Tag: life in the balkans

Walking from Amsterdam to Sarajevo.

Walking from Amsterdam to Sarajevo

Walking from Amsterdam to Sarajevo. Recently I stumbled upon an amazing status update that popped up in my An Englishman in the Balkans Facebook feed. Eva Smeele, a lady from Amsterdam,… Read More

Browns and Golds in the Village

Browns and Golds in the Village

Browns and Golds in the Village. The 12th of November, and the evenings get darker and earlier as time moves towards the shortest day in the year. Someway off yet… Read More

Pyramids in Central Bosnia and Herzegovina

Pyramids in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Pyramids in Bosnia and Herzegovina. There has been a lot, both said and written, about the discovery, back in 2005, of pyramids in the Visoko area of central Bosnia and… Read More

Impressions of Banja Luka | October 2017.

Impressions of Banja Luka

Impressions of Banja Luka. I think that my views on both living here in the Western Balkans, and the greater Banja Luka area in particular, are quite well known. I… Read More

My Life in the Balkans

My Life in the Balkans

My Life in the Balkans. It’s the first November Sunday morning here in the village. Heavy dew on the ground, a clear blue sky, decidedly chilly and the smell of… Read More