Kosovo

Pretty in Prishtina: A Beauty Guide for Kosovo’s Capital

Beauty and fashion are topics I don’t cover much at all on this blog because they don’t have much to do with travel but, in the case of Kosovo, I have found them to be an […]

Some Good News, Some Bad News, and the Journey to Valbona, Northern Albania

A journey to Valbona in Northern Albania was something that was high on my list to do since I first learned about Quku i Valbonës and the magnanimous Catherine and her […]

Things to Do in Gjakova, Western Kosovo (aka Gjakovar Gems)

Gjakova is a town in Western Kosovo that is often overlooked by travelers – or at least quickly passed through en route to Northern Albania/Lake Koman and as a halfway […]

Scenes From a Day Trip to Mitrovica – Kosovo’s Divided City

It’s funny to think back sometimes on your preconceptions of a place before you ever visited and compare what you expected it would be to what you actually found when […]

A Magical Ferry Ride on Lake Koman, Northern Albania

As a new resident of Kosovo, I was delighted to learn that Liqenin e Komani, or Lake Koman, was just across the border from me now and an easy road trip […]

The Blonde Gypsy…MOVED TO THE BALKANS!

There has been a sort of standstill around these parts as well as in The Blonde Gypsy social media world over the past six months if you’ve been following any […]

A Little Kosovo Fauxtography

A place that is likely to stir up a variety of emotions given its history, especially recent; a country that at present is only recognized by 111 UN member states […]

Sounds from Kosovo: An Interview with The Glasses

Kosovo is known for a lot of things, good music not being one of them. That is not to say it can’t be found though which is why I was […]

The Blonde Gypsy is Walking Via Dinarica!

If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the past few years as a vagablonde, it’s that life really does work in mysterious ways. Mysterious ways that always lead you to […]

Traveling to Kosovo via Skopje, Macedonia

So you want to go to Kosovo. Then I highly recommend doing so via Skopje, Macedonia. Traveling between Skopje and Pristina or Skopje and Prizren by bus is extremely easy, […]

The Blonde Gypsy is Back in the Balkans!

I’m very happy to announce that the Blonde Gypsy has finally made her return to the Balkans! It’s been over a year and a half since I was in Bosnia-Herzegovina […]