Peshna – the cave where the fantasy and reality collide

Peshna – the cave where the fantasy and reality collide

The cave Peshna has the biggest entrance in the Balkans! Located 6 km from Makedonski Brod on the regional road to Samokov it is one of the most attractive natural beauties of Macedonia. Unfortunately, not many people know about it, even the Macedonians are still discovering it, so it is a hidden gem and an unexplored [...]

Things to do with children and family in Chicago

Things to do with children and family in Chicago

"It is hopeless for the occasional visitor to try to keep up with Chicago. She outgrows his prophecies faster than he can make them." - Mark Twain, 1883 Chicago was only 46 years old when Mark Twain wrote those words, from a small trading post at the mouth of the Chicago River into one of [...]

Smolari Waterfall – hiking through amazing nature

Smolari Waterfall – hiking through amazing nature

The mountains are rich with gems waiting to be discovered. If you are nature and hiking lover you shouldn't miss Smolari Waterfall located on the lower flow of the Smolari river, on the mountain Belasica, Macedonia. Smolari Waterfall is the highest waterfall in the country, it's about 39,5 m high (129,6 ft) on the altitude of [...]

#1 Attraction in the State Illinois – Starved Rock State Park

#1 Attraction in the State Illinois – Starved Rock State Park

Surrounded by the flat, seemingly endless fields of Illinois farm country, a totally different topography is found within the Starved Rock State Park. It's a unique contrast that will amaze you with its scenic trails and canyons and for sure you will enjoy the panoramic views from tall bluffs. This amazing park is situated along [...]

“One Pearl” – Please

“One Pearl” – Please

When ordering a cocktail we are buying a promise of a liquid escape to happiness. Meaning that creating a mixture of different drinks as alcohol and juices, fruit, herbs, ice, etc. should evoke feelings, memories and at the same time create new in a special atmosphere. That's why it's important for that promise to be fulfilled. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Being a Tour Guide – good and bad sides

Being a Tour Guide – good and bad sides

Hello guys, I'm about to write about me working as a freelance tour guide, what I like about the guiding and the challenges that every tour guide faces on everyday bases. First I have to say it's a job that I really like and love. It's something that fulfills me and makes me happy. It's been eight [...]

2017 – a year to remember

2017 – a year to remember

I have to say 2017 was a great photography year. I had plenty opportunities to take photos starting from beautiful landscapes to urban areas. It's really difficult to chose only few photos. My favorites are the family photos, this one is from our holiday in Chicago. We took one day trip to Milwaukee and stop [...]