Foodie Heaven, Balkan Style

I must admit, I had low food expectations of the Balkans. Courtesy of “The Balkan Grill”, a favorite university hang during my student days in Sydney, I knew there would be big portions of grilled meat. But beyond that I guess I had just assumed Balkan cuisine would […]

A day in Montenegro.

Regular readers of this blog will know that I am a bit of a Tintin fanatic. I first encountered these animated story books at age eight, in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the kid’s section of the local library. I have loved them ever since. Today, one of my […]

You say Dubrovnik….

There is something inexplicably attractive about old walls. Take any random town, surround it with an old wall, and the place will suddenly become exponentially more appealing to visitors. A rule that seems to holds true even if the wall in question is a dilapidated ruin, although the […]