This website is an archive from 2016

This site was actively maintained from 2006 to 2016. Since then I have kept it online for historical interest, but have made no further updates. Much of the information in these pages is now incorrect or obsolete.

Serbia | A Closer Look

Sava River, Belgrade


There's more to Belgrade than nightlife, you know. This article points out the highlights of the city, with suggested excursions in the surrounding area.

Dunavska Street, Novi Sad


Find out more about Novi Sad, the cosmopolitan capital of Vojvodina, nearby Sremski Karlovci, and other places to visit in Vojvodina.

Mileseva Monastery

Southwestern Serbia

Many travellers pass quickly through the rolling hills between Belgrade and Montenegro, but for those with more time there are plenty of interesting places to be discovered.

Example of a Cyrillic Character

The Cyrillic Alphabet in the Balkans

If you are going to travel through Serbia, especially by public transport, it helps to be able to read the Cyrillic Alphabet. This page has a table of Cyrillic characters and their equivalents in the Latin alphabet.