The secret of the Ohrid Pearl

The secret of the Ohrid Pearl

The pearl is a symbol of beauty, love, marriage, clean, wealth, virginity and perfection. Throughout history, the pearl, with its warm inner glow, has been one of the most highly prized and wanted gems. Countless references to the pearl can be found in the religions and mythology from the earliest times. The ancient Egyptians were buried [...]

The Highest Town on the Balkan

The Highest Town on the Balkan

There are some places where no matter of the technological development you can still see and feel the tradition. People are living in a modern way on one side and adapting to the nature on the other. Lying on the western side of the mountain edge, spread in amphitheatrical shape, the small mountain town Krusevo [...]

Courage to be me

Courage to be me

I'm relatively new to blogging and probably I still don't have enough self-confidence in writing. It was a complicated process for most of the posts that I wrote till now. I wanted to have photographed the places or things I was writing about, or even to make a small or bigger research on the internet [...]

Chicago Botanic Garden – a paradise for all senses

Chicago Botanic Garden – a paradise for all senses

There are places where nature and the human have worked together and created such a beauty that we can admire and enjoy with all our senses. In response to the weekly photo challenge sweet the first thing that comes to my mind are the hundreds of photos made with my children. I choose this photo [...]

I don’t celebrate Valentine, I celebrate St. Tryphon

Today is a special day, it's Valentine. People are celebrating the love, giving cards with love messages to each other, roses, chocolates, teddy bears, jewelry... Only on this day, a woman will not get suspicious why her beloved one is giving her roses. What many people don't know is that on this day there is another holiday. Two [...]

The Ancient Theater in Ohrid

The Ancient Theater in Ohrid

There is something fascinating in all those remains of buildings from the ancient period. Every little stone found in this places is a witness to so many events, part of the history. Most of the ancient cities had their own theaters. When tourists are visiting Ohrid and they see the theater a common question is: "Is [...]

Beginning of a week full of challenges – Believe and you will succeed

"Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is to continue that counts."  - Winston Churchill When I started with blogging my plan was to blog at least once a week. And I remained consistent so far, only that I have a feeling it's not enough anymore. I want to use this period of [...]