Macedonia

Kruševo, Macedonia’s Hidden Hideaway

Kruševo, a magical little mountaintop town in western Macedonia, is a place that doesn’t get nearly as much attention as it deserves. At 1,350 meters above sea level, it’s the […]

Some Peace & Urbex on Lake Prespa, Macedonia

The Balkans can be an intense place to live, but what I absolutely love about the region are how many beautiful spots there are to escape for a quick recharge […]

Roadtripping in Northeast Macedonia: Kokino, Kriva Palanka & Kratovo

Like ecstasy is to an electronic musical festival, so is having a rental car in Macedonia. Sure, you can still have a wonderful time traveling around the country using its […]

On the Wine Trail in Central Macedonia: Popova Kula, Demir Kapija & Stobi

Road tripping around the Balkans has become one of my all-time favorite things to do in life so after surviving the streets of Kosovo, Albania, and Montenegro, I decided it […]

A Motorcycle Trip to Treskavec Monastery, Macedonia

Eight kilometers north of Prilep in south central Macedonia there exists one of the most spectacular monasteries I have ever had the fortune of visiting and in one of the […]

Hanging Out in Shutka – Gypsy Capital of the World

Šuto Orizari, Šutka, Shutka – whatever you want to call it – is one of Macedonia’s coolest attractions in my opinion. Then again I am a blonde gypsy and fascinated […]

15 Things You Should Know Before Traveling to Macedonia

I ended up spending the most time in Macedonia on my latest Balkan trip and seriously had so much fun. Places are always that much better when you are hanging […]

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 […]