightseing

The Best Things to See in Sweden between Stockholm and Gothenburg


Guides on the Internet usually recommend seeing Stockholm, Uppsala, and Abisko National Park in Sweden, but the more we travel here, the more we admire the number of other absolutely amazing attractions. Last weekend, we travelled from Stockholm to Gothenburg by car, and, by the recommendation of a colleague, visited several attractions on the way. We did not expect these…

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Yangon

Yangon, Former Capital of Burma


We flew into Burma from Thailand and got the Burmese visa in the airport. When queuing for the registration, we had a small talk with a farang (this is how they call white people in Burma, just like mzungu in Eastern Africa). He said that people in Burma are incredible, they are even much more hospitable than Thai people. We…

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