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Novi Pazar – an Unusual Combination of Eastern and Western Culture

The city of merchants, turbulent history, the oldest sacral Christian monument in this region, famous kebab and mantije. The cultural center of Sandzak district has many narrow streets and numerous shops and mosques, this is the place where oriental and western influence intertwine, creating a unique style which made Novi Pazar recognizable. This multiethnic city…

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Zlakusa pottery as a guardian of Serbian identity

In Zlakusa, a small village exuding naturalness, hospitality and beauty, famous earthenware is still made.Diligent hands of artisans from Zlakusa still protect the four centuries old pottery making technique; earthenware is made using a slow wheel and fired in open fire which is very rare in this region. It is a unique experience to walk…

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Mileševa Monastery, The  Guardian of Medieval Frescoes of Timeless Beauty

On its eight centuries old walls, the seat of diocese of Serbian Orthodox Church, Milieševa Monastery safeguards some of the most valuable and most beautiful frescoes that were ever painted in Serbia. Even though the frescoes were painted in the Byzantine style, in which innovations were not allowed, the artists who painted them managed to…

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Zrenjanin – the multicultural city of the future

Situated in Banat and surrounded by Vojvodina plains, Zrenjanin is the city of bridges, youth, sports, culture, interesting architecture and people of more than twenty nationalities. The history of this city is seven centuries long and many interesting details are represented in the buildings of differen architectural styles. Today Zrenjanin is open to investments, new…

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Pirotski kackavalj as a guardian of the Serbian identity

Using the original recipe which is more than two centuries old, skilled artisans make Pirotski kackavalj (Hard cheese from Pirot), a very famous Serbian delicacy. Pure milk from Stara planina and salt are the basic ingredients for this delicacy and the main secrets of its recognisable taste are the manual production and several months of…

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Ludaš Lake, One Million Years Old Special Nature Reserve

This lake of unusual shape and beauty is located in the far north of Vojvodina.  A rich variety of flora and fauna, rare, protected species and its unusual surroundings contributed to Ludaš Lake becoming a special nature reserve and a distinctive open-air museum, whose wildlife variety awakens imagination. The creation of Ludaš Lake started back…

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Belmuž, The Guardian of the Serbian Identity

Belmuž is a traditional meal of unique taste, made of simple ingredients, still gladly prepared and consumed in eastern Serbia. Although you will only need young cheese, corn flour and salt to prepare this culinary specialty, belmuž cannot be made by just anyone. The quality of domestic ingredients, (personal) experience and the recipe that is…

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Desanka Maksimović – writing from the heart

With poems that caress the soul, ignite emotions, bring forgotten hopes back to life, remind you of your fatherland and encourage you to fight, Desanka Maksimović wrote both her own life’s history and that of her people. With unusual simplicity, clarity and truthfulness this poetess has extended the limits, overcome prejudice and softened the hearts…

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Krsna Slava, the guardian of Serbian tradition

In sickness and health, peace and war, wealth and poverty, the Serbian people have never abandoned their ancient tradition of celebrating the family’s patron saint. Along with an icon, slava cake, wine, slava wheat and a candle, almost every family celebrates their orthodox patron saint, while remembering their ancestors. Transferred from one generation to another,…

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Ada Ciganlija – Belgrade’s seaside

This peninsula, rich with oak and elm forests, different animal species and with a specific microclimate, presents a true little oasis, just four kilometers away from the centre of Belgrade. Because of its natural riches, variety of sports and numerous restaurants, Ada Ciganlija has become the favourite place for enjoyment, rest, recreation and entertainment of…

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Despotovac, the Town of Despot Stefan Lazarević

The small town of Resava county – Despotovac – is located in the place where abundant history, culture and fascinating intact nature intertwine. It lies between Kučaj mountains on the west and stunning plains on the east, which is another thing specific of this place whose interesting past provokes imagination and the unique natural riches…

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Announcing winner of the election “European Destinations of Excellence”

As part of the national elections for the project “European Destinations of Excellence”, National Tourism Organization of Serbia has organized the contest “Tourism and intangible cultural heritage”. This year’s Serbian winner is Knjaževac municipality with the tourist event “Molitva under Midžor”. National Tourism Organization of Serbia has received 40 applications for the competition which aims…

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Vuk Stefanović Karadžić, the Father of the Modern Serbian Language

Reforms, writing of the first dictionary of the Serbian language, collecting folk literature, conflicts with the most prominent Serbian figures and keeping company with European elite, family tragedy and the introduction of phonetic orthography into the Serbian language, is the life and work of the most important figure of the Serbian literature in the first…

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RENEXPO Western Balkans

At the largest, and most important Trade Fair and Conferences for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, on 1000 m2 of exhibition space, 50 exhibitors and 400 conference participants will gather on the 11th and 12th of June in Belgrade’s Sava Center to discuss on variety of subjects.   During this event, Belgrade will become a…

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Souvenirs from Serbia, gifts from the heart

Unusual handicrafts, “licider hearts”, homemade traditional food or some parts of national costumes are souvenirs from Serbia that bring back beautiful memories. Take a piece of Serbia with you wherever you go! Souvenirs as mementos will remind you of your visit to Serbia or can be given to a special someone. Handmade jewelry, licider (gingerbread) hearts, traditional…

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