TRAVEL DIARY – The young Kosovo

DIARIO DE VIAJE – La joven Kosovo

When I travel I share some days travel with other tourists, This time I met Lorenz. We share some beers, experiences and part of the route for Kosovo.


Mitrovica, City without law

Mitrovica, ciudad sin ley

The city has many horrible stories, as he told me one of the many affected these absurd wars, where there are winners or losers no, only victims. He told me that one day surprise, in the northern part of Mitrovica Serbs captured at 25 Albanian, They hooded them, put them a rope around the neck and deadly with his kalashnikov himself there, in front of your House, among them was his brother, the place where it occurred is now a memorial to remember what happened there. There are many places like this in the city, each with its history, This single is one.   In...


TRAVEL DIARY – Bosnia and Herzegovina can not forget

DIARIO DE VIAJE – Bosnia y Herzegovina no puede olvidar

I don't want to leave the Balkans without visiting Bosnia and Herzegovina, I'm interested in a couple of places, In addition the long journey by bus across Montenegro from Podgorica to Sarajevo is spectacular, I recommend making the trip during the day.


TRAVEL DIARY – The Skanderbeg Albania

DIARIO DE VIAJE – La Albania de Skanderbeg

Another trip. I go to the airport, I'm about to discover a part of the Balkans unknown. The above image is the notebook that will become my travel companion for a few weeks.


Albanian recipes

Recetas de comida Albanesa

Although it is a tradition of the country to eat meat in all its meals there are some simple dishes that do not contain meat and that you can easily make at home :


The traditional life of Theth

La vida tradicional de Theth

I leave Tirana to Theth. I thought it would be a path of roses but suddenly shared van is not going beyond, Let me in front of a hotel and tell me that there is no transport to Theth, that left me to sleep, I bombarded with new information that I need to study, Press to make it me.


Train steam in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Trenes a vapor en Bosnia Herzegovina

Coal is used to supply the power station. Coal is transported to the plant from its multiple mines with these famous trains and what better fuel to move these hundreds of tons to own coal which is conveying. These are repaired and reconditioned periodically, broken parts are manufactured by hand, with a few machines in the former Soviet Union. Tells me the engineer responsible for plant repair these machines of 140 tons were manufactured during WWII and can lengthen ...


The Srebrenica genocide Memorial – Potocari

El Memorial al Genocidio de Srebrenica – Potocari

The United Nations protection forces ( UNPROFOR ) They stated in 1993 the region of Srebrenica as a safe area and served as a refuge for civilians until it was attacked by Serbian military in 1995, the area was no longer safe. Many tried to flee through the mountains towards Tuzla, without success.


The nuclear bunker of Tito

El búnker nuclear de Tito

I want to see Tito nuclear bunker, Another reason for the trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina.


20 years of the siege of Sarajevo

20 años del asedio a Sarajevo

More than 3 years was besieged Sarajevo by the Serbian troops 1992 to the 1996, ended the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1995 but the siege of the capital officially lasted until February of 1996 When the troops left the mountains.