Why Belgrade is called White City?

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Do you know, why Belgrade is called White City? Belgrade original name is Beograd. The name consists of two words. The first one, ‘beo’ in Serbian means ‘white’. The second part, ‘grad’ refers to ‘city or town’. If we examine its name in other languages, we can see that in English name ‘Belgrade’ has a […]


Ex Yugoslavia Memory

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Ex Yugoslavia doesn’t’ exist any more. There are almost thirty years that the name Yugoslavia is not pronounced. Is it true that this name doesn’t really mean nothing anymore to anyone? I wouldn’t say, this name has disappeared completely from the minds of people. There is still the memory of ex country. Yugoslavia was a […]


Economic Migration From Serbia

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Economic migration from Belgrade and Serbia have reached frightening numbers. More and more young people leave their country in search of a better future. Recent research shows that three quarters of young people living in Serbia want to emigrate.  This puts Serbia at the forefront among regional countries. Almous 50% of the survey respondents affirmed […]

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Is Belgrade safe for tourists?

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I’ve been asked many times – Is Belgrade safe? I am convinced it’s safer then many European cities. Comparing it with cities like Paris, London or what’s worse with Naples, Rome or Milan than Belgrade is the safest city in Eastern Europe. Even now, at a time when many Asian refugees are going across Serbia […]


Drinking Coffee In Belgrade

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Drinking coffee Turkish style

Drinking coffee in Belgrade has a very long tradition in Belgrade. Having a cup of coffee can’t be considered only just like ‘a tool to wake up’. For local people is much more than that! Belgrade people like to drink coffee. They do drink a lot of coffee. But the way they enjoy coffee, has […]

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Belgrade By Bike To Experience The City

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Discover Belgrade by bike

Belgrade by bike through New Belgrade and Zemun is definitely the best outdoor activity in Belgrade. When it comes to cycling trails in Belgrade, the areas along  Sava and Danube rivers are perfect for this. Belgrade is located in the plane area with a lot of possibilities to move around by bike. It has about […]


Belgrade Beer Festival

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Beer Festival in Belgrade 2018

Beer festival in Belgrade should not be envious of the most famous beer festival in Berlin. The influential British magazine “The Independent” listed this festival as ‘one of the most attractive events on the planet’. Perhaps, ‘Independent’ has been exaggerating but the fact is, this beer festival is the most visited festival in the South […]


Serbia is not in Russia!

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Distance between Serbia and Siberia

The fact that friendship between Serbia and Russia lasts for centuries is not a secret. Perhaps it would be better to define it as a brotherhood. Not by chance, the Serbs say ‘we and Russians are six hundred million’. But in this case, what amazes me is that many people have no idea about this  […]