Tag: tourism

Belgrade Bacchanalia: Sex, Drugs and Despair in the World’s Best New Berlin

If all the hype is to be believed, Belgrade is the new Berlin. But is it?Belgrade’s alleged “hipness” has been a subject of fascination for the international media for about 12 years now, creating an often cringeworthy genre. Articles with headlines like “Bloc Party: Post-War Belgrade is Radically Reinventing Itself” (The New…


Historic and Cultural Preservation in Bosnia: Abandoned and Forgotten

Bosnia-Herzegovina is currently experiencing one of the largest tourism growth rates of any country in the world. But is it squandering this opportunity by failing to protect its historic and cultural heritage? In 1984 the world came together in Sarajevo to celebrate the winter Olympics. Over 1,200 athletes from 49 nations, journalists, and…