Kosovo

How to Enter Kosovo Legally

Balkans itinerary

As of the beginning of 2017, 111 UN member states recognise Kosovo as an independent country. However, Serbia still sees Kosovo as part of Serbia which means there is no hard border between the two countries. This has caused a large amount of confusion for travellers who wish to enter Kosovo from Serbia or alternatively enter Serbia from Kosovo due to conflicting information available online. There have also been reports … Read More

Why You Should Travel to Kosovo

Balkans itinerary

“Why would you come all the way to Kosovo?” asked the friendly cook as he prepared the €1.80 chicken burger I had just ordered from a hole-in-the-wall place in the heart of Prizren. I had just told him I was from Australia and he seemed baffled that anybody would come all the way from the other side of the world to travel to Kosovo – a country best known for … Read More

Prizren or Pristina: Where To Go In Kosovo

prizren old town

I didn’t know what to expect when I went backpacking in Kosovo, but after spending a week there I found a warm and welcoming country with plenty to offer. The two main cities, Prizren and Pristina, both have something different to offer travellers and I strongly recommend trying to fit both cities in your Kosovo itinerary. They are only separated by a 1.5-hour bus ride making it incredibly easy to … Read More