Traffic Terror in Tirana

Traffic Terror in Tirana

“Man, I love this country! Something crazy’s always happening!” My guide was on edge as he weaved the car through the mad, mad traffic of Tirana, on edge for fear of crashing and with pure, reckless joy at the mayhem he was part of it. There are no...
The Walls of Kotor

The Walls of Kotor

“More Rakija!”, “More Rakija!” Wild cries rose from the table in the back of the dingy, smoke filled bar hidden deep behind the ageing walls of the Montenegrin town of Kotor.  The Old Town Hostel had brought me to the harrowing...
The NATO Ruins Of Belgrade

The NATO Ruins Of Belgrade

AmongstĀ the lively and crowded streets of central Belgrade, it’s easy to forget that this was once a city at war. The city has moved on since the 1999 NATO bombing campaign hitĀ Serbia, but the ruins of the conflict have been left heaped along the roadsides,...